Baker City's first baby of 2014

Written by Baker City Herald January 02, 2014 09:41 am

Kristy and James Park with their daughter, Aeris Areyah Park, who was born at 6:03 a.m. on Wednesday. Photo courtesy of St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City.
Kristy and James Park with their daughter, Aeris Areyah Park, who was born at 6:03 a.m. on Wednesday. Photo courtesy of St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City.

Baker City’s first baby of 2014 didn’t wait long to arrive.

Barely six hours, to be exact.

Aeris Areyah Park, the daughter of Kristy and James Park, was born at 6:03 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City.

Aeris weighed 5 pounds, 9.9 ounces and measured 18 inches long.

Both mother and baby are doing well, according to a press release from the Baker City hospital.

The Parks received a basket filled with baby clothes, diapers and blankets.