First Baby Of The New Year

YAKIMA -- Yakima welcomed the first baby of the New Year!

Aurelia Leanne Zaragoza was born at 12:15 at Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds and 7.9 ounces. It was a complete shock to the mom who was due almost a week later, on January 6. Mom and baby are doing well, celebrating a joyful start to the New Year!

Aurelia was born to Omero Zaragoza and Jodi Hendricks both of Yakima. This is the last of three kids for Hendricks she said. Aurelia has a big brother who is 9 and a big sister who is one.