Ophelia Rain Chapple was born in water at 4:29 p.m. Oct. 9, 2017, to Oceana Audett-Chapple and JC Chapple at their home in Boulder, Colorado. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long. She is welcomed by her brother JJ and 28 cousins. Her grandparents are Bumper and Peggy Chapple of Homer, Shine Herfindahl of Girdwood, and Steve and Julie Audett of Kent, Washington.
A baby boy was born at 3:39 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Hristeena and Fierce Kuzmin of Kachemak-Selo. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces. His grandparents are Anna and Fadey Kuzmin of Kachemak-Selo.
Clay Isaac Swick was born at 6:25 a.m. Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Jennifer and Keith Swick of Seldovia. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. His grandparents are Roberta and Alvin Swick, and Kathy and Doug Giles, all from Seldovia.
Mateo Roger Jaime Bernier was born in water at 1:30 a.m. on Nov. 3, 2017 to Maria and Bleu Bernier at Homer Birth and Wellness Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces. He is welcomed by his siblings Brandon, Cole, Jade and Axel. His grandmothers are Robin Jaime of Anchor Point, Alaska and Cathy Caitlin of Boise, Idaho.
Easton Jack Collins was born at 3:41 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 at South Peninsula Hospital to Stacy and Flint Collins of Anchor Point. He weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce. His grandparents are Mark and Betty Cocke, and Greg and Lori Collins.
Mathieu Levi Padilla was born at home in water to Carlos Padilla and Rachel Barnard with the help of Rite of Passage Midwifery. He was born at 5:19 a.m. on Oct. 24, 2017. He is welcomed into the world by his maternal grandmas Kate Barnard and Andrea Mitchell, and aunt Marissa Barnard.
Laurel Olivia Lehm was born at 5:35 a.m. Oct. 23, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Amanda Angelo and Eric Lehm of Homer. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces.
A baby girl was born at 6:40 a.m. on Oct. 8, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Sue Rennolds and Travis Bronn of Homer, Alaska. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Her grandparents are Tracie and Eric Bronn of Homer, and Shirley Rennolds of Schnecksville, Pennsylvania.
Zaylie Ann Campbell was born at 9:22 a.m. on Oct. 10, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Dineah M. and Greydon W. Campbell, of Ninilchik. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces.
Kaiden Michael Haynes was born at 9:44 a.m. Oct, 1, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Amber Kline. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces.
Zaya McKinley Robinson was born at 11:41 p.m. Sept. 8, 2017, at Homer Birth and Wellness Center to Staraya McKinstry-Robinson and Clay Robinson. She weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. Zaya is welcomed by her grandparents Omar and Judi Robinson of Livingston Texas, and Ron and Ingrid McKinstry of Homer Alaska.
Aili Martha Baker was born at home, in water, at 10:24 a.m. on Aug. 27, 2017, to Hannah and Seth Baker. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and is welcomed into the world by her siblings Evany, Ada, Miles and Griffith. Her grandparents are Caressa and Scott Fennel of Lakewood, Wash., Vicki Schlichar of Marietta, Ohio, and the late Scott Baker.
A baby girl was born at 6:13 a.m. Sept. 9, 2017 at South Peninsula Hospital to Rachel and Jason Allmendinger of Homer. She weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce. Her grandparents are Jerry Allmendinger of New Braunfels, Texas; Joyce Bateman of Kalispell, Montana; and Ron Bennett of Fairbanks.
Camden Jackson Brown was born at 4:42 a.m. on Sept. 10, 2017 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jocelyn Maneval and Christopher Brown. He weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces. His grandparents are Glenna and John Maneval of Fairfax, Virginia, and Jane and Ron Brown of St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Landon Timothy Boone was born at 8:33 a.m. Aug. 28, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Rhianna and Brady Boone. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces. His grandparents are Tim and Cindy Carr and Marcia and the late David Boone. His big brother is Gage.
Otto Cyrus Weber was born at 2:56 a.m. Sept. 4, 2017 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jennifer and AJ Weber of Homer. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. His grandparents are Mark and Frankie Weber of Homer, and Ed Frink of Florissant, Colorado. He has a brother, August, and great-grandparents Gus and Rita Weber of Homer.
Remmik Michael Toews was born at 10:49 a.m. Sept. 3, 2017 at South Peninsula Hospital to Lynnaea and David Toews of Homer. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce.
Keene Zachary Johnson was born at 9:54 p.m. Aug. 22, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to Samantha and Rusty Johnson. He weighed 8 pounds. His grandparents are Terry and Judy Johnson and Daughn Carpenter.
Olivia Marie Day was born at 8:09 a.m. Aug. 18, 2017, at South Peninsula Hospital to James and Jennifer Day of Anchor Point. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Her grandparents are Paul and Diane Barkshire of Anchorage, Steve Culross of Anchor Point, and Edith Hartman of Anchorage.