Prosser Mom Delivers Region's First Baby of 2014

<p>Kadlec Regional Medical Center</p>

Kadlec Regional Medical Center

It took just 15 minutes into the new year for the first baby of 2014 to be born at Kadlec Regional Medical Center.

Shannen Day of Prosser delivered Declan Christian Day, a baby boy, at 12:15 am at the Kadlec Birth Center. Declan (pronounced Deck'-lin) was delivered by Richard Lorenzo, DO, and weighed five pounds, eight ounces. He's the third child of Shannen and Trevor Day.

The first baby born at Kadlec in 2014 receives e a gift basket courtesy of Kadlec’s Auxiliary Gift Shop along with a baby blanket hand-sewn by members of the Kadlec Auxiliary. All babies born on New Year's Day will receive the specially-made baby blankets.