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First baby of the new year at Lakewood

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Twenty-thirteen brings the celebration of birth for William Chew and Andrea Blake of Sartell, who welcomed their new baby girl, Avalene Junette into the world Jan. 3.


The first baby of the New Year at Lakewood Health System, Avalene was born at 3:23 p.m. and weighed in at 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 20 and a half inches.

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