Juneau's first baby born on Thursday

JUNEAU — Juneau’s first baby of the new year appears to be Jeshua Raymond Moreno, born on Thursday morning.

KTOO reports Jeshua was born at 8:20 a.m. at Bartlett Regional Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 1 1/2 ounces and was 21 3/4 inches long.

He’s the third child — and second boy — for Elizabeth and John Moreno.

John Moreno says, “It’s good to be a father again.”


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