2021's New Year's Baby was born in Penticton Regional Hospital at 6:52 a.m. (Interior Health)

Penticton Regional Hospital welcomes New Year’s Baby Girl

The baby was born at 6:52 a.m. on Jan. 1

Penticton Regional Hospital welcomed a New Year’s baby girl to the world at 6:52 a.m. on Jan. 1.

Interior Health confirmed that she weighs eight pounds and three ounces, and has a six-year-old brother.

READ MORE: Interior Health’s first baby of 2021 born in Kelowna

Penticton’s baby is the fourth New Year’s girl in the Interior, with Kelowna having the first at 1:22 a.m., followed by Kamloops at 1:47 and Vernon at 2:37 a.m.

The first baby in B.C. was born 21 minutes into 2021 at Women’s Hospital in Vancouver.

READ MORE: B.C.’s first baby of 2021 born in Vancouver, 21 minutes after midnight

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