April 9: Born to Ryan and Shannon Strickland of Vernon, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 3 oz., named Kingston Allen Jay. A brother for Jayden, 5; Ryden. 2.
May 18: Born to Josh and Jess Gutknecht of Sherwood Park, Alta., a boy, 8 lbs. 15 oz., named Channing Luca. A brother for Preston, 3 1/2; Cambrea, 20 months. A grandson for Kevin and Helen Gutknecht of Vernon, B.C.; Reiny Mueller, the late Joanne Mueller of Edmonton, Alta. A great-grandson for Bruno and Elaine Gutknecht of Vernon.
May 20: Born to Brodie Guy and Jessica Wilford of Vancouver, a boy, 7 lbs. 1 oz., named Carwyn Roscoe Guy. A grandson for Dwight and Karen Guy of Vernon; the late Jeannie Wilford (née McHale of Williams Lake. A great-grandson for John Wilford of Chilliwack.
May 20: Born to Todd and Dara Roberts of Vernon, a boy, 7 lbs. 8 oz., named Theron Bryce Roberts. A grandson for Barb and Dennis Mitchell of Vernon; Brenda and Wayne Legere of Cranbrook; Ross and Faye Roberts of Kamloops; Dawn and Ken Gardiner of Victoria. A great-grandson for Marguerite Mitchell of Abbotsford, B.C.; Ella Linke of Vernon; Alec Bodie, Margaret Gardiner, both of Kamloops, B.C.
May 21: Born to Alison Coupe and Jason Runnett of Vernon, a boy, 8 lbs. 6 oz., named Elias Sawyer Coupe-Runnett. A brother for Riley, 5; Hanah, 12. A grandson for Sandy and Jack Coupe of Victoria, B.C.; Sandy and Larry Runnett of Vernon, B.C.
May 22: Born to Shawn and Jade Lafond of Vernon, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 8 oz., named Dominic Joseph. A grandson for JoAnne and Eric Sjodin, Larry Lafond and Cheri Folkedahl, all of Sicamous, Carole Lafond of Salmon Arm. A great-grandson for Marilyn Chow of Sicamous.
May 26: Born to Tamara Cox and Dave Schroeder of Coldstream, a girl, 5 lbs. 9 oz., named Isla Victoria-Marie Schroeder. A sister for Kayla, 10. A granddaughter for Lorne and Malanda Olson, Scott Cox, Wendy Schroeder and Dan Kunzelman, Kenneth Schroeder and Donna May. A great-granddaughter for Dorothy and Mervin Olson, Janet and Barry Mattock.
June 2: Born to Andrew and Renay Thorsteinson of Enderby, B.C., a girl, 7 lbs. 1 oz., named Zoey Ayla. A granddaughter for Mike and Nicole Thorsteinson of Charlottetown, P.E.I.; Ed and Bernice Maxson of Enderby, B.C. A great-granddaughter for Jim and Rita Thorsteinson of Brentwood Bay, B.C.; Myrtle Marshall of Enderby, Caroline Maxson of Armstrong, B.C.