PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – The first baby born in the Northern Health region is a girl. She was born at 1:25 a.m. local time in Prince George at the University Hospital of Northern B.C.
She weighed in at 8 pounds.
There has been no official word on the first baby born in Fort St. John or Dawson Creek.
The first baby born in British Columbia was delivered at Surrey Memorial Hospital in Fraser Health at 12:15 a.m. on January 1, 2016.