First Mad River Hospital baby of 2018

ARCATA– On Monday, we showed you the first New Year’s baby born in Humboldt County. On Tuesday, we visited Mad River Community Hospital for their first baby born in 2018.

Here’s Ethan Michael Joseph Minard weighting eight pounds, 12 ounces. he was born at 7:21 Monday night.

His parents, Jessy and Brittany Minard of Eureka are very grateful. It’s a family that now includes two brothers and two sisters.

While Brittany’s due date was January 8, she knew Ethan would be born on New Years.