British Columbia

B.C.'s New Year's baby born minutes after midnight in Surrey

Grayson Heinrich Jackson was born at 12:15 a.m. PT at Surrey Memorial Hospital weighing in at a healthy 8 lb. 9 oz., or close to 4 kilograms.

8 lb. 9 oz. boy Grayson Heinrich first among babies born in B.C. in 2016

B.C.'s New Year's baby was born at Surrey Memorial and already appears to be a Canucks fan. (Jesse Johnston/CBC)

B.C. 's New Year's baby is a boy!

Grayson Heinrich Jackson was born at 12:15 a.m. PT at Surrey Memorial Hospital weighing in at a healthy 8 lb., 9 oz. or close to four kilograms. 

Baby Grayson, mother Naomi Voss Hans and father Ryan Jackson are doing fine. 

The family is from Fort Nelson but spent the end of the pregnancy in Jackson's home town of Surrey.

Mother, father and baby are doing well. (Jesse Johnston/CBC)

With files from Jesse Johnston

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