First baby of 2018 within Vitalite Health Network born at Chaleur Regional Hospital

A couple from the Acadian Peninsula can say their son was the first baby born within the Vitalite Health Network in 2018.

Baby Mikael was born at 5:17am on January 1st at the Chaleur Regional Hospital in Bathurst.

He weighed 2.9 kilograms and is the son of Vanessa Sonier and Patrick Dignard of Haut Sheila.