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RFAH welcomes first baby of the new year

Dad, Adam Fairchild; Dr. Greg Goblirsch; mom, Branda Kolve holding baby Makenzie; nurse, Brenda Singer; and nurse supervisor, Julie McGary.

River Falls Area Hospital welcomed the first baby of 2013 at 3:18 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan, 1. Makenzie Fairchild weighed eight pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She is the first child for Branda Kolve and Adam Fairchild of River Falls. Little Makenzie was delivered by Dr. Greg Goblirsch and RN, Ellen Johnson. The family received a goody bag full of items such as a baby blanket, $50 chamber checks, layette items and more.

Jillian Dexheimer
Jillian Dexheimer has been a copy editor and reporter for the River Falls Journal since 2011. She previously worked for the River Falls Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau. Dexheimer holds a sociology degree from UW-River Falls.
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