It’s a boy! First baby of 2019 born at 8:55 a.m. on Jan. 1 |

It’s a boy! First baby of 2019 born at 8:55 a.m. on Jan. 1

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — UCHealth Birth Center – Yampa Valley Medical Center welcomed its first baby of 2019 at 8:55 a.m. on Jan.1. Gael Sebastian Arana Castaneda, a healthy baby boy, was born to Norma Castaneda and Eduardo Arana. Gael weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User