Mina Grace
A daughter, Mina Grace, was born to Brita and Michael “Dave” Dancel of Mount Shasta at 6:34 a.m. on April 20, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. Birthweight was 7 pounds, 6.8 ounces.

Paternal grandparents are Rusty Williams of Corning; and Chico and Janice Dancel of Red Bluff.

Maternal grandparents are Larry and Theresa Halousek of Tulelake. Maternal great-grandparents are Richard and Betty Halousek of Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Shaun Michael Derek
Catherine and Shawn Trapp of Mount Shasta chose the name of Shaun Michael Derek for their son, born at 12:26 p.m. on April 19, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. Birthweight was 8 pounds, 12.3 ounces. Shaun joins big sister Athena.

Sylis Cole
Jillian Brazeal and Ross Hafen of Mount Shasta are the parents of a baby boy, Sylis Cole, born at 11:20 a.m. on April 17, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. Birthweight was 6 pounds, 3.4 ounces.

Maternal grandparents are Rhonda Smith of Vancouver, Washington; and Douglas Brazeal of Kent, Washington.

Paternal grandparents are Carol Hafen of Alturas; and Dave and Stacey Hafen of Alturas.

Fernando Eli
A son, Fernando Eli, was born to Maria and Fernando Ortega at 12:15 p.m. on April 14, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. Birthweight was 7 pounds, 2 ounces. Fernando joins big sisters Xixi, Nayeli and Lizbeth.

Sean David
Lisa and Keith Smyth of Dunsmuir, welcome their new son, Sean David, born at 3:26 p.m. on April 12, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. Birthweight was 7 pounds, 14 ounces.

Paternal grandparents are Dave and Linda Smyth of Mount Shasta.

Maternal grandparents Richard and Nancy Giordanengo of Mount Shasta.