Spencer New Year’s Baby

Spencer, IA (KICD)–The Spencer Hospital didn’t have to wait long for their first baby of the New Year.
29-year-old Jessica Thoren gave birth to Owen Cortner Michael Thoren at 12:53 a.m. on New Year’s Day.

Owen was 10 pounds, six ounces at birth and was 22 inches tall.  The Spencer Chamber of Commerce presented the Thoren’s with a gift basket for having Spencer’s New Year’s Baby.

Owen was joined in our visit by Mother Jessica, Father 28-year-old John Thoren, and Sister Lizzi Rose Thoren.

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