Northwestern Ontario is welcoming one of the region’s New Year’s babies of 2023.

Staff with Sioux Lookout’s Meno Ya Win Health Centre say Kreeo Southwind-Kakekagumick was born on January 5 at 2:52 p.m., weighing six pounds and six ounces, to parents Kasha Kakekagumick and Alex Southwind of Frenchman’s Head.

Requests for information on New Year’s babies in Kenora or Dryden have not been returned to date.