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Binscarth’s Sofia Rusiaieva Brandon Health Centre’s New Years Baby
News, Posted on January 11, 2022

Sofia Rusiaieva was born at 3:01 am on January 1st at the Brandon Regional Health Centre. She weighed 10 lbs 2 oz and is 22 inches long.Proud first-time parents are Nataliia and Oleksandr Rusiaieva from Binscarth. Nataliia’s due date was December 30th. As they drove into Brandon from Binscarth, she said the contractions started to come closer together, so she was relieved when they made it to the hospital.  The couple has already had virtual visits with their families back in Ukraine to show off their new baby. Baby Sofia and her parents were presented with a gift basket donated by the Brandon Regional Health Centre Auxiliary Gift Shop and a lovely bouquet of flowers from Brandon Florist.

Manitoba’s New Year’s baby was a baby  girl born at Health Science Centre at 12:19 a.m.