The beautiful baby girl was born at Asante Ashland Community Hospital to Talent couple, Laurie and Tyler Davis. Her name is Iris Anne Davis.
She weighs 8 pounds 2 ounces and is 20 inches long.
Asante welcomed 3 other New Year babies, including a boy at 8:11 am and a girl at 9:54 a.m. at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. At Asante Three Rivers Medical Center a baby boy was born at 8:07 a.m.
NBC5 News reporter Katie Streit comes from her hometown, Las Vegas. Katie went to the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism & Media Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
While in Las Vegas, Katie won a Student Emmy for her coverage of the Las Vegas Shooting Anniversary. She also hosted and produced the university’s political news show, where she interviewed Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Congresswoman Dina Titus (NV-1). Her passion for politics turned into a coveted internship at the US Capitol in Washington D.C. In her final months working in the Las Vegas area, she was recognized for her journalism achievements by the Nevada Broadcaster’s Foundation.
Katie is excited to tell the stories of local Southern Oregonians and Northern Californians. Feel free to contact her at [email protected]