Farm family welcomes first baby born in June, Dairy Month

First-Baby-in-JunePaul and Ashleigh Ley of Sobieski welcomed their second son, Lucas Paul, at 2:46 p.m., June 2. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long. His grandparents are Harold and Julene Ley of Sobieski; Jolene Howard of Fort Ripley and Jason Howard of Little Falls. As the first baby born at St. Gabriel’s Hospital during June Dairy Month, Lucas was given a basket of goodies representing the dairy industry from the Morrison County Dairy Association, brought by the Morrison County Dairy Princesses. Pictured during the presentation are front row (from left): Lucas’ big brother, 20-month-old Logan, Paul, Ashleigh and Lucas. Back row: Dairy Princesses Taylor Czech, Sara Herzog and Renee Hebig. Paul farms with his dad, Harold and brother, Steven.