Brody Helget, born Jan. 16, is the first baby born at the Sleepy Eye Medical Center in 2014.

Brody Helget, born Jan. 16, is the first baby born at the Sleepy Eye Medical Center in 2014.

He was delivered by Dr. Harman Dhaliwal at 5:28 p.m. His parents are Keith Helget and Melinda Braulick of Comfrey. His grandparents are Richard Helget and the late Diane Helget, and Lorie Tauer and Luke Tauer.

Brody weighed in at 5 lb., 7 oz. and was 19 inches long.

Brody joins sister Maranda, 12, and brother Jadon, 15.

Keith works for Carr’s Tree Service and Melinda works at BIC-APP.

As is the local tradition, many Sleepy Eye businesses will contribute gifts to the happy parents.