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November 05, 2013


Myra Jane Shorthouse was born to Dom and Carrie Shorthouse of Melbourne, Australia, at 11:22 p.m. on Oct. 5 at Mercy Hospital for Women in Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia.

She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Myra joins Leyla, 2.

Grandparents are Don and Delores Rodenfels of Dallas and Blake and Irene Shorthouse of Melbourne.

Great-grandparents are Mary Shorthouse of Auckland, New Zealand, Howard Plaschka of Portland and Martha Rodenfels of Cleveland.


Ethan Xavier Hunt was born to Adam Hunt and Lisa Wood of West Salem at 3:15 a.m. on Oct. 18 at Silverton Hospital Family Birth Center.

He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19¾ inches long.

Ethan joins Emily, 3.

Grandparents are Diane Hunt of Dallas, Theresa McCartt of West Salem, Jerry Wood of Port Orford and Kim Case of Salem.

Great-grandparents are Jerry and Lynda Wood of Sutherlin and Les Adkins of Salem.


Olivia Lou Peterson was born to Weston and Morgan Peterson of Salem at 1:53 a.m. on Oct. 30 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

She weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Olivia joins Addison, 5.

Grandparents are Mary Lou Warren of Independence and Mike Connor of Salem.

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