Births August 24, 2016

By Press Release

Benjamin and Justine Benedict of Paonia are the parents of a son, Asher Dean Benedict, born at 7:09 p.m. Aug. 13, 2016, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He weighed 7.13 pounds and was 20.5 inches in length.

He has a 7-year-old brother, Allen Benedict. His grandparents are Kathy Pobrik, Jim and Ginni Westwood, Don and Evelyn Morrow and Don Pobrik.