Thomas Michael Ivanoff was born at 8:32 a.m. on Jan. 24 to Peter Ivanoff and Angela Short. He weighed 7 pounds 6.7 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

His parents are both from Kodiak and currently live here. His father is a commercial fisherman, and his mother works for Alaska Housing. Other children in the family welcoming Thomas are Addalyn and Aiden.

Proud grandparents are Karl and Shirley Short, and Steve Ivanoff and Trisha Gartland of Kodiak.


Scarlett Aurora Baker was born at 10:22 a.m. on Jan. 27 to Eric and Amber Baker. She weighed 9 pounds 2 ounces and measured 22.25 inches long.

Her parents are originally from Utah and currently live in Kodiak. Her father works for the USCG and her mother is a stay-at-home mom of three. Also welcoming Scarlett are big sister Madalyn and big brother Trevor.

Proud grandparents are Polly and Mike Godfrey, and Bonnie Levitre of Utah.

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