ARROYO – a son, EMILIO PRESTON, born Dec. 12, 2004, to Arturo Arroyo and Jessie Silva of Markleeville.
BAKER – a daughter, ELAN ALEXIS, born Dec. 16, 2004, to Shawn and Shannon Baker of Carson City
HERNANDEZ CATANO – a daughter, LEILANI, born Dec. 16, 2004, to Luis Hernandez and Lizeth Catano of South Lake Tahoe
HITCHCOCK – a daughter, KATHERINE MALEE LORNA, born Dec. 13, 2004, to John and Jeanne Hitchcock of Zephyr Cove
RICE – a daughter, CORA LEEANN, born Dec. 17, 2004, to Monte Rice and Victoria Christensen of Markleeville