Segep Lance Bates was born July 22 at Sutter Coast Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. 15 ounces and measured 20 1/2 inches. He joins siblings Deleyana and Nikwec Bates. His parents are Lance and Shelena Bates. His grandparents are Valerie Thompson of Crescent City, Tammi Gaches of Klamath and Archie Thompson.