Elias Xavier Contreras was born Jan. 26, 2014, at Sutter Coast Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19andfrac12; inches. He joins sister Illyanna. His parents are Laurel Plunkett and Marco Contreras of Crescent City.

His grandparents are William and Dawn Plunkett and Amelia Ramirez, all of Crescent City, and Taide Contreras of Smith River. His great-grandparents are David and Charlotte Plunkett and Don Wilhelmy, all of Crescent City, and Maryann Schnell of Gasquet.