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Curah Lynn Bates was born June 1 at Mad River Hospital in Arcata. She weighed 8 pounds 10 ounces and measured 20.5 inches.

Curah's parents are Lance Bates and Machelle Lehr of Klamath. She joins siblings Mason Lehr, Nik-wec Bates, Segep Bates, Chulhs Smiley, Malena Smiley and Nemechay Bates.

Curah's grandparents are Malena Stewart of Brawley and Tammi Gaches and Richard Bates Sr. of Klamath. Curah's great-grandparents are Bruce and Fern Bates of Klamath.

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