Eliseo and Dora Lastra of Melrose are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Samara Elisa Lastra.
Samara was born on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 at 4:48 a.m. at CentraCare Health-Melrose Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 21 1/2 inches long.
Welcoming home Samara is big brother, Elijah, 3.
Grandparents are Fermin and Maria Martinez of Sauk Centre and Pedro and Maria Lastra of Oceanside, Calif.