Daniel and Stephanie Barnier of Elk River announce the birth of their son, Wesley Daniel, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21.75 inches long
Wesley has two brothers, Samuel and Sullivan.
Grandparents are Mark and Lori Barnier, Rick and Caroline Koch, and Tim and Rose McMillan. Great-grandparents are Chuck and Lorraine Thompson, Virginia Barnier, Gale Reid, Susan Scholle, Janet McMillan and Donna Koch.