Kristy Elwell and Harley Deane of Appleton announce the arrival of their son, Cooper James Deane. Cooper was born March 15, 2010, at 10:50 a.m. at Waldo County General Hospital weighing 6 lbs. 3 ounces, and measuring 20 1/2 inches long.

His grandparents are Peter and Sherri Beaulieu of Lincolnville, and Randy and Bonnie Deane of Appleton. Also welcoming James to the family is Uncle Dakota Deane of Appleton.