Aspen Valley Hospital welcomes first baby of 2017News | January 8, 2017 Courtesy photo Jessica Cerise Longnecker and Adam Longnecker are the proud parents of the first baby born at Aspen Valley Hospital in 2017. Gavin came into the world at 2:03 p.m. on Jan. 4 weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces. He will live with his family in Aspen. In 2016, 245 babies were delivered at the Aspen hospital, up from 206 in 2015. Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil. If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.