Barrett and Jennifer Gipp, Decorah, announce the birth of their son, Ethan Michael Gipp, at 8:03 a.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wis.

Ethan weighed 7 lb 6 oz., and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Chuck and Ranae Gipp, Decorah and  Ronald and Janis Weier, Platteville, Wis.

Ethan’s father, a Decorah Native, is an attorney at Anderson, Wilmarth, Van Der Maaten, Belay, Fretheim, Gipp and Zahasky Law Office in Decorah and assistant county attorney of Winneshiek County.  

His mother is an optometrist at Gundersen Eye Clinic in Decorah.