Luke and Lea Ahrens, of Ames, are the parents of a son, Gage Nicklas Ahrens, born June 21, 2012, at Mary Greeley Med Center. He weighed 10 lbs., 6 oz.
He has one brother, Mavryk, 2.
Grandparents are Brett and Kristi Ahrens, Stratford and Tom and Jean Nicklasson, Webster City.
Great-grandparents are Dean and Ellen Ahrens, Gerald Johnson, all of Stratford, and Ruth Struchen, Webster City.