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New mom Colleen Sewap received a trio of special visitors yesterday at the Flin Flon General Hospital. Staff from Best Beginnings Baby and Me in Flin Flon and Kids First North in Creighton stopped by with gifts for Colleen and her newborn. The gifts were given in honour of Colleen delivering the first baby in Flin Flon during World Breastfeeding Week, which runs from October 1-7. The items included a blanket, diapers, educational books, a food grinder and gift certificates from two local businesses. The gift program was organized by the local Breastfeeding Friendly Initiative Committee. A Deschambault Lake resident, Colleen gave birth to a daughter, Kenisha Reanne Ballantyne, at 7:37 a.m. yesterday.