Christina McAlpine and Isaac Cruz of Larrabee are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Alana Marley Cruz, at 9:22 p.m. on September 23, 2009. Alana weighed 8 lb. 4 oz. and measured 21 inches long at her birth. Grandparents are John and Marlene McAlpine of Larrabee and Eva Cruz of Storm Lake.