Chris and Megan McAllister, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their son, Colton, born July 27 at 5:24 p.m. at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque. He weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long.

He joins two siblings, Brody 4, and Taylor 2.

Grandparents are Loran and Sue Rausch, of Luxemburg and Mark and Mary Sue McAllister, of New Vienna. Great-grandparents are Dale (Louie) Kean, of Cascade.