Laura and Kea Callison of Winters announce the birth of their twin daughters, Leah Kanani and Kassidy Kalena Callison. Leah arrived first at 6:06 p.m. and was followed by Kassidy at 6:13 p.m. on Feb. 5, 2022 at Kaiser in Roseville. At birth, Leah weighed five pounds, seven ounces and Kassidy weighed five pounds, eight ounces. They are fraternal twins and join big sister Brooke Callison. Paternal grandparents are Stillman David Callison Jr. and Kathleen Callison of Winters. Maternal grandparents are John and Janis McLean of Gold River, Calif.
Winters once boasted a prosperous Japanese community, which tragically burned on Aug. 1, 1942 when the United States was celebrating victory over Japan. While the cause of the fire has never been determined, Winters saw discrimination toward Japanese Americans following the war.