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A second chance at life: Men receive lifesaver awards for saving man

June 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

KILLDEER — Matt Achter was dead for 11 minutes on Saturday.
But thanks to two local men who were honored Friday for their lifesaving efforts, Achter was walking and talking at an event in Killdeer.
Dunn County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Geddes and …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

CPR, first aid classes slated

June 8, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The American Red Cross Office will offer CPR and first aid classes at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at its office located at 716 Oxford St., Worthington. Continue Reading

Minnesota bill would broaden CPR training for day care

February 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Two Minnesota lawmakers are seeking stricter CPR training requirements for child care centers after a tragedy involving a 4-year-old girl in North Mankato. Continue Reading

Red Cross to offer CPR classes

January 20, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The American Red Cross Office will offer CPR and first aid classes at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at its office at 716 Oxford St., Worthington.
Certification in first aid and infant/child or adult CPR is available along with adult AED. Continue Reading

Heart group wants states to require students to get CPR, AED training before graduation

January 12, 2011 in West Central Tribune

DALLAS – Learning CPR at school has given 14-year-old Olivia Frierson more confidence when she babysits or helps out at a church nursery. Continue Reading

New CPR guidelines released

October 18, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON It was once as easy as A-B-C, but new guidelines released Monday by the American Heart Association (AHA) are stirring things up a bit. Continue Reading

CPR switch: Chest presses first, then give breaths

October 17, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The change puts “the simplest step first” for traditional CPR, said Dr. Michael Sayre, co-author of the guidelines issued by the American Heart Association. Continue Reading