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Man found dead in yard died from hypothermia

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A 75-year-old Ypsilanti man found dead Tuesday morning in his yard apparently died from hypothermia, according to the Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office.
Detective Sgt. Jason Falk said in a news release Wednesday that preliminary autop…continue reading on

Civil commitment proceedings stalled in Downer case

August 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

BEMIDJI — A second opinion will be sought before a Bemidji woman accused of manslaughter in the death of a 6-year-old child can be civilly committed by the court as mentally ill.

Rachel Downer, 22, was charged with second-degree manslaughter aft…continue reading on

Charges filed over party that led to MN teen’s death

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

MONTEVIDEO — A 19-year-old college student and his father are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly violating Lac qui Parle County’s social host ordinance.
The charges stem from a party in rural Lac qui Parle County in west-central Minnesota …continue reading on

Cautioning against the cold

March 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BEMIDJI — A rosy-cheeked child trudges through the snow on a winter day. With watery eyes and a sniffly nose, he reaches into his pocket to retrieve the house key mom or dad gave him and comes up empty-handed. Alone, in the cold, with nowhere to go…continue reading on

Woman found dead in mobile home with no propane on Standing Rock Reservation

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FORT YATES, N.D. – Authorities believe hypothermia caused the death of a woman found dead Tuesday morning in a mobile home with no propane in its tank on the Standing Rock Reservation, where a propane shortage recently prompted an emergency declara…continue reading on

Victim receives ‘chilling treatment’ after SUV rollover near Chamberlain

November 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

In the two weeks since the sport utility vehicle Vishneski was driving to the Black Hills rolled four or five times near Chamberlain, he has gained about an inch of sensation in his chest and now can use his hands.
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Saturday declared Minnesota Cold Water Awareness Day

April 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The ice may have gone out on Minnesota lakes, but safety experts warn cold water is still a danger. Continue Reading

Study: Theraputic hypothermia improves cardiac arres patient outcomes

July 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The findings, which were published Monday in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association, should provide a model for how other communities can use a treatment known as “therapeutic hypothermia,” said Dr. Michael Mooney, a researcher at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation. Continue Reading

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