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Rosedale Food Court Worker Saves Man With Heimlich

John Hall was simply doing his job in Rosedale’s food court around 5 p.m. on Sunday evening. That’s when Hall was faced with an unexpected choice of life or death.

09/09/2014

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Menahga Man Indicted In Choking Death Of Teen

A Menahga man was indicted Friday in the strangulation death of a 19-year-old woman in February, according to the Hubbard County Attorney’s Office. Harley David Leritz, 21, was indicted on first- and second-degree murder charges by a grand jury in the death of Kiela Knowles.

06/27/2014

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Minnesota Surgeon Arrested In North Dakota

A sheriff in Park Rapids says a surgeon accused of choking his foster son by stuffing a latex glove down his throat has been arrested in North Dakota. Hubbard County, Minnesota, Sheriff Cory Aukes tells WDAY-TV that 50-year-old Dennis James Sullivan Jr., of Benedict, was arrested Tuesday and will be returned to Minnesota by Monday.

06/20/2014

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Edina Third Grader Saves Choking Classmate

Not many third graders can say they saved a classmate’s life. But a 9-year-old boy in Edina can because two weeks ago, he was able to rescue a friend who was choking. It happened at Concord Elementary School in Edina during a school picnic. When student Fletcher Dypwick started to choke, his friend Zach Furman successfully performed the Heimlich maneuver.

06/04/2014

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Former Viking Gets 90 Days For Domestic Assault

A former Minnesota Vikings defensive player was sentenced Friday to 90 days in jail after pleading guilty to domestic assault, officials say.

03/21/2014

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La Crosse Woman Accused Of Strangling Boyfriend’s Dog

A La Crosse woman could face animal cruelty charges after her boyfriend’s dog was found dead. Police say the 32-year-old woman broke into the man’s apartment early Thursday and strangled the basset hound, Jixer, with a choke collar.

11/15/2013

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Hockey Dad Who Choked Son’s Coach Sentenced To Jail

A St. Paul father has been sentenced to jail for choking his son’s youth hockey coach in December 2011.

10/16/2012

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First Look: Evidence In Vikings’ Chris Cook Assault Trial

We’re getting a better understanding of how the jury came to a not guilty verdict in Minnesota Viking Chris Cook’s domestic assault trial.

03/20/2012

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Man Charged For Assaulting, Choking Police Officer

A 33-year-old man has been charged with fourth-degree assault for allegedly choking a police officer.

01/03/2012

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Hockey Dad Charged With Choking Son’s Coach

A St. Paul father has been charged after allegedly choking his son’s youth hockey coach.

12/22/2011

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St. Michael Boy Saves Choking Friend During Lunch

A 13-year old St. Michael boy is being hailed the “lunchroom hero” after saving his friend with the Heimlich maneuver.

12/22/2011

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Chaska Police Officer Saves Life Of Choking Toddler

A Chaska police officer saved a toddler who was choking on food and stopped breathing.

12/16/2011

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Hearing Scheduled In Cook Domestic Assault Case

A hearing is scheduled for Tuesday for Vikings cornerback Chris Cook, accused of trying to choke his girlfriend.

11/22/2011

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No Charges In Armstrong High School Case

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office will not charge any of the students involved in the Oct. 6 alleged choking incident.

11/01/2011

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Vikes’ Cook Appears In Court On Felony Charge

Suspended Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook has made a court appearance on a felony assault charge alleging he tried to choke his girlfriend during a disagreement over the weekend.

10/26/2011

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