280,000 Baby Rattles Recalled Due To Choking RiskThe Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of VTech's "Shake & Sing Elephant Rattles" on Jan. 25.
Charges: Man Fatally Choked Girlfriend's Brother In New BrightonA 54-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of choking his girlfriend's brother to death during a domestic incident in New Brighton.
Waconia Student Honored For Saving Choking Classmate With 'Bear Hug'A Waconia High School student is being praised for saving the life of one of his classmates. Cody Ehrriech noticed a classmate choking during the school's lunch hour in October.
Kraft Issues Recall For Kraft Singles Over Choking HazardsKraft is issuing a warning for consumers who have purchased the Kraft cheese singles. The company said 36,000 cases of the cheese may present a choking hazard. So, they're voluntarily recalling them.
Authorities Identify Crow Wing Co. Choking Death VictimThe Crow Wing County Sheriff has identified a 15-month-old choking victim who died Friday.
Authorities Investigate Crow Wing Co. Child Choking DeathThe Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a child began choking on a county road Friday and later died.
Man, 21, Charged With Strangling Man, 64, To Death During SexA 21-year-old man is accused of strangling a 64-year-old to death in western Minnesota in 2013, according to recently filed charges.. The victim, Thomas Dickson, was found dead just before Christmas at his apartment in Montevideo. His death was immediately ruled "suspicious."
Charges: Girl, 8, Says Mom Choked Her Until She Passed OutA 30-year-old Falcon Heights woman faces charges of attempted murder and domestic assault after allegedly choking her 8-year-old daughter.
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.
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.
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.
Edina Third Grader Saves Choking ClassmateNot 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.