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Burn Victim Heading Home After 263 Days In The Hospital

After one of the longest stays in the history of Regions Hospital, an Oak Park Heights man is finally ready to go home.

07/02/2015

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HCMC Expanding In Downtown Minneapolis

We’re getting a first look at the plans to expand Hennepin County Medical Center in downtown Minneapolis.

03/17/2015

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Bomb Threat At Fairview Southdale Hospital

Fairview Southdale Hospital received a bomb threat Wednesday evening, but no one was evacuated.

03/11/2015

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Former Vice President Walter Mondale Hospitalized With Flu

Former Vice President Walter Mondale is hospitalized with the flu.

Mondale was supposed to introduce former President Jimmy Carter Friday at the annual Nobel Peace Prize Forum.

03/06/2015

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Praying For Patients On The Hospital Intercom

If you or anyone you love has ever spent time in a hospital bed, you know it can be a time of great anxiety.

12/24/2014

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Cambridge Man Blinded In DWI Crash Shares His Holiday Warning

he victim of a DWI crash has a message for those looking to celebrate over the holidays. In 2007, a drunk driver hit Greg Torell near his Cambridge home. He was returning home from the hospital after visiting his newborn granddaughter.

12/23/2014

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Fmr. ICU Patient Gives Back To Hospital On Thanksgiving

A Twin Cities woman is giving thanks Thursday with a special visit to the people who saved her life. Three years ago Janis Houston landed in the ICU at Abbott Northwestern after contracting a rare disease known as East African sleeping sickness.

11/27/2014

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7 TSA Agents At MSP Taken To HCMC Due To Odor

Seven agents for the Transportation Security Administration were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center on Friday morning after an odor was noticed at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The odor was investigated near Checkpoint 2 at Terminal 1 around 9:30 a.m., according to an airport spokesperson.

10/17/2014

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Bicyclist Hospitalized After Being Run Over By Tractor

A 51-year-old Rochester man was air lifted to a hospital Sunday after being hit by a tractor, north of Pine Island, Minn.

09/29/2014

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Catholic Hospital Asked To Cut Ties With Doctor

A La Crosse couple says they want a local Catholic hospital to sever ties with a doctor who they say performs abortions. Leif and Karen Arvidson say Dr. Carl Rose advised them of the option of an abortion at a visit to Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse in 2012. Karen Arvidson also says she was told later she could have an abortion at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

07/08/2014

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Woman Struck, Injured By School Bus Near Target Field

A woman is in the hospital after being struck by a school bus in downtown Minneapolis early Thursday afternoon, according to police. Shortly after noon, the woman was hit by the bus near the intersection of 3rd Street North and 2nd Avenue North and was trapped underneath for a period of time.

05/29/2014

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Man Arrested For Assaulting 3 Hospital Employees

A 50-year-old man was arrested after police say he assaulted three emergency room staff members at the St. Cloud Hospital.

04/30/2014

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HCMC Planning To Expand With New, 322,000-Square-Foot Clinic

The Hennepin County Medical Center is growing to meet the demand for more outpatient care. The Hennepin County Board approved $10 million to buy property across for the emergency room.

04/14/2014

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Rooftop Garden At St. Paul Children’s Hospital Offers Healing

All week, the WCCO Morning Show is taking you stories above the metro and showing off some of the coolest rooftops in the Twin Cities. For Thursday, Edward Moody journeyed to a place that surrounds families in beauty during the toughest of times.

04/10/2014

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CDC: Too Many Patients Get Infections In Hospitals

A visit to the hospital is not always a prescription for getting well. A new government health report says more needs to be done to keep patients from getting infections while in the hospital.

03/26/2014

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U Of M-Duluth Student With Severe Frostbite Heads Home

The University of Minnesota-Duluth student found unconscious in extreme cold temperatures is now recovering at home, according to her CaringBridge page.

02/12/2014

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2 Hospitalized After Brooklyn Park Fire

Two people are in the hospital Sunday after a fire in Brooklyn Park, Minn. When firefighters were clearing another fire, they were called to 6324 Xylon Avenue around 1 a.m. Sunday morning.

02/02/2014

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1 Injured In Wheelchair-Vehicle Collision

One person is in the hospital after being struck by a vehicle while on a wheelchair in Coon Rapids Sunday night, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.

01/19/2014

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10 Sent To Hospital Due To Carbon Monoxide Leak

A carbon monoxide leak forced several families out of a northeast Minneapolis apartment building. Ten people went to the hospital with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. No one is in serious or critical condition.

01/19/2014

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Former Mpls. Mayor R.T. Rybak Released From Hospital

Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak was released from the hospital Tuesday, after suffering a heart attack over the weekend.

01/07/2014

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Police: Man Assaults St. Cloud Hospital Worker

St. Cloud Police say they arrested a 22-year-old after he allegedly assaulted a hospital worker early Saturday morning. Police say Zeppelin Michael Peterson was arrested after the St. Cloud Hospital incident.

11/16/2013

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DeRusha Eats Delicious Food … At A Hospital?

The sizzle of fresh tilapia, crisp green beans, topped with gorgeous grilled vegetables. Chef Jesse Sturm is working hard to offer healthy, delicious foods. In a place not exactly known for it.

10/12/2013

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Woman Injured By Bull At County Fair Still In Hospital

The woman injured Wednesday when a bull got loose at a county fair is now in satisfactory condition.

08/09/2013

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Ellen Project Brings Uplifting Tunes To Hospitalized Children

A Twin Cities non-profit, Keys for Kids, is helping young hospital patients have some fun. Keys for Kids has started the Ellen Project, where kids get to paint donated pianos, and sometimes those pianos are used to deliver live music right to the bedside.

08/08/2013

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New Minn. Moms Can Also Enjoy The ‘Royal’ Treatment

You don’t have to be a princess to get the royal treatment, when it’s time for baby to arrive. Hospitals around metro have been upgrading the amenities for new moms, from room service and special baby cakes to aromatherapy and photo shoots.

07/22/2013

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