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Nurse Seeks Proper Ending To Story From Christmas Past

Maybe you felt it this Christmas — that twinge of nostalgia for a Christmas past. For one Coon Rapids woman, it is a recurring memory.

12/25/2013

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HCMC ER Nurse Trading Scrubs For Air Force Uniform

She served our country in the Air Force from 2001 to 2005 before leaving the military to earn a nursing degree. Now, the emergency room nurse at Hennepin County Medical Center is once again feeling the patriotic pull.

12/03/2013

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Nurse Pleads Guilty In Drug Fraud Case

A 38-year-old nurse from Madelia pleaded guilty in Minneapolis Federal Court Thursday to fraudulently getting the controlled substance oxycodone while working at an inpatient health care facility.

08/01/2013

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Former Nurse Gets 2 Years For Stealing Meds

A 43-year-old Kimball, Minn., nurse was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to siphoning medicine from IV bags at a St. Cloud hospital, the Justice Department said.

03/20/2013

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Prosecutors: Encouraging Suicide Not Free Speech

Prosecutors say a former Minnesota nurse convicted of going online and encouraging two people to kill themselves was not exercising his right to free speech.

02/26/2013

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Nurse Admits To Stealing Meds From St. Cloud Hospital

A 42-year-old Kimball nurse pleaded guilty Wednesday to fraudulently obtaining a controlled substance commonly known as Dilaudid from a St. Cloud hospital, according to the Justice Department.

09/26/2012

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Nurse Charged With Stealing Meds From St. Cloud Hospital

A 42-year-old Kimball nurse has been charged with fraudulently acquiring a controlled substance from a span of over a year, according to the United States Attorney’s Office.

09/06/2012

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Minn. Nurse Gets 1 Year For Stealing Narcotics

A Twin Cities nurse has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing narcotics from patients.

05/08/2012

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Decades Later, Woman’s Mask Still Helps Burn Victims

Thirty-five years ago, an invention was made in a Twin Cities hospital that’s worked to heal the scars of thousands of burn victims.

03/12/2012

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Prosecutors: Speech Urging Suicide Isn’t Protected

Prosecutors in southern Minnesota say an ex-nurse was not participating in protected speech when he went online and encouraged two depressed people to kill themselves.

02/07/2012

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Minn. Nurse Pleads Guilty In Pedestrian Death

An Eagan nurse has pleaded guilty to speeding in a St. Paul accident that killed a 24-year-old pedestrian.

10/24/2011

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Nurse Pleads Guilty In Drug Theft Case

Della Rae Thalin pleaded guilty to one count of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud. She was charged Aug. 22.

10/07/2011

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Nurse Pleads Guilty To Stealing Drugs From Patients

A 40-year-old nurse from a senior care assisted living facility pleaded guilty in Minneapolis Federal Court Friday to stealing Percocet from a patient.

09/23/2011

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Nurse Charged With Stealing Oxycodone From Patients

A 27-year-old woman is charged with three counts of felony theft after authorities say she stole narcotic pain medication while working as a nurse.

09/06/2011

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Nurse Accused Of Stealing Painkiller Gets Probation

A former nurse charged with stealing drugs from one of her surgery patients will serve no prison time, as part of a plea deal struck Thursday in Hennepin County Court.

09/01/2011

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