Minnesota Man With COVID Dies After Legal Battle Over VentilatorA Buffalo man who had been battling COVID-19 on a ventilator has died days after he was moved to a Texas hospital amid a legal battle between his family and a Minnesota health care system.
Buffalo Man With COVID Transported Out Of Mercy Hospital After Judge’s Order To Keep Patient On VentilatorA patient who has been battling COVID-19 on a ventilator for months at a Minnesota hospital has been moved to a hospital in Texas amid an ongoing legal battle between the family and hospital.
Judge Orders Mercy Hospital To Keep COVID Patient On VentilatorA judge in Anoka County has ordered Mercy Hospital to keep a patient battling COVID-19 on a ventilator, the latest development in an ongoing legal battle with the man's family.
Mayo Clinic Tops U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals ListIn Minnesota, the next-best ranked hospital was Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern, followed by Mercy.
Woman, 98, Works Out At Gym For Those With Heart Disease RiskThree times a week you'll find Loretta Jensen working out at a gym for people who have a high risk of heart disease.
Charges: Woman Carves Message In Hospital Room Wall, Attacks NurseA Blaine woman is charged with fourth degree assault after prosecutors say she punched a nurse in the face in her room at Mercy Hospital last month.
Charges: Patient Attacks Staff, Security Officers At Coon Rapids HospitalA 25-year-old Anoka man is accused of assaulting staff and security officers at a Coon Rapids hospital after he learned he needed to put a wristband on, according to charges filed in Anoka County.
Charges: ER Patient Assaults Staff After Being Denied Pain MedsA 46-year-old Anoka woman is accused of assaulting a staff member at a Coon Rapids hospital after she was denied pain medication, according to charges filed.
Man, 20, Accused Of Squirting His Blood On Nurses At Mercy HospitalA 20-year-old Rochester man is accused of using a syringe to squirt his own blood on nurses along with other crimes, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Man Found Unconscious After Hitting Deer, Then Tree In Carlton County A 28-year-old Barnum, Minnesota, man is in critical condition after his car crashed into a tree in Carlton County.
Coon Rapids Man Charged with Killing Friend While Driving DrunkA 21-year-old Coon Rapids man faces criminal charges after admitting to driving drunk in a crash which took the life of his friend last November. Kyle Norman Wold was charged Friday with one count of criminal vehicular homicide and two counts of criminal vehicular operation related to a crash on the early morning of Nov. 22.
3 Teens Injured In Carlton Co. RolloverThree teen are hospitalized after a rollover crash Saturday afternoon, which was apparently caused by a damaged tire. The Carlton County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened at about 2:10 p.m. on the 4400 block of County Road 6 in Barnum.
Lightning Strikes Woman, Home In Ham LakeLightning is responsible for injuring a woman and starting a house fire in two separate incidents Saturday afternoon in Ham Lake, according to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office. Authorities received reports of lightning striking a woman at 2:45 p.m. at Lions Park at 155th Avenue and Central Avenue.
Mercy Hospital Welcomes First Twin Cities Baby Of 2014The first Twin Cities baby of 2014 was welcomed at about 12:19 a.m. Wednesday, according to officials at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. Lissa Claire and Shawn Leebens are the proud parents of the first baby to be born in 2014.
Is September The Time For Flu Shots?It seems a far cry from those dreary winter days when the flu bug is biting, but under September's sunshine, the influenza season is on the minds of many as they walk down Nicollet Mall.