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January 11, 2017
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Cardiac arrest sufferers may have better survival odds if a bystander at the scene performs CPR before an ambulance arrives, a Danish study found. Bystander CPR generally won't restore a normal heart rhythm, but it can buy time by maintaining blood flow to vital organs.
Bystander CPR may boost survival odds when ambulance delayed
January 11, 2017 - 10:46pm
March 19, 2016
During Monday meeting, city to recognize Willmar teen for lifesaving action
March 19, 2016 - 12:01am
February 16, 2016
Nick Stien, 16, of Willmar accepts the award from the City of Willmar for his quick action performing CPR. (SUBMITTED)
Willmar teen saves man’s life
February 16, 2016 - 12:02am
May 1, 2015
Jeron Baalson used his Boy Scout skills to perform CPR on his school van driver, who had a heart attack as he was driving Jeron home from school. Although the driver later died, Jeron is being praised for responding in a crisis and doing his best to save a life. Tribune/Carolyn Lange
Trauma, tragedy, bravery: New London Boy Scout honored for attempts to save bus driver
May 1, 2015 - 11:09pm
March 30, 2015
Participants in a Monday celebration are shown posing for a photo, from left: Tracy Oevermann, EMT with the Willmar Ambulance Service; Barry Carlson; Kathy Carlson; Lonnie Lapolice, Willmar Ambulance EMT. CPR by his wife and the response of emergency medical crews helped save Barry, 62, after he had a near-fatal heart attack in February. TRIBUNE/Anne Polta
‘And down he went:’ CPR, team response save life of retired Willmar teacher
March 30, 2015 - 11:03pm
December 2, 2014
Pam Peterson, right, laughs as her husband, Mark, jokes with the two men who saved his life this fall by performing CPR on him after he collapsed from cardiac arrest in a restaurant. Justin Klein, left, and Luke Cruze were given life-saving awards Tuesday during the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners meeting.
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office honors two quick-thinking men who saved a fellow diner at a café this fall
December 2, 2014 - 11:08pm
February 12, 2014
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Video: ACGC students learn CPR
February 12, 2014 - 1:06pm
February 11, 2014
Jordyn Bernstien, center, and otherstudents  were practicing CPR compressions Tuesday at ACGC High School in Grove City. During the week of Valentines Day, all ACGC students in grades 7-12 are learning how to do CPR and how to use the Automatic External Defibrillator. Starting in 2014-15, all 7-12 grade students in Minnesota will be required to be trained to use CPR and AED. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Entire ACGC High School learns CPR during week of Valentine’s Day; training to become mandatory
February 11, 2014 - 11:38pm