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Mayo Clinic Health Letter: Highlights from the April 2014 Issue
ROCHESTER, Minn. - April 23, 2014 - Here are highlights from the April issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter .
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Study IDs Surgical Patients at Risk of Dangerous Lung Disorder
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a leading cause of respiratory failure after surgery.
When Minnesotans cast their eyes around the region with a long weekend trip in mind, it's often toward the North Shore or western Wisconsin.
Pipestone County Star
Norma A. Shaffer
Norma A. Shaffer, 94, Rochester, formerly of Pipestone, died Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Gertrud Wendelken, 86, of Brownsdale, MN died peacefully at home on April 18th, 2014.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Woman with Parkinson's Disease prepares for brain surgery
"I'm going to get holes drilled in my head next week," said Terry Hertges with a smile.
Fire at Macya s in Rochester
The Rochester Fire Department was called to the Macy's store at Apache Mall on Saturday morning.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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The cast of "The Wedding Will Out" or "A Night in the Nutt House" performs July 27 - Aug 19 show.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Alberta to spend $22 million upgrading hospital heliports
Move over Santa. An invasive species has hopped onto your turf. Yours is no longer the only lap where parents will perch their children for a photo.
Police Still Investigating Sorensen Murder 7 Years Later
Police are still looking for clues that could lead to a suspect. Her death is currently the only open homicide case in Rochester.
National DNA Day is April 25; Experts Available for Comment
ROCHESTER, Minn. - April 17, 2014 - Friday, April 25, is National DNA Day, the date which commemorates completion of the Human Genome Project, the national effort to identify and decode all 6 billion letters in human DNA.
WMC appoints new chief medical officer
Winneshiek Medical Center and Mayo Clinic Health System leaders today announced Robert Flinchbaugh, D.O., has been appointed to serve as chief medical officer at Winneshiek Medical Center.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Reichel Foods expands Dippin' Stix snack line
"Innovation is very important to consumers," Craig Reichel, president and chief executive officer of Rochester, Minn.-based Reichel Foods, said in a news release.
Apathy could signal brain shrinkage in old age
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Family Dollar opens in Preston
The new Family Dollar store opened in Preston last Thursday and has been busy welcoming customers into its aisles throughout its grand opening week.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Reality Check: Minn. Remains A High Tax State
He used the last day of tax filing to highlight $500 million in middle class tax cuts passed by the 2014 State Legislature.
Spring Valley Tribune
Spring Valley youth is an everyday hero
Isaac Hauser is sporting the shirt he and his team will be wearing at the Rochester 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes on May 18. If you would like to join Isaac's team or would like to purchase a shirt contact Amy and Steve Hauser at email@example.com.
The Chatfield News
Fountain council updated on installation of new trail maps
By Gretchen Mensink Lovejoy Rose Voigt of the Trail Towns committee presented an update to Fountain's city council on Thursday, April 3, regarding the committee's intentions to replace maps that are posted along the Root River Trail before the 2014 Taste of the Trail event.
The Chronicle Herald
Why you shouldn't stick cotton swabs (or car keys) in your ear
A woman uses a cotton swab to clean her ear. An otolaryngologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., says people have employed everything from hairpins to car keys to try to remove wax.