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New Washburn Center For Children Unveiled In N. Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Dozens of community members attended a grand opening event for the Washburn Center for Children on Friday.

The new 55,000 square foot building is located in North Minneapolis and is twice the size of the old building, which was located off Nicollet Avenue. 285 more words


Next Session of the Ladder - Nov. 8th: Emergency Medicine!

What comes to mind when you think of emergency medicine? Maybe ambulances screaming by, doctors rushing about, television dramas? Emergency medicine in the real world deals with “stabilization, management, diagnosis, and disposition of individuals with acute illness and injury.” Those working in emergency medicine (nurses, physicians, emergency medical technicians, pharmacists, respiratory therapists – to name a few) team up to help those with the most serious and time-sensitive health problems and injuries. 164 more words

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Nobody Expects Me To Get It

It’s been a challenging week for me.

One little sentence spoken by a dear little boy was enough to get under my skin and throw me into some kind of weird funk (the kind of weird funk, in fact, which makes you want to sit around all day listening to old revival hymns and drinking lukewarm coffee.) I’ve written and re-written this post a few times and nothing seems to work better than narrative. 816 more words


October Session Recap: Dental Day!

October’s session of the Ladder was led by the fantastic folks from the University of Minnesota Dental School!

Our young medical scholars had the opportunity not only to learn about dentistry but also to have hands-on experience in aspects of dental practice. 183 more words

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Shooting on Metro Transit bus leaves one injured

Minneapolis Police are investigating a shooting involving a Metro Transit bus at 17th Ave. & Penn. Ave. N. pic.twitter.com/FJiFBtlhCe

— FOX 9 News (@MyFOX9) October 25, 2014…

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Police: Man Shot On Metro Transit Bus In North Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police are looking for the man who opened fire on a Metro Transit bus in North Minneapolis.

Officers say the man boarded the bus, shot one of the passengers and then took off. 299 more words