Teen saves co-workers life after learning Heimlich maneuver

Fri Mar 29 20:55:34 PDT 2019

Teen saves co-workers life after learning Heimlich maneuver

Francis Hofmeister jumped into action Thursday when his co-worker Alexa Peterson started choking on her quesadilla. Francis says Alexa gave him a look and his instincts kicked in. Those insticts came from training he had just received in Health class at Linn Mar, not three months ago.

Iowa Humane Alliance launches fundraising campaign

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Dubuque gifted six pet oxygen mask kits

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Department of Education moving forward with process on seclusion rooms

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Secy. Pate to review felon database before elections

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Chief Justice Cady honored at public memorial

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University of Iowa doing research on how children learn words

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