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Kare 11: 2014 Eleven Who Care Honoree: Aaron Holm

By Kare 11,

03-05-2014

After losing both of his legs in a terrible accident in 2007, Aaron Holm and his family knew that life would change and the word “normal” would be redefined. Little did he know that his new normal would mean getting[...]

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12 TV: Hundreds come out to support Brooklyn Center soldier

By Delane Cleveland, 12 TV

10-29-2012

Pizza parties are always cause for celebration, but it’s the sacrifice Marco Solt made for his country, that packed people into Sammy’s Pizza in Brooklyn Park Saturday morning. “Well, I’ve had a lot of friends and family in the military[...]

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FOX 9: Wiggle Your Toes Foundation offers help to Boston Marathon amputees

By Scott Wasserman , FOX 9

04-16-2013

There will undoubtedly be difficult days ahead for many of those wounded in the Boston Marathon bombing, but one local organization is stepping up to help those whose lives have been changed forever. The Wiggle Your Toes Foundation, which was[...]

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NBC News: Amputees fight for insurers to cover prostheses

By Associated Press, NBC News

09-06-2008

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. — After bone cancer forced the amputation of her right leg below the knee, Eileen Casey got even more bad news: Her insurer told her that she had spent her $10,000 lifetime coverage limit on her temporary[...]

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KARE 11: Minneapolis mugging victim now helping other amputees

By Renee Tessman, KARE 11

02-17-2010

MINNEAPOLIS — Rob Rieckenberg was walking along the tracks that run under Washington Avenue in downtown Minneapolis about four-an-a-half years ago when his life changed forever. Rieckenberg said, “I was wrong place wrong time.” He was taking a shortcut from[...]

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KARE 11: Minn. 5th grader Nick Nelson steps up for prosthetic limb bill

By John Croman, KARE 11

02-26-2010

Saint Paul, MN — Nick Nelson, and 11-year-old double leg amputee, had visited the State Capitol before on a school field trip. Thursday’s journey to Minnesota’s seat of government was completely different. The 5th grader from Lillydale was there to[...]

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