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September 15, 2017
It’s been nearly one year since a helicopter crash nearly claimed Miles Weske’s life. In the time since, he’s undergone numerous surgeries, including a right leg amputation in August.  Submitted photo
Couple share positive messages one year after tragic medical helicopter crash
September 15, 2017 - 6:06am
April 26, 2017
Miles Weske, a flight paramedic, was the most seriously injured in a Sept. 17 helicopter crash in Alexandria. He suffered fractures of his C2 and C3 vertebrae, a liver laceration, multiple broken ribs, a broken sternum, broken femur, broken ankle, collapsed lungs and blood in his lungs. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
April 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
October 4, 2016
A North Memorial Air Care helicopter crashed into the trees along Lake Winona in Alexandria on Sept. 17. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Report cites poor weather in Minnesota helicopter crash: Pilot diverted to airport, tried to land using instruments
October 4, 2016 - 11:30pm
September 28, 2016
A North Memorial Air Care helicopter crashed into the trees along Lake Winona in Alexandria on Sept. 17. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
September 28, 2016 - 7:50am
June 19, 2013
Emergency personnel investigate the scene of a helicopter crash in Maplewood, Minn. on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Police say the small helicopter, contracted for mosquito control spraying, crashed in the backyard of a home, igniting the chopper and a detached garage. Maplewood Lt. Kerry Crotty says no one was in the house or garage when the helicopter went down shortly after 8 a.m. Police declined to say if anyone was hurt. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Jim Gehrz)
Helicopter crashes into garage in suburban St. Paul
June 19, 2013 - 10:21am
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