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Hastings woman helps save swimmer's life at Lake Elmo


It didn't take long for Hastings resident Amy Peterson to put the skills she learned in school to the test.

This spring, Peterson took Emergency Medical Technician courses at Inver Hills Community College. On Saturday while at Lake Elmo, she helped save a boy's life using those same skills.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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