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Facebook a lifeline when former MN couple needs help in remote Alaska homestead

Duane and Rena Ose left a remote homestead in Yellow Medicine County for an even more isolated one north of Mt. McKinley in Alaska. Beyond the range of cell phones, they turned to Facebook for help diagnosing Rena's pain that turned out to be a heart attack. A Facebook friend they've never met chartered a plane to get them to help.
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Duane and Rena Ose left a remote homestead in Yellow Medicine County for an even more isolated one north of Mt. McKinley in Alaska. Beyond the range of cell phones, they turned to Facebook for help diagnosing Rena's pain that turned out to be a heart attack. A Facebook friend they've never met chartered a plane to get them to help.

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