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The donated defibrillator will be in the Curling Club in the winter and with softball in the summer. From left to right: Kristen Okeson of St. Mary's EMS, DL Softball Association member Linda Long, Lakes Curling Club President Christopher Steen, and DL Softball Association President Terry Birkeland with the shared defibrillator. (Thressa Johnson/Record)

Softball to share donated defibrillator

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One of the most important lessons - in life and in sports - is how to share.

It's a lesson that the DL Softball Association and the Lakes Curling Club are putting into practice with the donated defibrillator they will exchange between them.


After a player experienced a sudden heart problem last summer, the Softball Association decided it was time to look into acquiring an automated external defibrillator (AED).

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