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Mayo Clinic introduces skill for 'Alexa' about COVID-19

ROCHESTER, Minn. (WKBT) - Mayo Clinic launched a new skill for Alexa, Amazon's cloud-based voice service, to put the latest information about the COVID-19 pandemic for consumers. Users with an Alexa-enabled device, such as Amazon Echo and Echo Dot, can…

Clara (Rascon) Letona

Clara Rascon de Letona of Owatonna, MN passed away peacefully on the evening of Friday April 24th, 2020. Clara was born February 5th, 1925 in Chihuahua, Mexico to Miguel and Carmenita Rascon. She studied accounting at the Universidad Autonoma de…

Louise A. (Viktora) Hahn

Louise A. Hahn, age 81, of Spring Valley, MN died on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at her home. Louise Alice Viktora was born on February 24, 1939 to James and Minnie Viktora. She was united in marriage to Darrell Hahn…

Gordon R. Ballard

Gordon R. Ballard, 95 of Winona, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at Providence Place Assisted Living, Minneapolis, MN. He was preceded in death by his wife, June Elaine (Fleming) Ballard Services entrusted to Fawcett Junker Funeral Home & Crematory,…

Helen May Pfeiffer

Helen Pfeiffer, age 80, of Neillsville, WI died Saturday, April 25, 2020 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, WI.   Helen May Champeny was born on May 2, 1939 in Waukegan, IL the daughter…

Michael J. Walter

Michael J. Walter, 70, of La Crescent, died on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at the Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse. He was born in La Crosse on June 8, 1949 to Vernon and Rita (Bezpaletz) Walter. Mike graduated…

Jean Isabel Scow

Jean Isabel Scow, age 98, of Whitehall, died on Thursday, April 23, 2020 in the Gundersen Tri-County Care Center in Whitehall. Jean was born on October 31, 1921 in Fountain City to Norman and Maude (Huber) Fetting. She married Maurice…