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Ten-day-old Jayme Brungardt gets to be with her family at home after Colorado State Patrol coordinated a multi-faceted relay effort to transport blood from Children's Hospital in Denver to Yampa Valley Medical Center for an emergency blood transfusion Feb. 16. "I don't think (doctors) let us in on how serious it really was," Melissa Brungardt said.

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State Patrol, hospitals battle blizzard to save local baby, woman

Within hours after Jayme Brungardt was born at 7:40 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, doctors knew there was a serious problem.


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