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Paramedic Jason White: from ambulance to medical helicopter

North Shore residents often hear and see emergency medical helicopters flying overhead, transporting critically ill or injured patients to Duluth hospitals. Those LifeLink 3 helicopters are staffed by flight paramedics.

WTIP’s Rhonda Silence checked in with Jason White, a Grand Marais man who recently joined the Lifelink 3 crew, to learn what that has been like.

Here’s their conversation.