"Chris continues to make progress. He is showing signs of promising neurological recovery. I remain cautiously optimistic about long-term gains," said Dr. William Klava, MeritCare physical medicine.
Chris will leave MeritCare via FM Ambulance and be taken to the Fargo Jet Center. Media will not be allowed to get footage of Chris leaving MeritCare and no interviews with family or MeritCare staff will be granted. No close-up photography or video footage will be available. Chris and his family have asked for your cooperation.
Arrangements have been made for media to get footage of the ambulance pulling on to the Fargo Jet Center runway, 3802 20th St. N, and the transfer of Chris and Emily to the airplane. Media should arrive by 8:45 a.m. on Thursday. Media will be given instructions at the Jet Center of where they can set up.
MeritCare and the Dewey family would like to thank the media for helping tell their story. Future media requests should be directed to Kenny Hosack, director of public relations, Craig Hospital, (303) 789-8490 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.