Aspen’s army cheers her on as she struggles in the early going

A scare Monday, relief on Tuesday

By DOLORES CULLEN

Prayers were answered Thursday as Aspen Weiderholdt, a 19-year-old woman from Alta, underwent a successful heart transplant operation in University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, but a bump in the road Monday has reminded the family that the girl’s ordeal isn’t quite over.

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