Allina Health thanks communities throughout Minnesota for #BuffaloStrong support

MINNEAPOLIS (February 17, 2021) — Yesterday, Allina Health and communities throughout Minnesota  joined together in solidarity  to acknowledge the one-week observance of the senseless violence that took place on February 9, 2021 at the Allina Health Clinic – Buffalo Crossroads.


Allina Health would like to express its gratitude for each heartfelt social media post, prayer and gesture of support for #BuffaloStrong. Purple lights shined in communities throughout the state on Tuesday night in support of the victims, their families and the Buffalo community, including the following buildings and landmarks: Allina Health Clinic – Buffalo Crossroads, Allina Health Buffalo Hospital, Allianz Field in St. Paul, U.S. Bank Stadium, 35W Bridge, and many more. The purple lighting will remain at the Allina Health Clinic – Buffalo Crossroads and the Buffalo Hospital through the night of Sunday, Feb. 17.

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Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A nonprofit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospital campuses, 14 retail pharmacies, and many specialty care centers and specialty medical services, home care, and emergency medical transportation services. Learn more at and join us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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