Transplant Recipient Stories

Blonigen_Donor_Awareness_Group_1200_795For over 30 year, Natrona County District Attorney Mike Blonigen has done his part to keep the streets of Casper safe. The prosecutor is known for his strong and eloquent demeanor in the courtroom. What many people don’t know, is that Blonigen faced the biggest battle of his life not in a courtroom, but in a hospital bed. In late 2015, he received a badly needed heart transplant. On April 1st, the DA took the time to reflect on his transplant during a flag raising event at the Wyoming Medical Center to kick off National Donate Life Month. Click here to read the story from the Wyoming Medical Center.