Government
3:40 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle home after suffering a mild stroke

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle has been released from Methodist Hospital.

Mayor Suttleā€™s spokeswoman, Aida Amoura, says Suttle was given a clean bill of health after tests Wednesday morning. Suttle suffered a mild stroke Friday while on an economic development tour. He was treated at a Naas, Ireland, hospital over the weekend for dehydration and a spike in blood pressure.

Mayor Suttle returned to Omaha Monday night via air ambulance and was admitted to Methodist Hospital for tests.

Suttle has scheduled a news conference for 11 am Monday to discuss his health situation, as well as the 2013 budget.

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