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Zach Gabbard returns to Perham

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Zach Gabbard returns to Perham
Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

Perham junior basketball player Zach Gabbard has returned to Perham after more than two months of being hospitalized in the Twin Cities, according to a post on his CaringBridge website.

Gabbard collapsed from cardiac arrest during a basketball game on Jan. 20 and has since undergone several heart surgeries.

The post on the CaringBridge website said that Gabbard and his family "made a surprise entrance into the middle school during the Spring Fling tournament and received a very warm welcome. [Zach] gets to sleep in his own bed for two nights and on Monday will be admitted into the transitional rehab unit in the Perham Hospital."