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Dr. Stephen Olsen, right, listens to Mary Benson's breathing during her recent visit to the ACMC clinic in Atwater. The satellite clinic is scheduled to close May 1, following Olsen's retirement. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Doctor's retirement leaves Atwater without a clinic: Community loss


hen Dr. Stephen Olsen closes his 30-year career as a solo-practice family physician this spring, the doors of the Atwater clinic will also close.

Olsen, 60, is retiring.

The small but cheery clinic where Olsen has worked for his entire career will close May 1.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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