Weather Forecast

A crowd tossed garments on the ground and led Carrie Van Epps, center, to the school they built in central Liberia and named in her honor, in this photo from one her seven trips to the country. Van Epps, a retired nurse from Willmar, has volunteered there as a health care educator and provider. (Submitted photo)

Keeping hope for Liberia in Willmar: Retired nurse who has volunteered there now watching Ebola outbreak

Email News Alerts

WILLMAR — Carrie Van Epps has fled armed rebel fighters, treated bullet-ridden patients, and heard the cry of children as they were brutally beaten in a country torn by civil war.


Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335