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WILLMAR -- There's a large collection of prescription medications on the countertop in Pix Erickson's small kitchen. The medications help the 54-year-old Willmar woman deal with back pain that makes even walking difficult.

"I've been going through hell for two years," said Erickson, wh-ile sitting in the mobilized electric chair she uses in her home. Erickson has been under the coverage of General Assistance Medical Care since August of 2008.

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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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