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Local and University of Minnesota School of Dentistry officials were on hand for a reception Tuesday at Rice Memorial Hospital to celebrate the anniversary of the school’s clinic at Rice. The Delta Dental of Minnesota also announced a $175,000 grant to the clinic. Jeff Ogden, chief administrative officer at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, acts as emcee during the presentation. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Rice dental clinic in Willmar, Minn., celebrates fifth year with grant of $175K

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WILLMAR — The Rice Regional Dental Clinic celebrated its fifth anniversary Tuesday with news of a major gift: the awarding of a $175,000 grant from Delta Dental of Minnesota.

The money will help support the operational costs of the dental clinic, which serves as a training site for University of Minnesota dentistry and dental hygiene students and a source of dental care for low-income and underserved residents in west central Minnesota.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at http://healthbeat.areavoices.com. Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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