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Crews work on a $5.3 million expansion of the Swift County Benson Hospital. The project includes new space for the Affiliated Community Medical Centers clinic and physical therapy department. It is scheduled for completion in September 2013. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Swift County Benson Hospital begins new construction project on 100th birthday


BENSON -- One hundred years after it opened its doors the Swift County Benson Hospital is expanding its campus with a $5.3 million construction project.

Ground was broken June 25 on the project, which includes a 25,874-square-foot-expansion that will house the Affiliated Community Medical Center clinic as well as a larger physical therapy facility.

Construction is expected to be completed in September 2013.

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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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