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Peterson to host health care roundtable Friday in Willmar

WILLMAR -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a public roundtable discussion on health care Friday afternoon in Willmar.

The meeting will begin at 2 p.m. Friday in the multipurpose room at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building, 2200 23rd Street, Willmar.

The discussions will focus on how to control health care spending while improving access to quality care.

The event will begin with a panel of local stakeholders and experts who will make brief statements that will be followed by a moderated panel discussion, with questions from the audience to begin at that point.

The public is invited to attend and participate.

A similar meeting is planned for 1 p.m. Monday in Bemidji.

Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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