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MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
3 SD college students sent to jail after alcohol-related death at party
Real state budget talks start with Minnesota two-step
A perm and color for your lashes? New trends make summer makeup easy
Western Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
Report: Browns plan to pick DE Garrett No. 1 overall
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Lavon "Vonnie" Anderson
Edythe O. Jacobson
Marcella M. Stager
Marlys Selma Vilhauer
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
October 16, 2014
‘It has no boundaries’: Hospital, ambulance ramp up travel history screening as part of Ebola readiness efforts
WILLMAR — As national fears escalate about the Ebola virus, Rice Memorial Hospital implemented new screening guidelines Wednesday to ensure...
October 16, 2014 - 11:14pm
June 15, 2014
A new manor: Granite Falls nursing home project moving forward
GRANITE FALLS — Plans to construct a new nursing home to replace a 57-bed facility built in 1958 are moving forward in Granite Falls. The...
June 15, 2014 - 11:09pm
May 6, 2014
Letter: Why no visit from the doctor?
I was very surprised to learn that most ACMC doctors who are our primary care doctor over the years will not be available to be our doctor should we have to enter Rice Hospital as a patient. Some doctors continue to provide a continuum of care both at ACMC and Rice Hospital. I think...
May 6, 2014 - 4:00am
April 22, 2014
Groundbreaking today for new RC Hospital and Clinics in Olivia
OLIVIA — The RC Hospital and Clinics will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. today to mark the start of construction on a new hospital and health care facility on Olivia’s eastern edge. The $24 million facility will be constructed on a 26-acre campus with a street address...
April 22, 2014 - 6:00am
April 18, 2014
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
WILLMAR — Registered nurses at Rice Memorial Hospital made a show of solidarity Wednesday, showing up at a meeting of the hospital board of directors to give a statement about the progress of their union contract talks. But the 20 nurses, most of them wearing red Minnesota Nurses...
April 18, 2014 - 5:00am
February 4, 2014
Frostbite victim moving to St. Cloud hospital
ST. PAUL --The 19-year-old University of Minnesota Duluth student who suffered frostbite after spending a night outside in sub-zero temperatures was set to go to hospital in her hometown of St. Cloud on Monday. That was the word from Alyssa Lommel’s mother, Teri, on Alyssa’s...
February 4, 2014 - 11:57am
January 8, 2014
Former Minneapolis Mayor Rybak leaves hospital
MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak left the hospital Tuesday, three days after a severe heart attack. He went through two angioplasties, with the insertion of six stents, while in the hospital. Rybak, who left office last week after opting not to seek another...
January 8, 2014 - 11:30am
July 27, 2013
Not clear if dispute resolved between hospital, fired CEO in Renville County, Minn.
OLIVIA - Four months after his termination, it's not clear yet if the dispute between the Renville County Hospital and Clinics and its former administrator is fully resolved. Asked if the matter was resolved, former administrator Glenn Haugo said on Thursday that it's "sort of...
July 27, 2013 - 4:02am
April 23, 2013
Renville County Board approves next phase of hospital project
OLIVIA — Renville County is committed to building a new health care campus to replace the existing RC Hospital and Clinics facility in Olivia. The Renville County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution on Tuesday to move the county-owned hospital forward on its...
April 23, 2013 - 11:33pm
April 17, 2013
Dead baby found in Red Wing laundry, wrapped in sheet from Twin Cities hospital
By Anne Jacobson Red Wing Republican-Eagle RED WING, Minn. -- A dead infant was found in hospital linens that had been delivered to Crothall Laundry on Tuesday morning, Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman confirmed Tuesday evening. “We’re calling it a death investigation at this...
April 17, 2013 - 5:00am
April 16, 2013
Hospital executive from Michigan new CEO at Redwood Falls, Minn., hospital
REDWOOD FALLS — The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick as the Redwood Area Hospital’s new chief executive officer, with an anticipated June 3 start date. Lydick, of Indian River, Mich., spent the past 13 years with Mercy Hospital Cadillac and Mercy Hospital...
April 16, 2013 - 11:23pm
April 2, 2013
RC Hospital in west central Minnesota moving toward decision on building project
OLIVIA — A decision on whether to move forward with a proposal to build a new Renville County hospital and clinic facility will likely be made by month’s end. Nathan Blad, interim administrator for the county-owned RC Hospital and Clinics, told the Renville County Board of Commissioners...
April 2, 2013 - 11:41pm
March 25, 2013
New facility plan needed for Willmar, Minn., hospital
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital is preparing to launch a study of the hospital facility, focusing on current and future space needs and how...
March 25, 2013 - 5:00am
March 6, 2013
Concerns raised over Minnesota hospital staffing
ST. PAUL — Rural hospitals could suffer under a proposal aimed at improving patient care, some health care officials and lawmakers say. Ely hospital administrator John Fossum said a bill that would set state standards for how many registered nurses are on duty “could kill people.”...
March 6, 2013 - 11:23pm
March 5, 2013
RC Hospital and Clinics in west central Minnesota launching outreach campaign
OLIVIA — Renville County Hospital board members, staff and supporters of a proposed project to build a new hospital facility will be hosting a series of meetings and open houses in communities in upcoming weeks. Nathan Blad, interim administrator for the RC Hospital and Clinics,...
March 5, 2013 - 11:13pm