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Farmers prepare for possible fall avian influenza outbreak
Two die in separate crashes on state Highway 23
Fourth girl accuses priest of sexual assault
No bird flu worries shown at state fair
VIDEO: Semi rolls
Prep football roundup: MACCRAY blasts BLHS
Girls Swimming & Diving: Melrose wins Willmar Invite; Cards 6th
College Volleyball: Ridgewater sweeps WWT
Prep Volleyball Roundup
Girls Tennis Roundup
Dakota art showcased in Granite Falls, Minn.
New London, Minn., Music Festival is Saturday
'Come Blow Your Horn': Comedy now playing at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, MN
29th Annual Antique Car Run begins Saturday in New London
Grove City man hopes to find success in tough rap business
Fransen — Stock
Post — Veldkamp
Wold — Blomker
Kazakevich — Kettelkamp
Madsen — Grube
August/September issue of Live it! Magazine available in stands and online
Wesley G. Haglund
Morgan S. Grant
Cynthia "Cindy" Sapp
Marlys D. McDonough
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Willmar group to continue working for positive change
Letter: What is Ron Christianson afraid of?
Minnesota Opinion: Strengthen laws to hold government accountable
Letters: Don’t cut gym classes
June 25, 2015
Rozendaal is chair-elect of Medical Group Association
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers Chief Financial Officer Tom Rozendaal was recently nominated and named the incoming chair-elect for the American Medical Group Association CFO Leadership Council beginning July 1. The council is a trusted network of chief financial...
June 25, 2015 - 12:03pm
May 19, 2015
Abrams joins ACMC urgent care department
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers in Willmar recently welcomed Dr. Scott Abrams to the team of physicians in the urgent care department. Abrams received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He earned his doctorate...
May 19, 2015 - 5:12pm
May 12, 2015
ACMC adds Goyal to team of hospitalists
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers announces that board certified internal medicine physician Dr. Pankaj Goyal will join the team of hospitalists this June. As a hospitalist, Goyal will specialize in providing focused care to hospitalized patients at Rice Memorial Hospital...
May 12, 2015 - 1:45pm
May 6, 2015
Tiadjeri is new OB/GYN with ACMC-Willmar
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Center announces the addition of Dr. Laamy Tiadjera as new OB/GYN to meet the health care needs of women in Willmar and surrounding communities. She will begin seeing patients at ACMC-Willmar in June. Tiadjeri recently completed her obstetrics...
May 6, 2015 - 12:45am
January 26, 2015
24/7 assistance: After-hours telephone triage helps ACMC meet patient needs
WILLMAR — Once a week Shawn Franklin takes her turn as one of the after-hours phone triage nurses for Affiliated Community Medical Centers. She...
News / local
January 26, 2015 - 5:20am
January 24, 2015
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
MORRIS — A Morris physician, who serves a wide area of central and southwest Minnesota as an allergy and asthma specialist, has been reprimanded by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice for a variety of misconduct issues and has been given a conditional license to practice.
News / region
January 24, 2015 - 10:00am
November 16, 2014
Forecast shows improving finances for Rice Hospital
WILLMAR — The financial forecast for Rice Memorial Hospital next year shows some strengthening in the hospital’s financial performance, with a projected margin slightly above the break-even point. The city-owned hospital had a rocky start to 2014 and posted a $3.6 million operating...
November 16, 2014 - 10:54pm
June 17, 2014
Jury rules in doctor’s favor, finds no negligence in Dickhoff case
WILLMAR — A Kandiyohi County jury has found that a Willmar doctor was not negligent in the care of a 7-year-old child who had a rare form of cancer and died last summer. The verdict was rendered Wednesday in a civil case filed by Joseph and Kayla Dickhoff on behalf of their daughter,...
News / local
June 17, 2014 - 11:13pm
June 10, 2014
RC Hospital, Allina Health launch telehealth initiative
OLIVIA — The skeletons of “telemedicine ventures past” are buried in the storage rooms of hospitals across rural Minnesota. RC Hospital...
News / region
June 10, 2014 - 11:16pm
RACER proposal aims to reduce heart attack in Renville County by 50 percent
OLIVIA — Digital technology that is making it possible to expand telehealth services at hospitals could have far reaching benefits in the countryside as well. Dr. Robert Hauser, M.D., and cardiologist with the Minneapolis Heart Institute, is hopeful of seeing the technology play...
News / region
June 10, 2014 - 11:14pm