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National Guard soldiers returning to Willmar on Saturday after 10-month deployment

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January 28, 2012
Vision for future of local health care unveiled to Willmar, Minn., area providers
January 28, 2012 - 12:00am
January 21, 2012
Sam Hanson, 14, front, and Jon Onnen, 18, practice a one-ski-slide exercise with the Willmar Ski Team Friday on the pond in front of the Willmar High School. Ski instructors said that this was "the best snow" that the team has had to practice on so far this season. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Best snow
January 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 27, 2011
Willmar Affiliated Community Medical Center's Dr. Bruce Keppen, a pain specialist, fills out paper work between surgeries Dec. 20 at the Willmar Surgery Center. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
City notches up some banner years for doctor recruitment
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
April 29, 2011
Editorial: Practice tornado safety is critical
April 29, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2010
Business Calendar
November 2, 2010 - 12:00am
Clinics will soon begin offering flu shots. AP Photo
Local medical providers are getting prepared to offer 2010-11 version of the influenza vaccine to patients
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
Lisa Bjornson paints the clinic in Atwater that beginning May 4 will be served by a nurse practitioner from Willmar's Family Practice Medical Center. The move occurs one year after Atwater's only doctor, Stephen Olsen, retired, forcing residents to drive elsewhere to receive care. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Family Practice nurse practitioner to begin seeing patients in small town
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am
December 18, 2009
Demand for H1N1 shot is on the rise at local clinics, officials say
December 18, 2009 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Atwater City Council looks to Family Practice Medical Center to staff its clinic
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 17, 2009
Providers say now is the time to get regular flu vaccine
September 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 5, 2009
Although rural areas struggle to recruit docs, region having little difficulty
May 5, 2009 - 12:00am
Rice Memorial Hospital, Affiliated Community Medical Centers and Family Practice Medical Center all have re-cently attracted new physicians to fill a variety of roles, a stark contrast to other rural Minnesota hospitals. Tribune file photo
Although rural areas struggle to recruit docs, success is seen across the region
May 5, 2009 - 12:00am
As rural physician shortage hits home, clinics try new recruitment strategies
May 5, 2009 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Stacey Zondervan, patient services director at Family Practice Medical Center of Willmar, is pictured Monday during statewide teleconference briefing on the swine flu outbreak that has been confirmed in the U.S. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Local health officials hike monitoring, preparation for swine flu
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 18, 2009
Report looks at area health care disparities
April 18, 2009 - 12:00am
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