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March 7, 2017
Rice Care employee honored with caregiver award
WILLMAR — Beverly Bruse, housekeeper at Rice Care Center, received the Caregiver of The Year award for District E from LeadingAge Minnesota....
March 7, 2017 - 7:52am
Willmar nursing director honored
WILLMAR — Diane Hagedorn, director of nursing at Rice Care Center, was recently honored with the 2016 Director of Nursing of the Year...
November 7, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 10, 2016
Lola: 1909 + 107 = 2016
Lola Schueler is joined by sons Ellery, 84, Laverne, 82, and Harry, 74, to help their mom celebrate another birthday on Friday. She turned 107...
June 10, 2016 - 5:40pm
January 22, 2016
Pets visit Rice Care Center
Rice Care Center, Willmar, residents and staff enjoy a visit from Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. The kittens need a home. Hawk Creek also visits...
January 22, 2016 - 7:08am
January 20, 2016
Shelter pets visit Rice Care Center
Agatha Tauber and a “Kitty that needs a home” meet eye-to-eye Wednesday at Rice Care Center in Willmar during a Hawk Creek Animal Shelter...
January 20, 2016 - 11:15pm
October 26, 2015
Rice Care Center in Willmar celebrates 50th anniversary
WILLMAR — Rice Care Center will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a public open house, refreshments and tours of the recently renovated facility...
October 26, 2015 - 12:36am
September 30, 2015
Video: Balloon release honoring memory of Ashley Rieck
Fellow Employees, friends, family and residents at Rice Care Center in Willmar honored the memory of Ashley J. Rieck, 18, who died on Saturday....
September 30, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 7, 2014
Rice Care project enters final phase: 4 years of continuous construction
WILLMAR — The familiar canopy at the front entrance to the Rice Care Center is gone and the parking area turned into a field of gravel. The...
July 7, 2014 - 10:50pm
August 22, 2013
Rice gives go-ahead to next construction phase at Rice Care Center
WILLMAR — Bids totaling $1.6 million were awarded Wednesday for the next phase of construction and renovation at the Rice Care Center. The Rice Memorial Hospital board also voted Wednesday to authorize issuing up to $9 million in revenue bonds to finance the Rice Care Center...
August 22, 2013 - 11:21pm
July 12, 2013
‘New’ Rice Care Center in Willmar, Minn., offers dramatic change to the experience for its residents
The distances in the Rice Care Center’s newly renovated east wing are shorter for aging legs to walk. There are private rooms and baths,...
July 12, 2013 - 11:58pm