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Rice Memorial Hospital
February 3, 2017
Willmar hospital to expand space for wound and ostomy clinic
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital's outpatient clinic for wound, ostomy and continence care will soon be able to expand, thanks to an upcoming...
February 3, 2017 - 8:41am
January 31, 2017
Atwater man injured in U.S. Highway 12 crash with semi
WILLMAR — A truck crashed broadside into a semi Tuesday on U.S. Highway 12 in Willmar, sending a 40-year-old Atwater man to Rice Memorial Hospital....
January 31, 2017 - 4:13pm
January 20, 2017
Murdock man dies in one-vehicle crash
A 53-year-old Murdock man died Tuesday in a car crash just north of Kerkhoven.
January 20, 2017 - 3:34pm
January 19, 2017
Rice Dental Clinic to host 'Give Kids a Smile'
WILLMAR — Rice Regional Dental Clinic at Rice Memorial Hospital will join dental professionals across the country for the American Dental...
January 19, 2017 - 9:22am
January 17, 2017
Rice Hospital trauma designation renewed
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Health recently re-designated Rice Memorial Hospital as a Level III trauma hospital. The designation process included an outside review of the hospital's resources and capabilities to care for trauma patients. Rice Memorial Hospital met...
January 17, 2017 - 5:16am
ACMC promotes Knake
WILLMAR — Becky Knake has been promoted to the position of imaging informatics manager at Willmar Imaging Services, a joint venture between...
January 17, 2017 - 5:13am
Rice Hospital trustee earns certification
WILLMAR — Andrea Carruthers, a member of Rice Memorial Hospital's Board of Trustees, was recently recognized by the Minnesota Hospital...
January 17, 2017 - 5:07am
December 15, 2016
Update: New London horseman dies after Saturday's wagon accident
WILLMAR — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 15, 2016 - 5:56pm
December 6, 2016
Kandiyohi man, 83, injured in New London crash
NEW LONDON -- An 83-year-old Kandiyohi man was sent to Rice Memorial Hospital early Tuesday, after his vehicle was broadsided by a semi truck on State Highway 23 in New London. Jack A. Skrukrud sustained non-life threatening injuries in the 7:52 a.m. crash, the State Patrol said....
December 6, 2016 - 11:15am
December 5, 2016
Olivia woman injured in Highway 71 crash
WILLMAR -- A 20-year-old Olivia woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning on an icy U.S. Highway 71. The State Patrol says Lacy J. Starr was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries following the crash. Just after 7:30 a.m. Monday,...
December 5, 2016 - 1:18pm
October 18, 2016
Pregnant jail inmate escapes custody after hospital visit
WILLMAR — A pregnant Kandiyohi County Jail inmate, briefly hospitalized at Rice Memorial Hospital for a labor scare, reportedly escaped...
October 18, 2016 - 8:34pm
October 3, 2016
Man hospitalized after accidentally shooting self in Ridgewater College parking lot
WILLMAR -- A 21-year-old man was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital around 11 a.m. Monday with a gunshot wound to his leg, after he accidentally...
October 3, 2016 - 1:26pm
September 30, 2016
Across 50 years, bond with patients is constant feature of Rice dialysis program
WILLMAR — In the 50 years that Rice Memorial Hospital has provided hemodialysis to people with advanced kidney disease, one thing has...
September 30, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 29, 2016
Rice Memorial Hospital Fall Basket donations
Rice Memorial Hospital held a Fall Basket event Wednesday in the hospital's Garden Court. In total, 12 different departments at the hospital...
September 29, 2016 - 7:36am
August 20, 2016
Commentary: We will not end fight against mental illness
From school classrooms and church parish halls to hospital emergency rooms and county jails, the impacts of mental illnesses and addiction are felt by every Minnesotan. The numbers speak for themselves. One in five adults will experience a mental illness this year, and half of all...
August 20, 2016 - 9:35am