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Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
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Rice Memorial Hospital
March 15, 2017
Breathing easier: Rehab program helps people live better with lung disease
WILLMAR — These days, Judi Lauer can climb the stairs without getting breathless. She feels better. She even plans to buy a bicycle this...
March 15, 2017 - 7:01am
March 7, 2017
Rice Hospital recognized for financial communication
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital has achieved recognition as an adopter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association's "Patient...
March 7, 2017 - 8:27am
March 6, 2017
From the classroom to real life: Career event gives students hands-on lesson at Rice Hospital
WILLMAR—The morgue, tucked away on the lower level of Rice Memorial Hospital, is rarely seen by the public. But on Thursday the doors...
March 6, 2017 - 5:30am
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