Rice Memorial Hospital nurses win major award

By Tribune News, West Central Tribune, Dec 2, 2014, WILLMAR – The entire pediatric nursing unit at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar won a major award from the Minnesota Nurses Association at the organization’s recent annual convention. Vickie Anderson, Patricia … Continue reading

Police Chief Jim Felt will shave off moustache if local group raises $2,000 for Movember

TRI4EVR is a local triathlon and running club that hopes to raise $2,000 for Willmar Regional Cancer Center during “Movember.” The national Movember challenge encourages men to grow moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness for prostate cancer, … Continue reading

2014 Holiday Festival a resounding success

Rice Health Foundation’s 2014 Holiday Festival was a resounding success! Friday’s Snow & Ice Gala and Saturday’s Luncheon & Table Setting Fair, along with a generous matching grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation, helped raise $341,174.50. Proceeds will go to expand the Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit … Continue reading

Willmar Regional Cancer Center offers new treatment for advanced prostate cancer

November 2014, WILLMAR, Minnesota – Willmar Regional Cancer Center began its first treatment of Xofigo® (radium-223 dichloride) earlier this month. It’s the latest treatment option for men with advanced prostate cancer.   “This is a huge benefit for our patients, … Continue reading