Cancer survivor makes hats for chemo patients

By Kyle Rozendaal, West Central Tribune, Jul 14, 2014, WILLMAR — Gretchen Kray is a humble and optimistic 10-year cancer fighter who has helped fill a gap in the local community by sewing hats for chemotherapy patients who lose their … Continue reading

New program aims to improve dental health for children in 17 counties in Minnesota

WILLMAR, Minn. – Dental caries – or cavities — is the most common chronic disease in children, according to the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health. Rural children are even more likely to suffer poor oral health and lack … Continue reading

20th Annual Foot Lake 4: Four-miler hits its stride early

Willmar notebook: Four-miler hits its stride early By Rand Middleton, West Central Tribune, Friday, June 20, 2014 – WILLMAR – Richard Rasmussen, a physician who happened to also be a serious runner (as in multiple marathons), had a suggestion 20 years … Continue reading