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News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
County Commission approves support of assistance program
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
No phone call in the vehicle is worth the pain
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
January 23, 2015
News briefs - Jan. 22 edition
TCHC's Festival of Health to be held Saturday, Feb. 7 The 25th Annual February Festival of Health is a community-wide health fair to be held Saturday, Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at M-State's Wadena campus on Hwy 29. This free event offers more than 70 exhibits by local businesses...
January 23, 2015 - 12:10am
December 31, 2014
TCHC welcomes Dr. Laura DuChene
Tri-County Health Care is pleased to welcome Laura DuChene, M.D., as its newest family medicine physician. Dr. DuChene joined the Tri-County Health Care — Wadena Clinic medical family in August. "We strive to recruit and retain the highest quality providers for our health...
December 31, 2014 - 12:10am
December 15, 2014
TCHC works to improve coordination of care
On the road to her winter home in Arizona, Karen Korpi received a call with some bad news. A couple days earlier, after her doctor insisted,...
December 15, 2014 - 12:00am
November 29, 2014
TCHC hosts MNsure seminar Dec. 2
Tri-County Health Care invites you to a free informational seminar on Tuesday, Dec. 2, to learn more about MNsure, Minnesota's state operated marketplace for health insurance. This forum will be held at the WDC Memorial Auditorium from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
November 29, 2014 - 12:00am
November 25, 2014
Tri-County Hospital is Joint Commission 'top performer'
Tri-County Hospital has been named one of the nation's top performers for attaining and sustaining excellence in key quality measures by Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. The Top Performer program recognizes accredited hospitals...
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
November 10, 2014
Canceled due to weather: Tri-County Health Care’s diabetes support group
Nov. 10 — Tri-County Health Care’s monthly diabetes support group scheduled to meet today, Monday, November 10 at 3:30 p.m. has been canceled due to weather.
November 10, 2014 - 9:38am
November 9, 2014
Hundreds attend TCHC's Women's Day Out
More than 500 people participated in the 2014 Women's Day Out event at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School on Sunday. "I believe we met our goal to offer local women a special event that focuses just on them, the women of our communities," said Kathy Kleen, chief nursing officer...
November 9, 2014 - 12:00am
November 4, 2014
WDC receives second AED from TCHC Foundation
A Tri-County Health Care Foundation grant helped Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School purchase a second portable Automated External Defibrillator...
November 4, 2014 - 12:00am
September 15, 2014
Sepsis: The little known killer
Sitting in a recliner one night last February, Rhonda McManigle knew she was not alright. Her dogs sensed it, too, and their persistent concern prompted the rural Wadena woman to call a neighbor, who rushed her to the Tri-County Health Care emergency room. She had been there the...
September 15, 2014 - 12:00am
September 2, 2014
TCHC recognized for efforts to protect patients from influenza
Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) was among 180 hospitals and nursing homes from around the state recognized Aug. 21 by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) for achieving high influenza vaccination rates among the facility's employees during the 2013-14 flu season. More than 413...
September 2, 2014 - 12:00am
TCHC, public health team up for vaccination clinic
A Minnesota law strengthening vaccine requirements is set to take effect on Sept. 1, just as the new school year begins. Tri-County Health Care and Wadena County Public Health are teaming up to host an immunization clinic for area students entering the seventh grade, the age group...
August 2, 2014 - 12:00am
July 26, 2014
TCHC trains employees in aquatic therapy
Aquatic therapy changed Anna Hinkle's life. Paralyzed in a car accident, the Bertha native sought treatment at a warm water therapy pool,...
July 26, 2014 - 12:00am
July 13, 2014
TCHC plans to open Verndale clinic
Tri-County Health Care announced on Thursday it plans to open a family medicine clinic in downtown Verndale by the end of the year. The not-for-profit...
July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
June 23, 2014
TCHC designated as acute stroke-ready hospital
Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) has been designated by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) as an acute stroke-ready hospital, meaning that it has the infrastructure, technology, capability and training to care for acute strokes. The designation requires that a stroke-ready hospital...
June 23, 2014 - 12:00am
June 22, 2014
TCHC ambulance deployed to Menagha
To better serve patients on the northern edge of the county, Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) now stations one of its three ambulances in the Menahga...
June 22, 2014 - 12:00am