The Tri-County Health Care Foundation recently awarded Leah Weber of Henning with the 2019 Frances E. Raatikka Memorial Scholarship for $2,500. Weber is a student at North Dakota State University pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

This nursing scholarship was established by Raatikka’s family to assist a third- or fourth-year student enrolled in an accredited Bachelor of Science nursing program. Raatikka was a registered nurse at Tri-County Hospital from 1965-1995.

For more information about Foundation scholarships, call 218-632-8148 or visit