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Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam Veterans, along with community members, businessmen and women, Alexandria City Council members, Douglas County commissioners and more, attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday morning for the new Alexandria VA Medical Center.

New VA clinic opens its doors

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An estimated 3,500 veterans in Douglas and surrounding counties will no longer have to travel to St. Cloud or other areas for health care services.


The Alexandria community-based outpatient VA clinic is now open for business.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Monday morning at the new facility, located on 22nd Avenue in Alexandria.

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