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August 4, 2017
Seminars tackle end-of-life issues
August 4, 2017 - 12:48pm
July 31, 2017
Maxine Current of Alexandria watched the butterfly she released in honor of her husband at Alexandria City Park at last year's annual butterfly release. This year's event is set for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2 at Alexandria City Park. (Lowell Anderson)
Special memories of annual Hospice butterfly release
July 31, 2017 - 7:34am
June 9, 2017
Seminar offers advice on when to call hospice
June 9, 2017 - 2:05pm
Sue Quist, Hospice of Douglas County supervisor, accepts the Hospice Honors Award from Kevin Porter, CEO of Deyta Analytics, a division of HEALTHCAREfirst, at a ceremony in Washington D.C. (Contributed)
Hospice of Douglas County named Hospice Honors recipient
June 9, 2017 - 11:00am
November 18, 2016
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
November 18, 2016 - 11:00am
August 31, 2016
The Hospice of Douglas County includes nurses, medical director, hospice aides, chaplain, musc and massage therapists, along with more than 45 volunteers. (Contributed)
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 17, 2016
Abigail (left) and Olivia Moos of Alexandria get a close look at a butterfly they released in memory of their grandfather.  (Photos by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
On a wing and a prayer
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 11, 2016
Hospice butterfly release is on for today
August 11, 2016 - 2:41pm
May 13, 2016
LETTER: Would vote for Eaton Bill
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Bob Broadwater became a hospice volunteer after his wife spent 11 months in the program’s care. He has now been volunteering for one year and says the role can be emotional at times.  (Contributed)
A challenge and a privilege
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2015
Nita Killebrew, wife of Harmon Kille-brew, sits on the Tony Oliva custom-designed Harley Davidson motorcycle that will be raffled off at this year’s Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day on Sat-urday, August 29. Charter buses will stop in Alexandria for a tailgate party before heading down for the game. (Contributed)
Third annual Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day set
August 26, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Release a butterfly in the park
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
To raise awareness about the benefits of hospice care, Voyager Industries of Brandon attended the Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day at Target Field on Saturday, August 16.
Contributed photo.
Voyager Industries attends hospice day
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Writing a life story brings comfort to grieving families
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am