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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
Austin Hohler, 17, of Alexandria spends time at Children's Hospital in the Twin Cities following a grand mal seizure. (Contributed)
After seizure scare, family grateful for diagnosis
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2016
Katie Coopet, age 17, helped save the life of a lifeguard.
Teen keeps cool in face of medical emergencies
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Dr. Hamid Abbasi (glasses, black vest) is using a cadaver to show surgeons and students from around the world how to perform the Oblique Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (OLLIF) surgery.  (Photos by Celeste Edenloff, Echo Press)
Back pain breakthroughs
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
LETTER: Rural Medical Scholars Program gives future doctors hands-on experience
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
March 4, 2016
As of April 4, Alexandria Clinic's obstetrics/gynecology department will be located on the third floor of Douglas County Hospital. The move allows OB/GYN physicians and staff to see patients in a clinic setting while being located closer to expecting moms admitted to the hospital. Hospital rooms are currently being converted into exam rooms. (Photo by Amy Chaffins, Echo Press)play button
Alex Clinic moves OB/GYN services to hospital (w/video interview)
March 4, 2016 - 8:26am
March 2, 2016
Three 'adverse events' reported at hospital
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Preliminary drawings for an expansion at Douglas County Hospital show the addition and expansion of operating rooms, a new corridor, renovated outreach services space and the addition of a cardiology clinic. The $15 million project could begin in August if approved by the hospital board. (Design by HGA Architects and Engineers)
Hospital may expand surgical, outreach space
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
December 4, 2015
Drug related medical under investigation
December 4, 2015 - 11:16am
January 23, 2013
Heart Center recruiting patients for clinical study of new drug
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Tricia Saulsbury of Kensington is pictured here with her children, Emma and Nathan. Saulsbury recently underwent a blood marrow transplant. (Contributed photo)
Saulsbury fights rare blood disease
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Shown (left to right) are Arland Hirman, past president, Alexandria Kiwanis Golden K; Bill Thoennes, first assistant chief; Mark Bergerson, rescue emergency medical services officer; Ron Moore, captain; Roger Granlund, treasurer, Alexandria Kiwanis Golden K; and Chris Johnson, lieutenant.

Contributed photo.
Golden K donation will help children in medical emergencies
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
February 26, 2012
Patients sought for heart attack research study in St. Cloud
February 26, 2012 - 11:54am
November 19, 2011
Bill aims to get medical devices to market more quickly, safely
November 19, 2011 - 3:35pm
November 13, 2011
Lawmakers call for changes in approval process for medical devices
November 13, 2011 - 4:42pm