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Riverwood Healthcare plans $21 million expansion


AITKIN —  Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin is embarking on a $21 million expansion project this spring.

A centerpiece of the 49,770-square-foot project is a plan to convert semi-private hospital patient rooms into 25 private rooms. Plans were unveiled at Riverwood’s annual meeting Thursday night at the 40 Club Convention Center in Aitkin. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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