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Saturday, April 16, 2016

The most important gift

WADENA PIONEER JOURNAL | Anna Ericsson

The Donate Life Flag is being flown at Tri-County Health Care during the month of April to honor local organ and tissue donors, their families and recipients.



The display is part of a national initiative, Flags Across America, designed to honor and celebrate the hundreds of thousands of donors and recipients whose lives have been affected by organ, eye and tissue donation.

To honor local donor families and recipients, a flag-raising ceremony was held on Friday, April 8 at Tri-County Health Care. Robby Grendahl, a heart transplant recipient, and his wife Lori, were special guests at the ceremony.

Grendahl had a heart transplant when he was a teenager. Continue reading
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