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Hospice of the Red River Valley to host Lunch and Learn on Understanding Guardianship in September

Health care professionals are invited to Hospice of the Red River Valley’s upcoming Lunch and Learn as we continue to explore topics related to end-of-life care. Lunch and Learns are held every other month on the second Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. The next session will be held Tuesday, Sept. 10, …


Fourth Annual JJ’s Hog Roast for Hospice to be held Aug. 23-24 near Pelican Rapids

Live music and a variety of entertainment is scheduled for the 4th annual JJ’s Hog Roast for Hospice on Friday, Aug. 23, and Saturday, Aug. 24, along the shores of Pelican Lake at 51943 County Hwy 9, Pelican Rapids, Minn., 56572. The two-day event includes a car and bike show, music provided by the band …


10th annual Ole’s Ride on Aug. 24 in Vergas to benefit Hospice of the Red River Valley

The 10th annual Ole’s Ride is Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. The event is in memory of Richard “Ole” Barten, who lost his battle to cancer in February 2011. Hospice of the Red River Valley cared for Ole during his last months, and the family wanted to use the event as a way to give back …


10th annual Sweet N’ Stickey in Dickey event raises $10,000 for Hospice of the Red River Valley

The annual Sweet N’ Stickey in Dickey Rib Cook-off was held on Saturday, July 13 in Dickey, N.D. In its 10th year, the event showcased 38 cooks from multiple states, all hoping to win a Sweet N’ Stickey in Dickey trophy and generate donations for Hospice of the Red River Valley. Four hundred people enjoyed …


Free Community Event: ‘Being Mortal’ documentary screening and end-of-life discussion in Oakes

The community is invited to attend a free educational event centered on the Emmy-nominated FRONTLINE documentary “Being Mortal.” The presentation, “Being Mortal: The Whole Story,” is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the Oakes Senior Center, 207 S., 5th St., Oakes. Attendees will screen the documentary and then participate in a guided …


Go Hawaiian for Hospice Raises $80,000 for Hospice of the Red River Valley

Choice Bank presented Hospice of the Red River Valley with a check for $80,000—proceeds from the 7th Annual Go Hawaiian for Hospice—on Friday, June 28. On behalf of Hospice of the Red River Valley and Choice Bank, thank you so much to the countless friends, family members, volunteers and community members who made Go Hawaiian …