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Last updated 10/27/2020 at 3:31pm
100 years ago
Oct. 25, 1920
LOCAL HOSPITAL WILL BE CLOSED
The Ritzville Hospital which has been maintained for several years will be closed. Miss C.L. Stegman, who has been the superintendent, is just getting over an attack of typhoid fever she contracted while nursing a patient. She does not feel strong enough to continue the work through the coming winter. "I had planned to continue the hospital another year," said Miss Stegman yesterday, "but I do not feel physically equal to the task. The building is so poorly adapted to hospital p...