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Published August 15, 2010, 10:31 AM

Construction begins on 70-bed nursing home in Thief River Falls

Thief River Falls, Minn. (WDAY TV) - Construction has started on a building for the T-R Care Center in Thief River Falls.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

The nursing home is operated by St. Francis Health Systems out of Morris Minnesota.

It's on the hospital's downtown campus. The new site will be on the southeast side of town along Highway 59. The 70-bed facility will bring 25 jobs.

“It is a brand new facility that is going to service a large area and just continue the concept of Thief River being a service center for NW Minnesota.”

This is the first phase of a large campus that will have assisted living and other care options.