Construction starts on new healthcare facility
September 13, 2019
The first sod was turned for construction of the new Dahl Memorial Healthcare facility last Friday.
Carter County Commissioner Steve Rosencranz, Dahl CEO Ryan Tooke and Dahl provider Dale Diede spoke at the groundbreaking ceremony.
A $15.1 million dollar bond to build the new facility on the old Ekalaka Elementary School site passed during the General Election last November.
The new hospital will include long-term care, patient rooms, a main nurses' station, a laboratory, radiology, emergency department, and administration and accounting offices, and a clinic with office space, exam rooms...