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Our Mission

Ensuring Local Access to Quality Rural Health Care

"Wisdom of Trauma" Event

University of Minnesota Extension's American Indian Resource and Resiliency Team is hosting four upcoming viewings of the "Wisdom of Trauma" documentary.

At each viewing, participants will learn how trauma impacts individuals and communities and take part in a series of activities that can help support healing. 


The viewings will be held on the following dates: 
   Aug. 16 (11am-2pm) at Nett Lake Government Center 

   Aug. 16 (5pm-8pm) at Fortune Bay Casino 

   Aug. 24 (5pm-8pm) at Grand Casino Hinkley 

   Aug. 25 (5pm-8pm) at Grand Casino Mille Lacs 

Register for a viewing today!

Click here for overview of "Wisdom of Trauma'


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Our Commitment

Saving lives and restoring health is the passion and commitment that brought 18 Pine County cities and townships together to establish the North Pine Area Hospital District (Hospital District) in 1989. These community leaders recognized that fast access to rural health care often makes the life-saving difference.


It is with this passion to provide excellent health care services that the Hospital District built the new Pine Healthcare Campus. The health care services are being provided through a Hospital District lease agreement with Essentia Health.  Gateway Family Health Clinic and Thrifty White Pharmacy are providing the clinic and pharmacy services.