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Associated Bank in Ellsworth hosted the Marshfield Clinic’s Mobile Digital Mammography Unit for screenings Thursday. The unit provides state-of-the-art mammograms to women, and features digital imaging equipment and computer-aided detection for precise integration of image data. Jonas Gonstead of the bank’s local branch said the unit had to leave earlier than planned, but an attempt will be made to have it return in the fall. Meantime, representatives from such enterprises as Advocare and J.J. Mobility were present to make the day more of a total health care event, a concept Gonstead said drew praise from organizers. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)

Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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