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Voters approve tax for Trinity Hospital; funds keep Weaverville facility open
Redding Record Searchlight

Voters in the Mountain Community Medical Services District decided Tuesday they’re willing to pay to keep the doors open at Trinity County’s lone hospital.

Of 3,599 ballots counted, 2,608, or just over 72 percent, supported Measure T, a parcel tax used to fund Trinity Hospital in Weaverville, and 991, or nearly 28 percent, opposed it. The measure needed a two-thirds minimum vote to pass.