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Community rallies for Redwood deliveries; officials, business leaders ask for 3-year recruitment window

A crowd of 200 — many wearing “I delivered at Redwood Memorial” and “I support Redwood Memorial obstetrics” stickers — spoke in support of keeping the maternity ward in Fortuna during a public meeting held Thursday to take input on the possible closure of the unit. ”This is our hospital,” said one mother who delivered two children at Redwood Memorial. “This hospital means everything to this community.”