The latest COVID-19 pandemic-related updates in and around Crookston:

    • Altru is adjusting operations to reduce traffic in its clinics. Altru Clinic in Red Lake Falls, Fertile and Erskine will reduce hours of operation as follows:

    – Erskine and Red Lake Falls: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    – Fertile: Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    Patients with impacted appointments will be contacted and their appointments will be rescheduled during new clinic hours or virtually. Patients can still contact their local clinic Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. for questions about their upcoming appointment or to schedule an appointment.

    For more information about virtual care at Altru, visit

    • RiverView Health is temporarily changing hours at its clinics in Crookston and Fertile.

    Beginning April 13, clinic hours at the North Clinic, Crookston, and RiverView Clinic-Fertile will be 8 am to 4:30 p.m. The North Clinic will continue to offer Saturday and Sunday services from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day.

    To make an appointment at the North Clinic, call 281-9595; for appointments in Fertile, call 218 945-6695.

As a reminder, if you are experiencing COVID-19/Coronavirus symptoms, call RiverView’s Coronavirus Nurse Screening Hotline at 218-470-7983 before visiting any of our locations.