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Jim McGee, left, and Tom Rossi drive through a tunnel on the long trip from Steamboat Springs to the Grand Junction VA Medical Center. Although the trip is around 400 miles round trip, the veterans find a way to enjoy the commute.

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Medical mileage: The long drive for health care

Dozens of Routt County veterans are forced to make long trips to distant cities to receive their medical care.


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