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Sterling’s Exceptional Care & Training Center expanding to a more pastoral spot

Home for the profoundly, intellectually disabled plans to build new facility south of Lynn Boulevard because it’s the right thing to do for residents and staff

Exceptional Care director Melissa Francque gives long time longtime resident Ronnie Coon a kiss at the Sterling facility. The assisted living home is looking to build a new facility on the northwest part of Sterling.
Exceptional Care & Training Center plans to expand to a new site in Sterling, off St. Mary/West 23rd Street.
Exceptional Care & Training Center plans to expand to a new site in Sterling, off St. Mary/West 23d Street.
Kathleen Schultz

Kathleen A. Schultz

Kathleen Schultz is a Sterling native with 40 years of reporting and editing experience in Arizona, California, Montana and Illinois.