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By Virginia Annable, Hickory Daily Record

LEE Industries President Russell Towner, left, and Chief People Leader Julio Wong discuss the company's new health center in Conover.  Photo by Virginia Annable, Hickory Daily Record

LEE Industries, a furniture manufacturer in Newton and Conover, decided two years ago to invest in the health of employees.

The plans started then for a free primary care clinic for LEE employees in Catawba County, LEE President Russell Towner said. The impact of COVID-19 during the past year amplified the need for the company’s project, Towner said.

The 2,300-square-foot health center opened in January...

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