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A 92-year community tradition

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Though the menu, and even the location of the church may have changed through the years, the May Day breakfast at Detroit Lakes' United Methodist Church has been a community tradition for more than 90 years.


"It's been held every year since 1919, but some think it may even have been longer than that," says DLUMC member Eloise Irvine, who has been a part of preparations for the annual breakfast for as long as she can remember.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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