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Isanti native Jillene Gallatin became the new senior pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes in February. She and her family made the move from Scandia, Minn., to a new home near Long Lake earlier this month.

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Though they have only been residents of Detroit Lakes for less than a month now, the Gallatin family has been settling in nicely at their new digs near Long Lake on the west edge of town.


"It's been amazing," said Jillene Gallatin, who was called to be the new senior pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in February. "Everybody has been very warm and welcoming and friendly.

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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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