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Becker County Community Health keeps a low profile, but helps a lot of people

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DETROIT LAKES -- Though Becker County Community Health has only been in existence since Jan. 1, 2005 (when it took over the county's public health programming from Multi-County Nursing Service), it's already outgrowing its home on the first floor of the County Human Services Building.


Yet if you ask people on the street what it's all about, chances are they won't have a clue.

"We're one of the best kept secrets in town," said Community Health Supervisor Ronda Stock.

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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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