Weather Forecast

DONNA AND PAT SURFACE, founders of the Spiritwood "Forget-Me-Not" Foundation, will be bringing their unique blend of music and "performance signing" -- a fusion of American Sign Language, dance and mime -- to Detroit Lakes and Frazee on Wednesday, May 18 as part of a special three day "Memory Care Tour" that will also include stops in Wadena, Park Rapids, Battle Lake, Henning and Perham. The May 18 performances are set for 2:30 p.m. at the Frazee Care Center and 7 p.m. in Emmanuel Nursing Home, Detroit L...

Sending out forget-me-nots

Email News Alerts

Residents and staff at the Frazee Care Center and Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes will be getting a special treat on Wednesday, May 18, in the form of a concert by Ely performance duo Pat and Donna Surface.


Pat is a singer-songwriter who has toured extensively with his band, the Boundary Water Boys, and on his own, performing at schools, colleges, churches and festivals throughout North America.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

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.
(218) 844-1454