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A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Barack and Michelle Obama's' first date becomes feature film
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Weiss shuts down Angels at state
Angels take on Lastrup in state Class C first round Saturday
DL 412 BMX Single Point Race Results Aug. 3rd
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Brenk on dean’s list at Bethel University
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Peter M. Koshowski
Monika A. Fredin
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
August 20, 2016
Theater for everyone
On the same day that about two dozen youth from the Boys & Girls Club in Detroit Lakes were getting lessons on how to make the letters of "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
June 4, 2016
‘Art for the Ages’ event at Ecumen
Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is gearing up to host “Art for the Ages,” a showcase for local and regional artists, this Wednesday, June 8 from 2 to 6 p.m. According to organizer Sandy Lia, the art exhibit will include a variety of diferent mediums, including photography, wood sculpture,...
June 4, 2016 - 5:35am
May 12, 2016
Ecumen-DL offering Aqua Fitness classes
At the start of this month, Ecumen Detroit Lakes began offering a new Aqua Fitness program in the therapy pool at its Wellness Center. Classes are held weekly, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. until noon. Instruction is conducted by a certified personal Trainer from Live...
May 12, 2016 - 5:45am
February 17, 2016
Ecumen-DL earns statewide Excellence in the Workplace Award
Even under the best of circumstances, achieving excellence is a difficult task for any workplace. The staff and residents at Ecumen-Detroit Lakes,...
February 17, 2016 - 10:31am
December 27, 2015
Music to their ears
It’s been said that music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. If this is true, one young man in Detroit Lakes is busy scrubbing...
December 27, 2015 - 5:50am
December 16, 2015
Teddy Bear dog gives Ecumen residents a little TLC
Little Levi is less than 1 year old and weighs only 10 pounds, yet it seems like this furry fella holds a lot of power in his little paws. “It’s...
December 16, 2015 - 4:15am
November 27, 2015
‘Peace and Tranquility’ comes to Ecumen
About three years ago, Ecumen Detroit Lakes’ Emmanuel Nursing Home hosted a traveling quilt exhibit, “Alzheimer’s Illustrated: From Heartbreak...
November 27, 2015 - 5:20am
October 25, 2015
All Saints Day to be celebrated with lanterns
In the Roman Catholic Church, as well as various Protestant denominations, All Saints Day is celebrated on Nov. 1, by honoring all those church members who have passed on over the previous year. About 15 years ago, Emmanuel Community (now Ecumen-Detroit Lakes) began holding an...
October 25, 2015 - 5:40am
May 24, 2015
Free cognitive screening set for May 28 at Ecumen-Detroit Lakes
Think maybe you’re forgetting things a little too much lately? Scared to go see the doctor? Dee Nelson is offering a solution. Working as a speech therapist, Nelson organized a free cognitive-memory screening for anyone to participate in. It will be held in the new Ecumen...
May 24, 2015 - 5:15am
May 13, 2015
May 13, 2015 - 10:43am
May 10, 2015
Ecumen completes $12 million project
“We feel like we have survived the dust and disruption of construction, and now we will thrive in this beautiful space.” These were the...
May 10, 2015 - 5:40am
April 29, 2015
Ecumen to host grand opening
With its $10 million expansion and renovation project now essentially complete, Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is ready to celebrate. Next Wednesday,...
April 29, 2015 - 1:00pm
Just in time for Easter: Dying eggs at Ecumen
Once every month, the residents of The Cottage at Ecumen in Detroit Lakes get some very special visitors: A group of about a half-dozen kids...
March 29, 2015 - 5:30am
February 11, 2015
Ecumen-DL to be pilot site for light therapy project
In June 2011, Ecumen-Detroit Lakes implemented a new program known as Awakenings, which introduced a more individualized, innovative form of care for its residents living with Alzheimer’s and related dementias. Since then, the award-winning program has been so successful in...
February 11, 2015 - 11:30am
February 5, 2015
Photo Gallery: Ecumen crowns royalty
Ecumen facilities took part in Snoball festivities last week, crowning a king and queen at each of their three housing units. Those crowned include...
February 5, 2015 - 9:00am