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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
September 22, 2016
Lundmark takes reins at Ecumen Detroit Lakes; Green moves up to regional post
For the first time in 22 years, there's a new woman at the helm at Ecumen Detroit Lakes—but she's a familiar face to those residents and...
September 22, 2016 - 8:02am
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