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April 27, 2017
Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
April 27, 2017 - 1:25pm
April 22, 2017
A LakeShirts employee explains the production area of LakeShirts to a group of high schoolers as they begin a tour of the facility. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Exploring profession pathways: DLHS students network with local employers during career day
April 22, 2017 - 11:07am
April 14, 2017
Minnesota State Rep. Paul Marquart, right, along with State Senators Kent Eken and Paul Utke, spoke at a Legislative Town Hall held Monday night at Ecumen Detroit Lakes' Forest Conference Center. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
Legislative Town Hall meeting draws big crowd to Ecumen DL
April 14, 2017 - 10:00am
March 23, 2017
Senator Al Franken was cracking jokes left and right when he stopped at BTD on his "Advancing Career Pathways" tour--but more than jokes, he also listened to school administration and business personnel in the community talk about the ways in which they are working to strengthen career pathways for kids who are graduating from high school. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
March 23, 2017 - 11:10am
March 10, 2017
Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes.(Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Drastic changes to Medicaid?: GOP plans could put the hurt on MN nursing homes, including Becker County’s
March 10, 2017 - 12:04pm
February 3, 2017
Healthcare worker shortage has M-State and Ecumen expanding scholarship program
February 3, 2017 - 1:50pm
January 5, 2017
Ecumen is one Detroit Lakes business that is getting creative in order to solve the daycare shortage. They have recently applied for a grant to open an on-site daycare for their employees to utilize. Kaysey Price/Tribune
Companies getting creative: Ecumen applies for grant to fund on-site child care facility
January 5, 2017 - 5:00am
December 21, 2016
A child at the Mahube Head Start satellite daycare, located at the DLCCC, helps build a gingerbread house. Kaysey Price/Tribune
Childcare shortage: Becker County parents struggle to find licensed care
December 21, 2016 - 5:43pm
November 23, 2016
Area nursing homes get national 'best' rating; Sunnyside, Ecumen DL lauded by U.S. News & World Report
November 23, 2016 - 12:55pm
September 22, 2016
After 22 years, Janet Green (left) has stepped down as executive director of Ecumen Detroit Lakes to take on a regional leadership role within the Ecmen organization. Katie Lundmark, right, took the reins at Ecumen Detroit Lakes last month, and will continue to work closely with Green, who remains based in Detroit Lakes.
Lundmark takes reins at Ecumen Detroit Lakes; Green moves up to regional post
September 22, 2016 - 8:02am
August 20, 2016
Teaching artist Steven Labine (far right) guides Boys & Girls Club students through the motions for their dance piece,  'Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,' during a Tuesday workshop at the club.
Theater for everyone
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
June 4, 2016
‘Art for the Ages’ event at Ecumen
June 4, 2016 - 5:35am
May 12, 2016
Ecumen-DL offering Aqua Fitness classes
May 12, 2016 - 5:45am
February 17, 2016
State Sen. Kent Eken was one of many special guests who spoke at Ecumen-Detroit Lakes’ celebration for winning the 2016 LeadingAge Minnesota Excellence in the Workplace Award, which brought a pretty big crowd to Ecumen’s Forest Conference Center on Tuesday afternoon. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Ecumen-DL earns statewide Excellence in the Workplace Award
February 17, 2016 - 10:31am
December 27, 2015
Nick Bohannon shares a laugh with Ecumen resident Millie Moitzfield in her room. Bohannon has started playing songs to residents after his shift at Ecumen ends. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Bashamplay button
Music to their ears
December 27, 2015 - 5:50am