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Fargo woman has seat at Oscars red carpet
Planning Commission vote on controversial condo project ends in tie
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Practicing extravagant generosity: First Lutheran Church donates over $100,000 to local, global organizations
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Perham’s Olsen takes state all-around bronze
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Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
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Area students graduate from MSUM
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Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Picture perfect images: Lakes Area Photography Show opens this weekend at Washington Square Mall
Celebrate Women's History Month
Vince Neil coming to Shooting Star March 3: Motley Crue frontman to perform solo set for Mahnomen fans
That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
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Lee Hamilton column: The threats to our democracy
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
February 4, 2015
Ecumen unveils new rehab unit
Charlette Christianson saw a lot of changes in her 30 years with Ecumen in Detroit Lakes. Last week, she saw one more change, even though she’s...
February 4, 2015 - 2:00pm
January 18, 2015
Ecumen continues leadership in Alzheimer’s care
Ever since Emmanuel became the first nursing home in the state to incorporate a memory care wing in the 1980s, the Detroit Lakes facility has been an innovator in caring for patients suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia-related illnesses. In June 2011, Emmanuel implemented...
January 18, 2015 - 10:00am
January 11, 2015
Wellness Center preview during fundraiser
Over the years, the annual charity benefit hosted by Ecumen-Detroit Lakes has been held at the Speak Easy, Holiday Inn, DL Pavilion and a variety...
January 11, 2015 - 11:30am
December 2, 2014
DL Eagle Scout creates labyrinth garden
As a child, Brandon Christen often visited Ecumen Detroit Lakes, where his mother worked and where two of his grandparents received services....
Life/Friends & Neighbors
December 2, 2014 - 12:42pm
January 3, 2014
At age 50, Emmanuel gets facelift
Emmanuel Nursing Home, which forms the heart of the Ecumen senior living and healthcare complex in Detroit Lakes, will turn 50 years old this year — and in honor of that milestone, the entire complex is getting a facelift. Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is in the midst of a $10 million...
January 3, 2014 - 2:10pm
December 11, 2013
Painted with love: Ecumen residents, staff dress up construction with murals
While Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is in the midst of a $10 million renovation and expansion project, temporary access hallways are being used to allow...
December 11, 2013 - 11:00am
November 2, 2013
Therapist helping Parkinson’s patients find their voices
When a person develops Parkinson’s Disease, they may notice the slowing down of their body movement. What they may not see as quickly is the...
November 2, 2013 - 11:00am
September 11, 2013
Ecumen housing mgr. completes training
Mel Oelfke, housing manager at Ecumen Detroit Lakes, recently completed the Ecumen Velocity Leadership Development Program, a year-long experience focused on building leadership skills and developing innovative approaches to aging services. “The Velocity experience is designed...
September 11, 2013 - 7:09am
September 8, 2013
Ecumen to host groundbreaking
Local business leaders, staff, residents, family and friends of Ecumen Detroit Lakes will gather for a groundbreaking at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12. The program will include a welcome by Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk and Ecumen Detroit Lakes Executive Director Janet Green. Refreshments...
September 8, 2013 - 4:00pm
August 1, 2013
Customer satisfaction honors go to Ecumen in Detroit Lakes
Ecumen Detroit Lakes participates in a national quality of life survey process called Pinnacle Quality Insight. Residents, clients, and families are called monthly. The results are shared so that improvements can be made. Emmanuel Nursing Home, The Madison, and Lamplighter Manor...
August 1, 2013 - 11:08am