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5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
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
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Peter M. Koshowski
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
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
July 24, 2013
Ecumen named one of top places to work
For the eighth time, Ecumen has been named by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal as one of Minnesota’s “Best Places to Work.” The Best Places to Work designation is based on the high marks employees gave Ecumen in an anonymous survey which covered topics such as work...
July 24, 2013 - 7:14am