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Januszewski takes Fargo Marathon 10K
Six DL softball players receive Mid-State awards
Laker tennis ousted by Green Wave
Thielen teams up to reopen Oakdale training facility
Richards commits to Division I hockey at RPI
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Perlmutter presents research at Carthage College
Friends & Neighbors
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
A different view: Sanford eye center remodels, adds optometrist
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac has new sales and leasing consultant
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
It's time to 'Leather Up for Lupus': DL Eagles Club to host 2nd annual charity ride this Saturday
Chris Young concert to kick off holiday weekend at Shooting Star
Lakes Area Farmer's Market opens Saturday: Peoples Park venue to offer variety of produce, slightly shortened hours
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Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
Guest Editorial: Positive changes for school lunches
Minnesota doctors say Republican health plan is a bad deal for patients and a bad deal for Minnesota
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
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
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