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White Earth celebrates Earth Day
Fergus Falls courthouse is renamed
Mahnomen library moving back to old digs next week
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with campaign fundraising edge
Woman seriously injured in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness
Arbor Month celebration encourages nature play
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
June 4, 2011
Park River man accused of trying to kill wife at nursing home
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June 4, 2011 - 11:02am
March 6, 2011
Senior services could face big state cuts
Deep cuts to a growth industry about to see a wave of Baby Boomers has nursing home administrators concerned for their futures: Who will take...
March 6, 2011 - 9:15am
Pre-nursing class now offered in DL
There are several different reasons students might enroll in a free pre-nursing class, but for Amber Jacobsen, it was to get ready to come back to college. After attending school, not doing great and deciding to come back after some time off, Jacobsen said she needed to get back...
Detroit Lakes / news
February 6, 2010 - 11:07pm
October 28, 2009
Nursing homes set boundaries
As many as 500 kids usually visit Emmanuel Nursing Home on Halloween, trooping up and down the hallways, collecting candy and wowing resident with their cute or scary costumes. Similar scenes play out at all area nursing homes. Trick-or-treaters are still welcome this year, but...
October 28, 2009 - 11:26am
December 29, 2008
Ratings not whole ranking when it comes to nursing homes
Dear Readers: Many of you read the recent articles about the new Medicare ranking system for nursing homes. I'm sure some of you were surprised and even upset by local ratings. For years, there have been private Web sites that have compared nursing homes, most using the county or...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Area nursing homes rated
The U.S. government has released its official report of nursing home inspections. The 25-mile radius of Detroit Lakes hosts five nursing homes -- St. Mary's Innovis Health, Emmanuel Nursing Home, Frazee Care Center, Sunnyside Care Center and Perham Memorial Home.
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Need a job? Be a nursing assistant
With a shortage of workers in the medical industry, Detroit Lakes Adult Basic Education is trying to get the word out about medical career opportunities and prepare students for upcoming courses. ABE is offering a pre-certified nursing assistant class to prepare students for future...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 29, 2008
Girl who died at 10KLF hoped for career in nursing
Ashley McCoy made the honor roll at her high school in West Salem, Wis., which she graduated from earlier this year. The 17-year-old was planning to pursue a nursing career. That future vanished when McCoy was found dead Friday in a campground tent at the 10,000 Lakes Festival at...
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Nursing program students receive pins
Seventeen students received the Northland Community and Technical College's nursing pin during a May 14 ceremony at Imabamenimaag, the Nursing Education Building in Mahnomen. The students are part of the NCTC Associate Degree Nursing program in conjunction with the White Earth...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Nursing staff meet with Eken, Marquart
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Nursing homes: Don't balance state budget on backs of our seniors
DETROIT LAKES - Nursing homes and a flush health care account are at the center of a legislative debate over health care spending as Gov. Tim Pawlenty and lawmakers look for ways to solve a projected state budget deficit. As part of his plan to erase an estimated $935 million deficit,...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Emmanuel residents, staff and visiting students enjoy Wii
DETROIT LAKES - The Nintendo Wii has become something of a cultural phenomenon over the past couple of years, bringing the video game into the 21st century by making it more interactive and accessible. At Emmanuel Community, the residents of the nursing home and its adjacent assisted...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am