DL News Staff
Lakeland Mental Health Center would like to welcome Shelly Guida, MS, LMFT to their Detroit Lakes office. Guida is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has over 27 years of experience in behavioral health services. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the office and will provide therapy services to children, adolescents and families with a variety of mental health symptoms. A few special interests she has are working with adolescents experiencing mental health symptoms, grief and loss, and family relationship issues.
Wednesday, June 14 At 6:01 a.m. a caller reported a pickup smoking on the 13000 block of Redman Beach Road in Lake Park. At 8:50 a.m. money was reportedly stolen from a residence on the 48000 block of Pow Wow Highway in Ponsford. At 8:58 a.m. the Half Moon Trail Resort was reportedly broken into and the till was emptied. At 9:14 a.m. a pickup was reportedly damaged while parked on the 26000 block of Lidstrom Road in Detroit Lakes.
Wednesday, June 28 Book Fair: The Laker Prep Early Childhood Center will host a book fair from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the center (551 11th Ave in DL). All purchases benefit the school.
A book fair sponsored by Laker Prep and the DL Breakfast Rotarians began today and will run through July 28. The fair will be held at Laker Prep Early Childhood Center (551 11th Ave.), with hours from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Online ordering will also be available from June 26-July 2 at www.scholastic.com/bf/lakerpreppreschool . Everyone is welcome to attend, and monetary donations are also being accepted to assist in purchasing books for children in the community.
A vehicle collision on Highway 210 sent four to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries at 7 p.m. Friday, June 23.
Sunday, June 25 The Fladlands Performance: Join gospel and bluegrass duo, The Fladlands, at Faith Lutheran Church (24688 County Highway 6) at 7 p.m. This is a free-will offering event and there will be pie and ice cream following the performance. Tuesday, June 27 Tuesday in the Park: This week's live music will be performed by Morydian at 7 p.m.
Each year, Essentia Health contracts with Professional Research Consultants (PRC) to randomly survey patients about their experiences in its hospitals and clinics. PRC uses results from these surveys to rank Essentia physicians, staff and facilities within its national database of approximately 400 health care organizations. As a result of surveys conducted between January and December 2016, 249 Essentia physicians, advanced practitioners, departments and facilities have received high-ranking Excellence in Healthcare Awards.
A woman suffered non-life threatening injuries in a Highway 59 crash just before 9 a.m. today, June 20. A Ford Ranger, driven by Ervin Marvin Johnson, 87, of Fergus Falls, was travelling on the highway when it crossed over the center lane and collided with a Subaru Legacy, driven by Claire Ruth Beardsley, 81, of Vergas. Beardsley was transported to St. Mary's Essentia Health, and Johnson did not suffer injuries. Both were wearing their seatbelt during the time of the crash, which dry pavement. Alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
ST. PAUL, Minn. —The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin installing posters in 41 rest areas across the state this week to educate the traveling public about human trafficking and to encourage them to report suspicious activity. The posters include guidelines on how to recognize signs of human trafficking and potential victims and a toll-free hotline to report any suspicious activity. Human trafficking often involves travel, including the transport of victims from a base of operations to locations of exploitation.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Motorists on Highway 113 east of Waubun will encounter intermittent lane closures starting Monday, June 19, when a tree removal project begins. Crews will remove trees in 10 different locations on the south side of the highway between milepost 25 near McCraney Lake and milepost 49. The safety project will reduce shading on the highway, which will help reduce ice buildup in the winter. All the trees are located within the state highway right of way.