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March 13 started out as just another day at work for Mackenzie Hamm, right, but turned into a day that will never be forgotten when she used her CPR skills to save the life of Dave Johnson, left, who had collapsed from a heart attack. In a ceremony in Detroit Lakes on Thursday, Hamm received the American Red Cross's highest honor for her heroic, life-saving actions. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Detroit Lakes woman, Mackenzie Hamm, wins national Lifesaving Award for heroic actions at local church
5 hours 25 min ago
July 17, 2019
Anna Lassonde has these Tinga Tinga style paintings on display at the Community Alliance Church in Detroit Lakes to help raise awareness of her "Painting With a Purpose" art classes and African mural project. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Detroit Lakes artist will be painting a mural at an African women’s clinic
July 17, 2019 - 9:00am
July 16, 2019
Debbie Griffith, Everyday Matters
Faith Column: Addicted to love
July 16, 2019 - 11:50am
June 19, 2019
The shelter at Peoples Park was the site of the Bible Reading Marathon this year, where about 500 volunteers read passages from the Bible. A speaker system projected their voices around the park area. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Bible Reading Marathon closes the book on 5th season
June 19, 2019 - 9:00am
June 18, 2019
About 20 to 30 people walked from Veterans Memorial Park in downtown Detroit Lakes to the City Beach and Pavilion area for the community's first-ever Prayer Walk of Faith, held Sunday, June 16. (Submitted Photo)
'We need goodness': Walk of Faith promotes positivity, stirs emotion
June 18, 2019 - 2:38pm
May 22, 2019
Emily Mingo stands with her horse, Firefly, at Firefly Fields Youth Ranch in Vergas. Firefly is one of five horses at the ranch, and, like most of the horses there, is a rescue. Mingo says the stories of how these horses have thrived after surviving some tough conditions inspire kids who visit the ranch. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Riding on faith: Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas
May 22, 2019 - 9:46am
May 8, 2019
Kids in Frazee will soon have a new, safe, fun place to learn and grow in the community, with the development of CornerStone community and youth center. A Youth Advisory Council is being formed to allow local teens to have a major say in what the center looks like and offers in the way of programs and activities. Here, Frazee youth are pictured at the future site of CornerStone. (Submitted Photo)
Turning a corner in Frazee: CornerStone community and youth center now in development
May 8, 2019 - 2:49pm
April 24, 2019
From June 13-18, roughly 500 people will be taking turns reading from the Bible for 10-15 minutes, from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day, in Peoples Park in Detroit Lakes. (Forum News Service File Photo)
Volunteers needed for 5th annual Bible Reading Marathon, set for June 13-18 at Peoples Park
April 24, 2019 - 12:34pm
April 23, 2019
Debbie Griffith, Everyday Matters
Faith Column: We're all addicts
April 23, 2019 - 9:26am
Missions rock band Remedy Drive will be performing at an anti-human trafficking event at True Life Assembly of God Church in Detroit Lakes on May 5. (Promotional photo)
'Eye-opening' human trafficking event coming up at True Life
April 23, 2019 - 9:24am
March 1, 2019
Zion Lutheran Church, on Lake Avenue in Detroit Lakes, is weighing the possibility of adding childcare to its menu of ministries. The church has seen significant growth in recent years and is formulating a 5-year strategic plan that includes the addition of new ministries, a building expansion and more. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
A new childcare ministry in DL? Zion Lutheran is considering it
March 1, 2019 - 8:10am
February 27, 2019
Debbie Griffith, Everyday Matters
Faith Column: God is always good, even when we are not
February 27, 2019 - 8:56am
February 1, 2019
Taunya Todd, of Hawley, will be the special guest speaker at First Baptist Church's upcoming "Choosing Love" event. (Promotional Photo)
'Choosing Love': Event at First Baptist will touch on expressions of the heart
February 1, 2019 - 3:53pm
Faith column: Muchas gracias, God
February 1, 2019 - 3:51pm
January 7, 2019
Pastor Merrill Olson of First Baptist Church in Detroit Lakes will offer readers the chance to have their most pressing questions about life and faith answered in a new Bible-based question-and-answer column in the Tribune, published every Sunday starting next Sunday, Jan. 13. (Submitted Photo)
'Answers from the Bible': New weekly column offers readers the chance to write in with questions about faith, God and life in general
January 7, 2019 - 8:10am