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May 23, 2013
An estimated 650 students, faculty members and administrators took part in a statewide tornado drill April 17, 2013, by filing into the safe room at the Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School. The room is designed to hold approximately 1,200 occupants and withstand an F-5 tornado. Brian Hansel / Forum News Service
No standard haven from tornadoes at area schools
May 23, 2013 - 9:54am
August 17, 2011
This is what the new men's shelter and Thrift store will look like when it's completed.
To be operated by the refuge: Homeless shelter set to open in DL
August 17, 2011 - 2:24pm
June 25, 2010
An architectural rendition of the new women's shelter to be built in Detroit Lakes. (Submitted graphic)
Work starts July 8 on DL women's shelter
June 25, 2010 - 3:44pm
March 27, 2009
National Guardsmen prepared for evacuees at the Detroit Lakes' Armory Friday afternoon by assembling cots and collecting donations.
Detroit Lakes Armory prepares for evacuees
March 27, 2009 - 3:09pm
December 18, 2008
Les Bachmeier has spent the past six weeks living at the Churches United for the Homeless shelter in Moorhead. (David Samson/The Forum)
Fargo-Moorhead homeless shelters trying to make room as demand increases
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Detroit Lakes gives $30,000 to Crisis Center shelter
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Sharon Rooke, kennel associate at Headwaters Animal Shelter, holds Nemo, a mixed breed puppy awaiting adoption.
Full animal shelters mean lost pets depend on kindness of strangers
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Crisis Center to build DL shelter
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Memorial shelter to be dedicated Aug. 30
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Maplewood shelter to be dedicated in soldier's honor
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
Becker County awarded federal funds for food, shelter programs
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am