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December 21, 2018
Presenting a check to the Becker County Food Pantry in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota as part of the Vikingland Lodge's Foundation Giving.
Sons of Norway show their Christmas spirit
December 21, 2018 - 10:51pm
November 25, 2018
Damien Society member Michelle Norby, left, and the staff of La Barista set up one of the Damien Mitten Trees just inside the entrance to the local coffee and sandwich shop earlier this week. A total of 18 trees have been set up at local businesses to accept donations this year. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Warming hands, heads – and hearts – for 50 years: Damien Mitten Tree Project celebrates big anniversary
November 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 17, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
August 17, 2018 - 9:25am
June 28, 2018
Food Pantry's annual summer challenge campaign launches in July
June 28, 2018 - 1:40pm
March 26, 2018
The food displayed on this table at Thursday's luncheon is about the same amount as a family of four would receive in their monthly distribution box from the Becker County Food Pantry. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Becker County Food Pantry trying to fill the growing need
March 26, 2018 - 1:41pm
February 28, 2018
Becker County Food Pantry Director Brad Carlson is going to be particularly busy starting this Thursday, as March is Minnesota FoodShare Month – the pantry's biggest food and fund-raising drive of the year. (Submitted photo)
March right up to that plate: MN Foodshare Month is chance to make big difference for food pantry
February 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 26, 2017
Spreading warmth through the holidays: Damien Mitten Tree project entering 49th season in lakes area
November 26, 2017 - 8:00am
November 16, 2017
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‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
November 16, 2017 - 4:50pm
October 12, 2017
Sons of​ Norway​ Vikingland Lodge members​ ​(from left) Will Johnson, Karen​ Merseth and​ Carol​ Turner ​present a​ $150 check to​ Mark ​Gloege ​and ​Kari Stattelman of Minnesota Flyers Gymnastics to support their Fly Time program for special needs students. (Submitted photo)
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
October 12, 2017 - 10:30am
September 6, 2017
Back to School Bash attendees spent this past Saturday in the Detroit Lakes City Park. Hot dogs, games, bounce houses and more were provided. (Submitted photo)
Back to School Bash gives back to the community
September 6, 2017 - 2:52pm
July 31, 2017
Local residents Gayle Hochstetler (left) and Karen Evans spend just about every Thursday morning volunteering their time at the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center in Detroit Lakes, making sure that all of the donations of clothing, shoes, accessories, bedding, toys and other household items are kept organized. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
'We have such a good time': Two local women help keep Crisis Center's donations room organized
July 31, 2017 - 8:33am
June 28, 2017
Gardening for the food shelf
June 28, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 23, 2017
Challenge yourself and your friends to end hunger this summer: 'Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless" campaign launches in July
June 23, 2017 - 8:00am
April 12, 2017
Becker County Food Pantry Director Jack Berenz recently accepted a check from Ethel Duenow, treasurer, and  Beve Melgaard, president of Beta Sigma Phi, Laureate Kappa Chapter of Detroit Lakes. (Submitted photo)
Beta Sigma Phi donates to Becker County Food Pantry
April 12, 2017 - 11:50am
April 1, 2017
(Submitted photo)
Caring for the community: Lakers raise money at annual Care Week celebration
April 1, 2017 - 3:50pm