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Lawmakers asked for a review amid an investigation of the nonprofit Feeding Our Future. Employees and others are accused of using $250 million intended for meal programs for real estate and travel.
The Detroit Lakes Jaycees will be hosting a "red carpet" stagette at the Historic Holmes Theatre on Feb. 4. This will be the Jaycees first event in the elegantly remodeled ballroom at the Holmes.
The Honor Flight will take about 90 veterans from World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars to Washington, D. C.
The Fuller Center for Housing in Detroit Lakes presented keys to Robin Nelson as she and her family took ownership of their new home from the nonprofit on Jan. 13.

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The Perham-based company will make the donations, part of their Ka$h for Kau$e$ program, on Dec. 21 at Perham Lakeside Golf Course.
As LuAnn Porter prepares to exit her role as executive director of the United Way of Becker County, her successor, Terry Haus, is ready to step in
LuAnn Porter, executive director of United Way of Becker County, announced she will be stepping down as executive director of the organization on Dec. 16, which will cap a 32-year career with the non-profit. She will be succeeded by Terry Haus, a former United Way board president and longtime volunteer with the organization.
A piece of land next to Garland's childhood home in Grand Rapids was at risk of being lost to commercial development. "It was a shocker," the museum's executive director said about the $45,000 Superior Choice Credit Union donation that made the purchase possible.
The foundation will decide how to invest the gift, with one likely use to provide mental health services for youth.
Jared Mazurek will lead Grand Rapids-based MDHA.

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Hundreds of gun and bingo enthusiasts crowded into The Pavilion in Detroit Lakes for their chance to win more than 15 firearms, and raise money for the Detroit Lakes Jaycees and Lakes Area Humane Society during a gun bingo event on Saturday, Oct. 8.
Members of the Lake Sallie and Melissa Improvement Association presented an $11,670 donation to the Becker County Food Pantry on Oct. 6. The donation will be used to cover operating expenses, the pantry's executive director said.
More than 800 people attended the United Way Community Celebration on Thursday, Sept. 22 at the Detroit Lakes Pavilion. The 17th annual event at the Detroit Lakes Pavilion was the kickoff to the United Way of Becker County's 2022 fundraising campaign, which aims to raise $250,000 in support of the United Way's 32 partner programs and agencies.

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