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For the Record - Jan. 20, 2017
Climate change movie to be shown in Alexandria
Agency helps Douglas County families in need
Celebrating a rink renovation
Boys Hockey: Cards top the Stars for the second time in three days
Sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 20
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
Keith D. Davis Jr.
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 11, 2016
Bethany Home receives customer satisfaction award
Bethany Home at Ecumen Bethany Community, a senior living community in Alexandria, received a 2016 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight, a national health care customer satisfaction measurement company.
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 12, 2016
Meet Mr. History
Steve Stark, a.k.a. "Mr. History," will present a one-of-a-kind history program on Thursday, Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. in the Ecumen Bethany Chapel,...
February 12, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
Commissioner's award recognizes Ecumen Awakenings
Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson recently honored seven programs from across the state for their outstanding contributions to human services clients, including Ecumen Awakenings. Recipients of the 2015 Commissioner's Circle of Excellence Awards were...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Ecumen 'Lights of Honor' celebration set for Sunday, November 4
To mark Ecumen's 150-year history of nonprofit service, Ecumen Bethany Community will host a "Lights of Honor" celebration on Sunday, November 4 at 6:30 p.m. Dozens of paper and floating lanterns will be lighted in honor and memory of heroes and loved ones. Residents, friends, families...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Ecumen Bethany Community to host open house
September brings more than fall and back to school. It also brings National Day Services Week. The week of September 17-21, Ecumen Bethany Community Day Service program will host a variety of theme days including Huck Finn; Minnesota Twins; Hook, Line and Sinker; 50's and Fall Harvest. The...
Business/On The Street
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Nutrition and the Eye to be presented at Ecumen Bethany Community
Dr. Todd Olson will be at Ecumen Bethany Community on Monday, May 7 at 2:30 p.m. presenting "Nutrition and the Eye." Olson will be discussing some of the latest research regarding nutrition and eye health. Much of the focus will be on macular degeneration. This educational opportunity...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Bethany begins $3 million expansion
Big things are happening at Bethany. Ecumen, a nonprofit senior housing and services company, is expanding senior living and service offerings...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 5, 2011
1295529 Public Hearing - Revenue Bonds
Public Hearing Publish August 5, 2011 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSAL FOR A HEALTH CARE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT AND THE ISSUANCE OF REVENUE BONDS (ECUMEN PROPERTIES, INC. PROJECT) Notice is hereby given that a public hearing shall be conducted by the Board of Commissioners...
August 5, 2011 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Volunteer award is no small feat
Frances Beck has been described as a tiny little fireball. While she may be small in stature, her presence is huge. A diminutive 4'11", Beck...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
Bethany event celebrates past success, peeks into future
Ecumen's Bethany Home hosted nearly 50 Alexandria area community and business leaders for lunch with Ecumen's CEO, Kathryn Roberts, on Thursday, April 15. The event honored the progress of the last decade at Bethany Home and looked into the future as well. Ecumen is one of the country's...
April 21, 2010 - 12:05am
July 10, 2009
Bethany wins award for lifestyle coordinator effort
Ecumen, the largest non-profit provider of housing and services for older adults in Minnesota, recently honored Bethany Community of Alexandria...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am