In The News

  1. Inside Out: New Community project aims to explore, destigmatize mental illness:
  2. Inside Out: A Step Inside Mental Illness Video-Series Premiere:
  3. Making headway: Rural child care initiative homing in on ideas for improving access, affordability
  4. Becker County Energize has new look, new website, new goals
  5. ‘A complex issue’: Becker County faces climbing housing shortage
  6. Becker County’s child care shortage gets some extra attention:
  7. League of Women Voters Detroit Lakes Chapter planning multiple candidate forums in October
  8. Homelessness in Detroit Lakes and Becker County Discussed Crabtree- Becker County Energize and Woman of the Year
  9. MANNA Food Co-op now accepting EBT cards: Limited number of donated memberships still available…
  10. It’s Fly Time!: Gymanstics program for kids with special needs has expanded to include three area school districts:
  11. Understanding Opiates: Monday night forum draws big crowd to M State
  12. Stomp That Stigma, Becker County Energize pair up on trauma-sensitive trainings
  13. Detroit Lakes Says “No” to Tobacco 21
  14. Becker County Energize Mental Health Committee Awarded National Hospital Charitable Services Award and $10,000
  15. Becker County Energize Overview Youtube
  16. Becker County Energize on Tobacco 21 Audio File
  17. Push underway to raise tobacco- buying age in Minnesota
  18. Minnesota Senate: SF 1960.   Peer Respite Services-…/SF%201960%20Packet.pdf
  19. Essentia Health and Becker County Energize Offer Free Diabetes Prevention Program
  20. Crisis teams play big role locally
  21. Becker County Energize Coordinator  Karen Crabtree is 2017 Woman of the Year- Women’s 360 Magazine
  22. Frazee resident named Woman of the Year- Frazee Forum
  23. “Live Wide Open” Karen Crabtree –West Central Initiative is encouraging people to move to, return to, and yes, stay in west central Minnesota by highlighting the opportunities and amenities of the region.