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Lynnette Price is the new director of Compassion House, the homeless shelter run by The Refuge in the Detroit Lakes industrial park. Photo by Brian Basham, Detroit Lakes Newspapers

With new director hired, DL homeless shelter nears completion

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With a new director in place and construction on the housing pods starting to take shape, the Refuge Christian Outreach Center's project to build a 28-bed shelter for homeless men in the Detroit Lakes area is nearing completion.


"We're not letting any moss grow under our feet," said Lynnette Price, who started her new job as director of the Compassion House on Friday. "We're getting ready to open in late spring."

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