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    Families treasure their favorite holiday recipes

    Last year’s employee committee collected recipes from residents, families and employees to put a fundraising recipe box together. We picked a few sweets to share that are perfect for the holidays!Russian Tea CakesSubmitted by Kay OrrKay has always used the tea cake recipe from her well-loved Betty Crocker cookbook to make this treat each Christmas. Her advice?   Read More...

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    Steve Seidl retires … kind of

    After 31 years with PMMA, 11 at Newton Presbyterian Manor, Steve Seidl will officially retire on Oct. 4. However, the environmental services director has no real intention of slowing down.“I’ve already applied for a couple of jobs,” said Steve.   Read More...

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    In the spotlight: Duane Unruh

    Congratulations to Duane Unruh on his recent promotion to director of environmental services at Newton Presbyterian Manor!Duane has worked in our community for the past two years as a maintenance technician and has worked in the healthcare industry for 34 years, including 24 years at Prairie View, Inc. Duane graduated from Bethel College with degrees in Industrial Arts and Agriculture. He has served many years as trustee at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church in Goessel and has volunteered for the Go...  Read More...

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    Resident group turns plastic bags into yarn

    When June Thomsen heard about a group of women in Chicago who were crocheting plastic bags into sleeping mats for the homeless, she thought the idea was brilliant. However, it wasn’t until she moved into the Presbyterian Manor community last fall that she discovered a way in which she and others could help the cause.“It all started with a conversation I was having with a friend here at Presbyterian Manor,” said June. “We both had extra plastic bags and thought it would be...  Read More...

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    Newton Presbyterian Manor Receives 2019 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight

    Newton Presbyterian Manor is proud to announce that they are the recipient of Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2019 Customer Experience AwardTM.The Customer Experience Award is given to senior living communities that score in the top 15-percent of the nation in resident satisfaction surveys conducted by Pinnacle Quality Insight for 12 consecutive months. Newton Presbyterian Manor received the award for independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing.Over the course of 2018, a sampling of...  Read More...

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