Students prepare to leave school for the day from the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School in a recent file photo. Under the state’s current guidelines for returning to in-person instruction, all Todd County schools will be returning to in-person instruction on Sept. 8.
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz gave the go-ahead for Minnesota School Districts to open in fall depending on how prevalent the COVID-19 virus is in their community. 
Above, the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School hosted an active shooter drill in 2014 for law enforcement, first responders and medical presonnel.  The LPGE Secondary School has been placed on lockdown twice in the past several years due to threats made against the building and staff.
As we all know, the world has changed significantly. As much as we would like for things to return to how they were eight months ago, there’s no turning back from our new normal. 
A simple trip to the gas station will now require you to wear a face mask when entering the store.
Governor Tim Walz last week signed Executive Order 20-81, which requires Minnesotans to wear a face covering in indoor businesses and indoor public settings.
The Red Letter Band kicked off the revival of the Thursday night Concert in the Park series in Long Prairie.
The Long Prairie Area Chamber of Commerce Concert in the Park series has two more upcoming concerts.  The Enterprise Band, featuring classic rock and country, blues and originals will headline July 23 starting at 7 p.m.
Circle R Ranch, located just east of Long Prairie, is the focus of a lawsuit claiming it did little to protect victims of sexual assault.
Last week, a courageous survivor of sexual abuse and exploitation filed a lawsuit against Circle R Ranch, a summer horse camp for children just outside of Long Prairie. 
Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced a plan to distribute $853 million in relief to communities across the state impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Students prepare to leave school for the day from the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School in a recent file photo. Under the state’s current guidelines for returning to in-person instruction, all Todd County schools will be returning to in-person instruction on Sept. 8.
Above, the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School hosted an active shooter drill in 2014 for law enforcement, first responders and medical presonnel.  The LPGE Secondary School has been placed on lockdown twice in the past several years due to threats made against the building and staff.
A simple trip to the gas station will now require you to wear a face mask when entering the store.
The Red Letter Band kicked off the revival of the Thursday night Concert in the Park series in Long Prairie.
Circle R Ranch, located just east of Long Prairie, is the focus of a lawsuit claiming it did little to protect victims of sexual assault.
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Students prepare to leave school for the day from the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School in a recent file photo. Under the state’s current guidelines for returning to in-person instruction, all Todd County schools will be returning to in-person instruction on Sept. 8.
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz gave the go-ahead for Minnesota School Districts to open in fall depending on how prevalent the COVID-19 virus is in their community.  Those decisions will be made in consultation with the Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota Department of Education based on...
Above, the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School hosted an active shooter drill in 2014 for law enforcement, first responders and medical presonnel.  The LPGE Secondary School has been placed on lockdown twice in the past several years due to threats made against the building and staff.
As we all know, the world has changed significantly. As much as we would like for things to return to how they were eight months ago, there’s no turning back from our new normal.  As such, things that would probably have been given the green light by the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School Board are now...
Minnesota continues to make progress on Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan’s five-point battle plan to limit and stop the spread of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities. While residents of long-term care facilities still make up a majority of COVID-19 deaths in Minnesota,...
Last Thursday, Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan, along with the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), announced school districts and charter schools will begin in one of three models: in-person, distance learning, or a hybrid...
A simple trip to the gas station will now require you to wear a face mask when entering the store.
Governor Tim Walz last week signed Executive Order 20-81, which requires Minnesotans to wear a face covering in indoor businesses and indoor public settings. Researchers have advocated for masking, calling it a simple and effective step to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. To date, 30 states...
As we plan for the 2020-21 school year, we are working with MDH to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and determine how to keep our students, their families and our staff healthy. While it is too soon to determine how students will return to school this fall, MDE and MDH have developed guidance around...
The Todd County Board of Commissioners meet last Tuesday to address a number of items, but probably at the top of mind for most people was what is the county going to do with its CARES Act funding.  Todd County itself, not just the culmination of all the cities and townships in the county, is set...
Long Prairie has tried before without success to pass Sunday Liquor, but time may have changed people’s minds about it.  The Long Prairie City Council authorized the placement of a Sunday Liquor question on the November ballot.  Much has changed since the last time this question has been posed to...

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Dear Long Prairie Grey Eagle Students. Families, and Community Members,  After hearing the news regarding our spring activities being cancelled, I wanted to reach out and let you know that...

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