Craig Williams
Craig Williams’ appeal of his manslaughter conviction appears to be over.
Rachel Middendorf pulled up for a jumper during LPGE’s game against Osakis last Friday. The senior finished with a team high 14 points in the game.
The Thunder girls took care of business on a road trip to Pillager over the
Jose Herrera-Torres
Craig Williams
The Todd County Board of Commissioners include, from left, David Kircher, Gary Kneisl, Randy Neumann, Rod Erickson and Barb Becker.
There were plenty of friends and family who came out to celebrate Emily Beseman’s milestone night.
Rachel Middendorf pulled up for a jumper during LPGE’s game against Osakis last Friday. The senior finished with a team high 14 points in the game.
Long Prairie witnessed its first murder in over a decade and realized a murder and manslaughter conviction this year.
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Jose Herrera-Torres
  The sentencing of convicted murderer Jose Herrera-Torres has been rescheduled. Herrera was convicted last month in the 2nd Degree Murder of Dominga Guerrero of Long Prairie at their home on Todd St. S. Herrera was on trial in Todd County District Court the last week of November 2017. Now, the...
Craig Williams
Craig Williams’ appeal of his manslaughter conviction appears to be over. According to documents filed with the Minnesota Court of Appeals, Williams has voluntarily dismissed his own appeals case.  Williams was convicted early in 2017 of Manslaughter in the death of his ex-wife, Nancy Williams of...
The Todd County Board of Commissioners include, from left, David Kircher, Gary Kneisl, Randy Neumann, Rod Erickson and Barb Becker.
  The Todd County Board of Commissioners got organized for the New Year with the election of board officers and some regular house-keeping items during their first meeting of 2018 on Jan. 2. Randy Neumann was elected the chair of the county board after serving as vice-chair in 2017. And, keeping...
There were plenty of friends and family who came out to celebrate Emily Beseman’s milestone night.
  The fans and players in Swanville had a nice surprise for one of their standout basketball players when the team took on Isle on Friday. The team kept point guard Emily Beseman in the dark as she neared the 1,000 career point milestone, and the junior was surprised when she hit the mark after...
Swanville junior Austin Lemke drove to the hoop against a pair of Isle defenders during a 30-point outburst last Friday.
The Bulldogs boys basketball team got off to a good start to 2018 by taking down Isle 71-53 in the second half of a doubleheader in Swanville last Friday. A good start helped the Bulldogs take control early and eventually carry a 38-28 lead into halftime.  Junior Austin Lemke continue a strong...
The Wolves wrestlers improved their dual meet record to 9-0 on the season, and took first place in a tournament hosted at BBE last week.
The Wolves wrestlers continued their strong season on the mats last week when they picked up a pair of dual wins and won a tournament. LPGE/BEV traveled to Royalton for a triangular on Friday. In their first dual of the evening, the Wolves won the first five matches, and nine out of 14, to pick up...
The Prairie Centre girls hockey team scored six unanswered goals to easily skate away to their 17th consecutive win over Morris/Benson Area last Thursday at the Benson Civic Center.  There was no scoring for most of the first period before Ally Ecker put one in the net off an assist from Lupita...
Several Wolves gymnasts placed in the top-10 and earned medals and ribbons on Saturday. Back row from left: Tristen Maryces, Reanne Warwick, Emily Leroux, Katrina Buntjer. Front row from left: Mary Speer, Jarrah Langner, and Vivian Leroux.
A few weeks off to clean up routines proved to pay off for the Wolves gymnasts when they traveled to Park Rapids for an invitational on Saturday. The girls put up a season high 128.9 to finish second at the invite, and brought home several medals and ribbons for top-five finishes on the day. The...

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There were plenty of friends and family who came out to celebrate Emily Beseman’s milestone night., Emily Beseman (L) was surprised to pass the milestone on Friday, and celebrated with her dad, assistant coach Tom Beseman (M), and head coach Aaron Gapinski (R)., The lady Bulldogs made signs earlier in the week in preparation for Emily Beseman’s (seated) career milestone.
 The fans and players in Swanville had a nice surprise for one of their standout basketball players when the team took on Isle on Friday.The team kept point guard Emily Beseman in the dark as...

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