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The Long Prairie City Hall polling station was a busy place Nov. 6.
  This was a busy election season with numerous candidates showing interest and seeking support to change up local government.  At the national level, house races went as expected as Democrats regained control of the House of Representatives and the Republicans expanded their grip on the Senate. ...
The Long Prairie Literary Club includes, in front, Fran Bokinskie, Gloria Ebacher, Dianne Flaten, Alice Siegle and Rogene Moss. Second row, Joan Dougherty, Marge Wall, Shirley Lano, Marge Morgan, Josie Terwey, Mary Terwey and Jane Schmid. Third row: Jan King, Donna Ostendorf, Phyliss Mosby, Pat Gray, Jane Bishop, Gloria Hebert and Sue Stine. In back, Marsha Paulsen, Dee Gjerstad, Jan Jorgensen, Annette Skiftun, Mary Borgheiinck, June Elmes and Linda Kielty. Photo Courtesy of the Dairyland Peach.
  In October, when members of the Women’s Literary Club of Long Prairie read and discussed Mary Engelbreit’s book Artful Words, they were continuing a 125-year old tradition. The Women’s Literary Club of Long Prairie held its first meeting at the home of Mrs. E.B. Wood in October of 1893. There...
CentraCare Health – Long Prairie’s Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), Lisa Lahr.  Lisa recently acquired her Certificate in Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical Competency (CAPTCC).
Focused preventive care and wellness, beyond the rapidly progressing brick-and-mortar construction, are within reach due to steps taken by CentraCare Health – Long Prairie’s Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), Lisa Lahr.  Lisa recently acquired her Certificate in Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hunting related shooting incident. On Nov. 10, at approximately 5:39 p.m., the Todd County Sheriff’s Office responded to a hunting accident involving a hunter that had been shot at 21691 County 105.  Dustin VanNorman had suffered a gunshot wound...
The Long Prairie Bright Friday Night will again take place the Friday after Thanksgiving on Nov. 23.  The event will feature an open house and prize drawings all day long at Hats Off Coffee on Central Avenue. A food wagon will also be available for everyone at Santa’s Lane on 3rd Street N near the...
It is that time of year again, when in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, the sight of The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettles and the sound of the bells remind us to be thankful for what we have and to think of others less fortunate. Often when people think of those in need, they picture the...
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle FFA Horse Judging team placed first out of 21 teams at the Region 2 contest last week. Morgan Westerman took top honors by placing first overall in the individual judging while Alyssa Thelen took fifth. The team will next compete at the state FFA convention on April 29....
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is now accepting applications for 2019 Good Food Access Program (GFAP) Equipment and Physical Improvement Grants. A total of $150,000 is available to assist grocery stores and small food retailers purchase equipment or make physical improvements that...
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) reminds farmers and their families that the Minnesota Farm & Rural Helpline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The service is free and confidential. The toll free number is (833) 600-2670. “These are challenging times for growers who are...
It is that time of year again, when in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, the sight of The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettles and the sound of the bells remind us to be thankful for what we have and to think of others less fortunate. Often when people think of those in need, they picture the...

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