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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...
Todd County Citizens Against Drugs (CAD) is planning to administer a survey to Todd County 7-12 graders this February, in all four county school districts.  CAD’s goal with this survey is to collect data which will guide and strengthen their work throughout the county.  The coalition’s current Drug...
The year 2017 saw an increase in the number of Minnesotans getting outdoors and enjoying the state’s abundant natural resources, according to the Department of Natural Resources.  The DNR opened two new state campgrounds, added new resources to combat aquatic invasive species, connected more...
University of Minnesota Extension will be holding the annual Cow/Calf Days workshop in Staples on Tuesday, January 23rd starting at 9:30 am in the Assembly Room at Central Lakes College. This event has been held for over 40 years and continues to be the leading information, technology, and research...
Long Prairie witnessed its first murder in over a decade and realized a murder and manslaughter conviction this year.
Jan. 11 Craig Williams, who was convicted of 1st Degree Manslaughter-Heat of Passion in the 2013 death of his ex-wife Nancy (Crider) Williams in Long Prairie, will face sentencing in Todd County District Court Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. Williams, who was tried for 2nd Degree Murder, was convicted in early...
Lexi Biermaier helps Davin, a second grader at LPGE Elementary, with the construction of his gingerbread house
This holiday season, members of the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School chapter of Minnesota Honor Society helped spread cheer to the local community. From decorating day rooms and Christmas trees at the CentraCare Health—Long Prairie Long Term Care Center to helping our second graders build...
  The CentraCare Health—Long Prairie capital campaign for the new Community Well-Being Center is already well underway.  As it was highlighted last week, CentraCare has already received two sizable donations totaling $750,000. The CentraCare Health System is also contributing $1.5 million towards...

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