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Chuck Wolf of Long Prairie recently made a transcontinental voyage across South America.
Chuck Wolf of Long Prairie and Amy Zitur, daughter of the late Robert “Bob” Zitur of St. Cloud, spent two weeks crossing the Southern Cone of South America.  Below is the story in Wolf’s own words of their transcontinental voyage. We traveled from Buenos Aires to Santiago –Atlantic Ocean to Pacific...
Displaying just a few of the quilts that will be given as prizes during the upcoming Quilt Bingo are some of the event organizers including: Dale Hanson, Loretta Johnson, Janet Umland, Florence Rickbeil, Twila Pierce, Jody Bebault and Verna Toenyan. The event will be held at the Clarissa Ballroom on Sunday, February 14, and all proceeds from the bingo and silent auction will be contributed to: TCCA Bundled Meals Mileage Delivery, Hands of Hope Resource Center—Todd County and the Todd County Chaplaincy.   Th
  Our lives are like quilts—bits and pieces, joy and sorrow, stitched with love.  —from Crafter’s Community website. If you love the game of bingo and you love the comfort that a well-made quilt can give, then you will absolutely adore Quilt Bingo! If you are like me, you probably have a lot of...
  The LPGE School Board discussed and passed a number of items at last Monday’s monthly meeting. A few of those involved moves in sports. The Board voted to dissolve the cooperative for the track program between LPGE and Browerville. Browerville gave notice that they wished to end the cooperative...
  The Swanville School Board received some good news during its last meeting. The district will be exiting statutory operating debt early.  The district was able to achieve this by making some tough budgeting decisions the last couple years and with the help of the voters approving the recent...
The American Dairy Association of Todd County is seeking candidates to participate in this year’s dairy princess/dairy ambassador program.  Dairy princesses and ambassadors serve as good will ambassadors for the dairy industry by appearing at various promotional events and speaking to consumers and...
The Civil Air Patrol is forming a new composite squadron in the Alexandria Lakes Area after years of being without a unit. “I was a part of the Civil Air Patrol, as was my father, since we both have a love for flying and serving others,” said Mark Anthony. “Unfortunately, the Alexandria Squadron...
WILLMAR, Minn. (1/20/2016) – University of Minnesota Extension proudly presents Barriers to Bushels!  Three locations will be offered across Central Minnesota in late February.  Current, research-based information will be presented to control corn and soybean costs.  University Extension Educators...
The royalty and class representatives this year include: in front, from left, Clair Liebsch, Kayla Bense, Karley Pohlmann, Hailey Schleter, Whitney Reimer, Natalie Minke, Allison Ecker and Hudson Pung. In back, from left, Jorge Botello, Nicholas Abraham, Hunter Cavallero, Mitchell Tesch, Joshua Connor, Luke Gustafson and Sam Olson. Not pictured is Taylor Kingston.
Long Prairie-Grey Eagle’s Snow Days celebration has been rescheduled for Feb. 8-11. The week of activities will include the following dress up days for the students: College Apparel Day, Thrift Shop Day, Hawaiian Day, and Class Color Day. The coronation and talent show will be held in the afternoon...
O nce again March is rolling around and we can’t forget that March is Hunger Awareness Month—and the volunteers at the Long Prairie Emergency Food Pantry are gearing up for another busy donation season. “We all see the donation bins at church or school and are asked to participate in food drives....
  The Long Prairie City Council approved a rezoning request based on the recommendations of the planning and zoning commission. The property, which is located at 33 Riverside Dr., will be switch from a single-family dwelling to a multi-family and transitional housing dwelling. The recommendation...

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