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The annual Upsala Days parade will take place on Aug. 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Upsala will host its annual Heritage Days on Aug. 10-12 and there are plenty of things to do over the course of the weekend. Friday, Aug. 10 The event kicks off with a free concert in the park sponsored by friends of the Upsala library. There will also be ice cream at the event which runs from 6-8...
Additional deer hunting opportunities will be available this fall because numbers continue to rebound across the state and now many areas have populations at or above goal levels, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “Deer populations have responded well to favorable winter weather and...
120 golfers participated in this year’s CentraCare golf scramble. The event raised money for several projects.
CentraCare Health Foundation - Long Prairie raised over $42,000 at the 22nd annual golf scramble on July 17th at the Long Prairie Country Club.  The event drew 120 golfers. The funds raised will be designated to the following priority projects: Two college scholarships for local high school seniors...
  It was a light agenda for the Board of Education at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle when they met for a regular monthly meeting on July 16. One item at the meeting included the introduction of new Secondary Principal, Barton Rud, who just took over the position a few weeks earlier. Rud is originally from...
The Long Fire Department responded to a report of a house fire at 16671 223rd Ave. July 19. According to the Long Prairie Fire Department, an 8-year-old child was playing with a lighter and started a mattress on fire.  The fire caused damage to the floor and walls of the bedroom.  Adjoining walls...
July 17 at around 1:30 p.m. the Todd County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a one-vehicle accident on 220th Street on the south edge of Lake Charlotte.  The Long Prairie Fire and Rescue, Long Prairie Ambulance Service, Long Prairie Police Department and Todd County Sheriff’s Investigator...
The community of Long Prairie is invited to have some fun, food and festivities as the community celebrates it 4th Annual National Night Out event.  Billed as, “America’s Night Out Against Crime,” the National Night Out event will take place Aug. 7 from 5-7 p.m. at the Lion’s Lake Charlotte Park....
Freshwater Education District officials recently broke ground on a new special education facility.
Freshwater Education District representatives broke ground at the school’s future Level IV facility on Monday, July 16, 2018 This is a true collaborative effort between several entities – Freshwater, its member school districts, the city of Wadena, and Sourcewell.  There’s heavy equipment roaring...
Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in June, according to seasonally adjusted figures released last week by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). In addition, the agency said May’s employment figures were revised from 10,200 jobs gained to 10,700 jobs gained. Over...
Vetsch Farms, LLC of Browerville will host the 2018 Todd County Dairy Field Day on Tuesday, July 31 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Vetsch Farms, LLC is located at 233623 County 14, Browerville, MN. This is about 11 miles east of Browerville.  Watch for signs. Refreshments and ice cream treats will...

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