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Long Prairie, Minn. (1/16/2018)—The Farm Resource Guide for 2018 is now available upon request at many University of Minnesota Extension county offices across the state. This resource guide includes a variety of useful farm business management information including the following items: •Custom...
Cattle producers won’t want to miss the 18th annual Winter Grazing Workshop presented by the Crow Wing River Basin Forage Council (CWRBFC), which will be held in Staples on February 1. This is your chance to get in on a great seminar highlighting grazing management, integration of livestock into...
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Jan. 20-28 as Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week in Minnesota. This is an opportunity for the Department of Natural Resources, volunteer safety instructors, the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association (MNUSA) and its 250 member snowmobile clubs to join together to...
Youth and adults can learn to hunt turkeys this April with experienced volunteers who will cover safe hunting techniques, how to call-in turkeys, hunting tactics and field dressing a bird. “We teach the skills and techniques that allow new turkey hunters to become lifelong hunters,” said Mike Kurre...
LSC Communications of Long Prairie will close at the beginning of April.
LSC Communications will permanently close its Long Prairie printing plant by the beginning of April. In a letter to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, Rebecca Robertson, VP of Human Resources for LSC Communications, announced the permanent closure of the plant. “Due to...
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December 29 the Todd County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office with an investigation of shots fired at a residence in rural Swanville. Through an investigation Morrison County Investigators learned the suspects were at a residence on the south edge of Browerville.  The...
The Long Prairie -Grey Eagle baseball field is one of the facilities that could see a facelift with some proposed updates.
Following officer and committee appointments, the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Board of Education listened to a presentation from lead architect Dan Miller of JLG Architects out of Alexandria, detailing a list of potential projects the District is exploring for the summer of 2018. The District has just...
Jennifer and Tim Poland recently opened Leaning Silo Folk and Homestead School in rural Swanville. The first folk art class will be held there on Feb. 10.
  Traditions come and traditions go. What was once commonplace in the lives of our forebears—the very things that helped them get by from day to day, or make life easier or to pass the time—has become lost to convenience, lack of time, or just a complete lack of knowledge. But, what was once lost...
Students gather for breakfast in their classroom at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School.
  Everyone has had that feeling before lunch where productivity levels at work plummet due to developing hunger pains. That can also be the case when it comes to students in the classroom. For students in the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle school district, that issue has been alleviated this year with the...
  “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” was the plan for the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Board of Education at the annual reorganization meeting last Monday evening. The meeting is held to elect officers and appoint committee representatives for the New Year. All officers will remain in place in 2018. They...

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