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County board updated on progress of economic projects. See story below for more, including the fate of the LSC Communications building.
The Todd County Board of Commissioners received an update on some of the economic activity that took place during 2018.  The update was in conjunction with Todd County Development Corporation Executive Director Rick Utech’s request for the county’s annual contribution of $62,000.  Utech began by...
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District's Board of Education called a special session on Feb. 21 regarding an incident that occurred at the secondary school on Jan. 23. The incident involved Agriculture instructor and FFA Advisor Curt Gjerstad and a student with comments of profane and sexual...
A rural Clarissa home was damaged during a snowy blaze Feb. 20. According to the Todd County Sheriff’s Department, Kilar Zimmel (24) of Osakis, called in a house fire at the address of 32372 203rd Ave rural Clarissa early in the day.  Smoke was witnessed coming out of the roof of the home. The...
The Todd County Board of Commissioners received an update on the Todd County Citizens Against Drugs coalition.  The group, which is made up of county officials, law enforcement, and youth and adult volunteers from throughout the county, is entering into it’s last year of grant funding.  Katherine...
Governor Tim Walz announced last week the Budget for One Minnesota – his inaugural budget proposal for the next biennium. The governor’s office says the budget seeks to bring down the cost of health care, improve education, and ensure communities across the state are prospering. “After traveling...
On March 7, 2019 at 9 AM Todd County Emergency Management will be doing an All Call to the citizens and businesses of Todd County with CodeRED. This message will be about our newly added Weather Warning alert. In order to get Weather Warning alerts you must sign up for it. Even if you did this once...
The Wolves finished on top of Section 5A for the second year in a row, defeating BBE in the semifinals and Minnewaska in the finals.
After years of being on the cusp of reaching a state tournament, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville broke through last year, and finished fourth in Class 1A. At no point did anyone in the Wolves wrestling room feel satisfied, and it has showed this winter. The team strengthened the schedule to get...
The Long Prairie City Council recently approved a Tax Increment Finance  District for a new apartment building development by John Timmerman. The development, which will feature two, 8-unit apartment buildings, will be located at the intersection of Highway 27 and 6th Street, across from Cenex and...
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District is in a much better financial place than it was just 2-3 years ago. After years of making budget reductions, the District is now operating with a projected surplus going into the 2019-20 school year. The projections presented by Superintendent Jon Kringen...
Stan Tekiela will be presenting "Backyard Birds: Welcomed Guests At Our Gardens and Feeders" at the Todd County Garden Day 2019 hosted by the University of Minnesota Extension Todd County Master Gardeners, along with the Sauk River Watershed District. The event will be held March 23, at the First...

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