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Hazel Swedal
  Hazel Swedal of Long Prairie, a resident at Harmony Apartments, will turn 100 years old Oct. 10.  Swedal is a life long resident of the Osakis and Long Prairie Area. She moved to Long Prairie back in 1959 and lived in the same house on Lake Street until she moved to the Harmony Apartments last...
 The Fall Season is always a special time of the year for Erickson’s Petting Zoo of rural Osakis. Located 3½ miles northwest of Osakis at 11890 Hope Road SE. We embrace our old fashion farm (been in the family for 103 years). The big red barn that once was home to milk cows; now is home to many...
The Central Minnesota Tea Party group is holding a meet and greet event for candidates in the Todd County Commissioner District 4 race. The candidates include Nikki Deyle and David Kircher.  The meet and greet event will be held Oct. 9 at the Browerville Community Center from 1-2:30 p.m. and a...
People with gardening talents and who enjoy working and communicating with other gardeners are sought for the Master Gardener Program. This program is sponsored by the University of Minnesota Extension Service. Classes will be conducted at University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum or on-line. The...
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed reports of zebra mussels in Sauk Lake, near Sauk Centre in Todd County.  A resident on the northeast side of Sauk Lake contacted the DNR after finding numerous zebra mussels up to one-half inch in length on a boat lift being removed for...
Minnesota’s wolf population estimate was 2,655 wolves and 465 wolf packs during the winter of 2017-2018 within Minnesota’s wolf range, an estimate that is statistically unchanged from the previous winter, according to the Department of Natural Resources. “Subtle changes in wolf population numbers...
Region Five Development Commission (R5DC) is hosting a community meeting to discuss a statewide initiative called Thriving by Design. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at the Sprout Growers and Makers Marketplace, 609 13th Street, Little Falls from 6-8 p.m. Thriving by Design - Rural...
Threats made by a student were recently acted on by the Long Prairie Police Department.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School, along with the help of local law enforcement, prevented an alleged threat made by a student.  According to the LPGE administration, the threat was made the evening of Sept. 25, after school was already out for the day. The threat was apparently made,...
Jackson and Kelsey Standafer, recently married at the First Baptist Church of Long Prairie, are now a part of the staff. Jackson was recently hired on as the Director of Family Ministries.
  The First Baptist Church of Long Prairie recently welcomed a new Director of Family Ministry.  While the congregation already has a lead pastor and youth pastor, this position will seek to minister to those who are no longer the children and high school students, or necessarily the more...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office has reported that on Sept. 19 around 7:49 a.m. they received a report of an ATV accident. The 911 call indicated that a man was involved in an ATV accident at the address of 21438 County 36, Long Prairie, MN.  The Todd County Sheriff’s Office, the Long Prairie Fire...

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