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CentraCare-Long Prairie recently recognized its retiring operating committee members. Pictured are in back, left to right: Mary Schmidt, Chuck Eldred, Craig Broman, Tom Sellnow, David Petersen, Dan Swenson. In front, left to right: Pete Berscheit and Sally Hanson.  
After nearly 10 years of service and dedication, Pete Berscheit and Sally Hanson have retired from the CentraCare – Long Prairie Operating Committee effective June 26th, 2019.  During their time, Pete and Sally, along with the committee, have ethically and professionally, reviewed, developed,...
Bruce & Rose Asfeld of Osakis will host the 2019 Todd County Dairy Field Day on Tuesday July 30th  from 10:30am -12:30pm. Asfeld’s farm is located at 10804 137th Ave, Osakis, MN, which is right at the top of the I-94 West Union exit. Watch for signs. Refreshments and ice cream treats will be...
CentraCare - Long Prairie offers no-cost appointment transportation to their Medical Campus, located at 50 CentraCare Drive in Long Prairie.  These free rides to your medical appointment are funded by CentraCare - Long Prairie and are available within city limits of Long Prairie.  To schedule a...
By Jason C. Brown, Publisher/Editor   The City of Long Prairie is still intending to demolish the corner creamery and Bjerga Feed building in downtown Long Prairie.  A recent judgement in Todd County District Court has ruled in favor of the city and its desire to continue with the demolition. While...
By Jason C. Brown Publisher/Editor   The Todd County Board of Commissioners appointed an interim county coordinator to fill in for Jonathan Stainbrook after his sudden departure from the county.  The appointment of MIS Director Chris Pelzer’s to the interim position came during last week’s board...
July 4 the Todd County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an accident at the intersection of County Road 26 and County Road 7. Deputies witnessed a one vehicle crash. A 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix was traveling eastbound on County 26 when it had failed to negotiate the curve leaving the roadway...
Twenty two garage sales will take part in this year’s city-wide garage sale event.  A copy of the list of addresses/participants are available at the Long Prairie Area Chamber of Commerce at 42 3rd St. N and the Long Prairie Senior Center at 50 3rd St. N. A map will also be on the chamber’s website...
There are simple things that can be done to keep the waters in Todd County healthy. Projects range from something as simple as filtering rain by planting native grasses and shrubs on the shoreline or making a rain garden to absorb rain—to projects that are more involved and utilize the skills and...
Dean Schreiner from Farm-Rite Equipment in Long Prairie. Farm-Rite Equipment offers a full line of Bobcats, attachments, trailers, Stihl and Simplicity equipment. Farm-Rite also offers a new rental service at the Long Prairie location.
If you owned Bobcats, or even a riding mower, you’re familiar with Long Prairie Machinery and owners Pam and Gary Schneekloth. Pam and Gary, after decades of service to farmers, tradesmen and anybody that just liked getting things done, have retired and welcomed in Farm-Rite Equipment.  Farm-Rite...
The Board of Education at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle took a look at the 2019-20 preliminary budget projection during their regular monthly meeting on June 17.  It was again good news compared to past years, as the district is again looking at a projected budget surplus after battling a deficit for...

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