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  The Grey Eagle City Council recently met to go over some routine business items. Water/Wastewater Maintenance Under the Water and Wastewater report, Chico Hellmann reported to the council that he has obtained the necessary certifications for his position. -The council also discussed a leaning...
Adult Basic Education of Central Minnesota is holding a series of seminars on career transitions every Tuesday for the next three weeks.  The three two-hour classes will run April 11, April 18, and April 25 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Community Education room 109.  To register...
Katie Stacey has started a fundraising campaign to install a motorized American flag at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School gym.
  We’ve all seen at some point or another, the playing of the national anthem at a sporting event. By and large it’s the same wherever you go. We take off our caps, place it over our heart or salute. Then, we turn and face a flag that’s most of the time hanging against a wall, or hanging idle...
  Todd County recently completed its first jury trial of a murder case. The result was a reduced sentence of Manslaughter-Heat of Passion, though this outcome was not what prosecutors had hoped for, it still marked the first time Todd County witnessed a murder case go from investigation, charges...
  The Todd County Board of Commissioners dealt with a number of road and construction projects during its regular meeting March 21. Public Works The Todd County Public Works Department took up much of the meeting with a number or requests and contract approvals for the upcoming road construction...
Christina Fiedler (Chip), Samantha Blonigen (Mrs Potts), Isaac Guthrie (Maurice), Ben Blonigen (Beast), Stefani Pohlmann (Cogsworth), Noelle Kedrowski (Babette), and Jarick Riefer (Lumiere) rehearse a scene from “Beauty and the Beast.”
The Upsala Drama Club presents their spring musical, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, on April 7-9, 2017 in the Upsala Auditorium. The musical follows the story of the classic 1991 animated film and includes classic and familiar songs like “Be Our Guest,” “Belle,” “Something There,” and “Beauty And...
Motorists traveling Interstate 94 near the Highway 27/Osakis interchange may encounter delays as both directions of the interstate are intermittently closed overnight beginning Monday, April 3 through Wednesday, April 5. The closures will begin at 9 p.m. each night, and all lanes of I-94 will open...
Would you like to help with the mosaic project? The Blue Sky Mosaic Project is meant to bring many types of people in our community together to work on a collaborative project that will include over 200 area residents and that will beautify the Lake Charlotte beach building. Dates for creating the...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with Crime Stoppers of Minnesota to proactively increase ways that citizens can pass on information about crimes or fugitives while remaining anonymous.   In addition to staying anonymous, persons giving tips may be eligible to collect up to $1,000 in...
By Jason C. Brown, Publisher/Editor   The Swanville School Board is considering a change to the school day schedule to hopefully have a greater impact on student performance. The board is considering moving the secondary school to a six period day and moving away from study halls and the homeroom...

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