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Aksamit Transportation and the Browerville School District appear to have an agreement in place for continued transportation services. Above, Aksamit trains in some new bus riders at the LPGE School District, where they also have a contract for transportation services.
The Browerville School District and Aksamit Transportation appear to have come to terms with a new transportation contract, though it wasn’t without some drama.  The district and the local transportation company traded offers over the course of the last two months with neither making any real...
Sauk Centre–God and music are great healers. Just ask Connie Lee and the veterans at the Eagle’s Healing Nest in Sauk Centre. “Music is something we all can share to heal from anything that has happened to us,” said Lee. Twice a month, since fall of 2017, this country music singer, who returned...
The city's wastewater treatment plant updates will be supported by bonds that will be repaid by increases in water and sewer rates.
The Long Prairie City Council adopted the new recommended water rates to offset the costs of the expansion of the water/wastewater treatment plant.  The city council was in agreement that an increase of $5.20 to the base rate, making it $18.20, and increasing the per gallon rate by $0.0001258,...
The Activities Director Position at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle will be open at the end of June. The District has begun its search to fill the position after Dan Zetah informed administration that he plans to retire at the end of the school year. The Board of Education discussed possible options of how...
State-wide Emergency Medical Services week was celebrated May 13-17, 2019 with a theme of “Beyond the Call”.  This is a perfect description of the willingness and self-sacrifice that local Emergency Medical Services demonstrate when responding, treating and transporting patients in emergency...
The new Dollar General store in Long Prairie will be located along Higway 71 next to Subway.
Work on one of the last vacant lots along Lake Street in Long Prairie began last week as crews prepare the site of a new Dollar General store.  The store, which won’t be ready for business until around Dec. 1, will be a fairly large one, encompassing 9,100 square feet.  According to the building...
The Long Prairie City Council addressed a number of issues regarding the downtown area during its May 6 meeting.  At the top of the list was a discussion regarding the exterior condition of the Hart Mall.  Co-owner of the mall, Jeremy Weber was on hand to discuss some of the structural issues and...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office reported that on May 15 around 11:36 p.m. deputies responded to an aircraft incident on County Road 18 near Browerville. The TCSO received a call from the pilot of a two passenger airplane. The pilot advised he had to perform an emergency landing due to mechanical...
A rural Todd County man has died as a result of injuries sustained during a grass fire last Sunday.  According to the Todd County Sheriff’s Office, May 5 around 3 p.m. the Todd County Sheriff's Office, along with the Sauk Centre Fire Department responded to a report of a grass fire at the address...
Most Todd County landowners know vegetative buffers were required on public waterways November 1, 2017 and on county ditches by November 1, 2018. This is very important considering Todd County spans out over almost 1,000 square miles, has 123 public lakes, 380 miles of public streams, and 379 miles...

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