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Third grade students from the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School recently completed their annual Service Learning Project.
It is not happy people who are thankful; it’s thankful people who are happy.  Now it is time for our children to be thankful to our community and thank them.   The third grade students at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School, along with families and friends recently raised $873.34 to buy...
Collin Prom (Bob Cratchit), Andrew Prokott (Scrooge) and Brandon Young (Fred) rehearse a scene for the upcoming presentation of “A Christmas Carol.”
For their fall play the Upsala Drama Club will be presenting the Charles Dickens classic, “A Christmas Carol.” There will be three performances at the Upsala Auditorium - December 1 -2 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee December 3 at 3 p.m. Almost everyone is familiar with the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a...
Lake Charlotte's name sake was an extraordinary woman.
  As a young girl, she saw the first steamboat churn up the Mississippi River to Fort Snelling in 1823. More than 40 years later, she heard the shrill hoot of the first train chugging past the fort. One of her last trips to the fort was by car, shortly before she died in 1907 at the age of 87. ...
The Christie Home Museum will host special holiday tours.
The Christie Home Museum has decked the halls, hung the stockings with care and decorated for the holidays everywhere. The Christie Home Society invites you to come experience what Christmas was like 100 years ago. The Christie Home will be open for tours Nov. 24-25 and Dec. 9. For tour times visit...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 11-10-2017 17:17 hours, the Todd County Sheriff’s office was alerted to a gun shot incident that had occurred at 25575 250th St. in section 10 of Long Prairie.  According to the sheriff’s office, Devlin Marcyes, 34 had been hunting with Bradley...
Navy Lieutenant Commander Graham Clark, who was on Yankee Station aboard the USS Oriskany in the Tonkin Gulf during the Vietnam War, salutes WWII veteran and former Navy Ship’s Cook Second Class Troy Scatterella (left) after presenting him with a World War II Victory Coin along with a commemorative coin from the San Diego Naval Base.  Former Army PFC Harold “Bud” Biskey (right) also received a World War II Victory Coin along with coins commemorating his Bronze Star and Purple Heart from USAF Captain Tony Fo
The USA (Upsala/Swanville Area) Community Chorus saluted the communities’ World War II veterans at their 16th Veterans Day concert.  There are six living WWII veterans in the area and two were able to be present for the concert, former Navy ship’s cook second class Troy Scatterella and former Army...
VFW Post 6037 in Swanville, Minn., celebrates 50 years of serving the needs of local veterans and their families on Nov. 26, 2017. The Golden Anniversary Award Citation is presented to the Post in recognition of 50 years of outstanding service to the community.  Keith E. Harman, national commander...
The Upsala Robotics team includes: Mr. Robertson, John Sand, Mathew Tholl, Brandon Young, Kennedy Allen, Bailey Hayes, Matthew Young, and Brockston Kuhl. Kneeling are Jonathon Mayer and Gabe Douvier.
The Upsala High School Robotics Team, Team 4480 - UC-Botics, Participated in the first Minnesota State High School League Robotics Conference competition held in Cass Lake, (Nicknamed the “NMRC”) where they competed with and against 17 other teams.   Throughout the competition they were ranked 3rd...
Harvest up 10 percent Minnesota firearms hunters registered 145,054 deer through the second weekend of deer season, according to the Department of Natural Resources.  Preliminary results through the second weekend show that the number of deer registered was up 10 percent from 2016. Of the deer...
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Nov. 10 at around 5 p.m., the Todd County Sheriff's office was alerted to a gun shot incident that had occurred at 25575 250th St. in section 10 of Long Prairie. According to the sheriff’s office, Devlin Marcyes, 34 had been hunting with Bradley...

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