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The issuing of aid anticipation bonds to cover cash flow at the Swanville School District had become commonplace as the start of the school year would approach.  To get away from this, the district has been working with the First State Bank of Swanville to establish a line of credit to cover cash...
The December 2015 meeting/Christmas Party of the Prairie Quilters will be the first Thursday of the month, December 3, at 6 p.m. in the original location (Middle School, but a new room). Please enter the school using door #S5 and go to room 108. You can park and enter at the south end of the school...
 The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will be offering a 55+ Driver Improvement Course on the following days: Dec. 3, 4 hour refresher course, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary, K6 Building-Com Ed, 215 2nd St. S., Long Prairie. The Driver Improvement course is open to the...
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 118,599 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, up from 104,785 from the same period in 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Hunters are seeing more deer this year as we continue to build deer populations across...
Pictured back row from left: Matt Jasken, Ben Katterhagen, Nathan Ruda,  Derek Loxtercamp, Sam Olson,  Isaac Cebulla,  Noah Koltes,  Issy Allen. Front row from left: Caleb Jasken, Weston Heuer, Derek Dempsey,  Miles Elmes, Oren Gamradt, Andrew Katterhagen. Not pictured: Erin Blanchard, coaches Dave Ruda, Jeff Berg, Paul Weinzierl, and Kim Loxtercamp.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Trap Shooting Team concluded their final week of fall shooting on October 25. The team finished in 2nd place in their conference  of eight competing schools. Approximately 90 teams from around the state participated in this year’s fall team event. Derek Loxtercamp was...
LONG PRAIRIE, Minn.—The University of Minnesota Extension Beef Team will be bringing the Cattle Feeder Days program to central Minnesota in early December.  Cattle Feeder Days is one of two multi-site travelling programs offered by the Extension Beef Team each year (the other is Cow/Calf Days). ...
The former Long Prairie Creamery Cooperative building has been a source of controversy between the MPCA and local citizens.
The public and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency were mixing like oil and water during a recent special meeting of the Long Prairie City Council. The MPCA was on hand at the special meeting to present its findings on a project that has lasted for more than 30 years in the downtown Long Prairie...
The Friday after Thanksgiving won’t be so black around Long Prairie.  Organizers are gearing up for another Bright Friday Night in Long Prairie on Nov. 27.  The festivities will begin that day with a free matinee movie and popcorn at the Long Prairie Library starting at 2:30 p.m.  Hemker’s Petting...
Brandon Kelly, Dale Gimbel and Vicki Meyer of Central MN Realty. Birdsell Realty has been sold to Central MN Realty with Gimbel and Meyer moving over with the business.
The beginning of October marked the end of an era for a real estate business and brokerage in Long Prairie and Todd County as Dale Gimbel transferred ownership of Birdsell Realty to Central MN Realty.  Brandon Kelly, who joined Central MN Realty earlier this year after working for East-West Realty...
  The Todd County Board of Commissioners has disbanded the Todd County Health and Human Services Committee, which is comprised of the entire county board of commissioners. The committee was seen as redundant, because the actions taken by it needed to be ratified by the board at a regular board...

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