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Samuel Mettler, son of Randall and Margaret Mettler, Burtrum, received the North Dakota State University Freshman Academic Scholarship in the amount of $3,000. The scholarship recognizes high academic achievement.  Mettler will enter NDSU in the fall and plans to major in journalism. In high school...
Ridgewater College would like to acknowledge those students earning recognition on the Dean’s lists for spring semester 2016: Chandler Langford of Long Prairie; Andrew Vodak of Swanville; Austin Butler, Jeremy Kruse. and Anna Salber of Browerville. In order to be included on the Dean’s list a...
The following students graduated from Minnesota State University - Moorhead, Friday, May 13, 2016: Chloee Larson, Brooke Swanson and Samantha Zastrow of Long Prairie; Maranda Nelson and Amanda Roerick of Swanville; and Jorden Pangrac of Grey Eagle.  
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The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School recently selected its May students of the Month. 7th Grade Weston Herzog Weston Herzog, son of Toni Herzog and John Herzog, has earned the honor of 7th Grade Student of the Month for May. Weston is a positive addition to his classes. He willingly...
Ridgewater College is pleased to announce the graduating class of 2016. Graduation ceremonies took place on Thursday, May 12 (Hutchinson campus) and Friday, May 13 (Willmar campus). • Ryan Middendorf of Long Prairie earns Diploma in Dairy Management • Austin Butler of Browerville earns Diploma in...
Ashley Rohr of Long Prairie, was one of the 34 members inducted  into the National Society of Leadership and Success at the U of M Crookston.  
Anna Salber of Browerville, the daughter of Michael and Keri Salber, received the following award(s) for state competition: Employment Interview-3rd Place Dairy Production. Anna was also recognized for serving on the Local PAS Board of Directors and as a Ridgewater Ag Department Ambassador and...
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School April students of the month.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School recently selected its April students of the month.  Kindergarten The kindergarten student of the month for April is Bentley Iyechad. When his teacher thinks of perseverance, she thinks of this young person. Any time there has been a difficult situation...
The Wood Medallion was awarded to University of Wisconsin-Stout student Rachel Bachmeier, Long Prairie, a graphic design and interactive media major, at the recent Leadership Awards Reception held on campus.  
They include, in back, from left, Cassandra Smith, Karlee Rose Jonas, Ariana Gamradt, Kayla Ann Bense, and Angela Hanson. Seated, from left, Whitney Eckel, Megan Churchwell, Katrina Blommel and Austin Evenson. Jack Mechels is in front. Evenson has been named this year’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian. LPGE will hold its commencement exercise May 27 at 7 p.m. in the LPGE Secondary School gymnasium.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School has named its top 10 students for the graduating class of 2016.  


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