Wolves junior captain, Caleb Pesta, raised his arms to the horde of screaming Wolves fans after his decision at 195 clinched the 2019 Class 1A championship.
The journey for Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville junior captain Caleb Pesta was a mentally and physically challenging one this season.
The Wolves fan section has been among the loudest at the Xcel Energy Center at each of the last two state tournaments, showing their support of the team.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville wrestling cooperative reached the peak last Thursday when they hoisted the Class 1A state championship plaque on the floor of the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The LPGE-Browerville Wolves wrestling team capped off a terrific season as the #1 ranked team in the state by bringing home the State Class A Championship.
By Taylor Lunemann, Staff Writer  
The Benning family from left: Nate, Danny, Megan, and Penny on Megan’s milestone night.
It was a bittersweet moment for the Browerville/Eagle Valley girls team last Thursday night. On the one hand, their season came to a close with a loss in the Section 5A playoffs.
Avery Jackson got around an East Central defender to get a clean look at the basket during the second half of last Saturday’s game.
The playoffs can make or break a team, and the Swanville girls learned that firsthand last Saturday night in Little Falls.
County board updated on progress of economic projects. See story below for more, including the fate of the LSC Communications building.
The Todd County Board of Commissioners received an update on some of the economic activity that took place during 2018. 
Wolves junior captain, Caleb Pesta, raised his arms to the horde of screaming Wolves fans after his decision at 195 clinched the 2019 Class 1A championship.
The Wolves fan section has been among the loudest at the Xcel Energy Center at each of the last two state tournaments, showing their support of the team.
The LPGE-Browerville Wolves wrestling team capped off a terrific season as the #1 ranked team in the state by bringing home the State Class A Championship.
The Benning family from left: Nate, Danny, Megan, and Penny on Megan’s milestone night.
Avery Jackson got around an East Central defender to get a clean look at the basket during the second half of last Saturday’s game.
County board updated on progress of economic projects. See story below for more, including the fate of the LSC Communications building.
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Swanville seniors Hannah Schneider (L), Emily Beseman (M), and Avery Jackson (R) react after receiving the runner-up plaque following the game.
A memorable and historic season for the Swanville girls basketball team came to a close in the Section 5A South title game last Tuesday night in Little Falls. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, the top seed in the south half of the section, was able to hold off the No. 2 seeded Bulldogs to pick up a 66-52...
LPGE senior Sam Byers drove for a key layup late in the second half of Monday’s game against Staples-Motley.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle boys ended the regular season with a narrow 44-43 loss to Staples-Motley at home last Monday night. The Cardinals grabbed control early on and maintained the lead for much of the game. They jumped out to a 15-6 lead before the Thunder clawed within four points at...

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Swanville seniors Hannah Schneider (L), Emily Beseman (M), and Avery Jackson (R) react after receiving the runner-up plaque following the game.
A memorable and historic season for the Swanville girls basketball team came to a close in the Section 5A South title game last Tuesday night in Little Falls.Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, the top seed in...

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