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At 7:30 p.m., November 10, 2017, the Legacy Chorale will perform at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School. “Bach to Broadway” features the best classical, operatic and Broadway choruses of all time. Both entertaining and educational, the concert will showcase more than 450 years of Western...
Hurricane Maria stripped Puerto Rico nearly bare.
  My semi-annual trip to visit our daughter Jennifer and her family in Puerto Rico started off as usual. Her husband, Sean, jokingly said that a tropical storm was on the way, and to be prepared.  I took out a pair of “fancy” shoes and replaced them with a pair of walking/water sandals.   While...
Above, students from St. Mary of Mt. Carmel School in Long Prairie enjoy a ride during the program.
Todd County held its largest Envirofest this year with over 480 local and area students getting a first hand look at how the world as we know it works. A total of 70 volunteers and 36 teachers took the students through 25 stations relating to the natural world including the following: Ag growing...
Historian and author Adrian Lee will once again lead the adventurous on another tour of Long Prairie’s historic buildings and places.  This year’s “Ghost Walk” will take a 10 block round-trip tour of sites off of Central Avenue to find the first hospitals, cigar factories, and the homes and...
The Todd County Peace Council partnering with KWAD/KNSP, Superstation K-106, and Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota cordially invite you to be a part of our “Radiothon to End Child Abuse – 2017.”  The Radiothon will be held on December 7th through the 8th, running for 24 consecutive hours – noon to noon...
Pictured above, Pat Uhlenkamp - Browerville Plant Manager - Dan’s Prize, Jeff Tobak - President - Dan’s Prize, Inc., Florence Rickbeil - Browerville Food Shelf, Steve Potter - Cost Accounting Manager - Dan’s Prize, Babe Spychalla - Browerville Accounting Clerk - Dan’s Prize, and Vern Noland - Vice President of Operations - Dan’s Prize.
Dan’s Prize, the local subsidiary owned by Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), announced today that it has donated $20,000 to four local organizations to help fight hunger in the community. Those organizations include: Eagle’s Healing Nest in Sauk Centre, Eagle Bend Senior Citizens Center Inc. in...
The dream of CentraCare Health – Long Prairie’s much-anticipated medical campus has become reality. A public open house will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9 at 50 CentraCare Drive, just down the street from the existing hospital. Tours will be available and refreshments will be served.   ...
In addition to performing on the instrument, Ward allowed audience members to come up and pluck a few strings on the giant harp following the program. The kids in LPGE’s BOLT program came out to the program.
The Long Prairie library had another nice turnout when it hosted professional harpist Chris Ward last Thursday afternoon.  
Most people have never been able to check out a concert harp or hear one live. People in the Long Prairie area will get their chance to do just that when professional harpist Chris Ward comes to town to perform at the Long Prairie public library on Sept. 28. Ward is a lifelong musician and has...
Are you interested in helping guide Todd County Citizens Against Drugs (CAD)’s future work?  CAD will be offering a series of Strategic Planning Meetings this Fall.  These meetings will be facilitated by Kelly Felton, Regional Prevention Coordinator. Our first Strategic Planning Meeting will be...

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