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Curt and Dawn Richter have realized their dreams with the opening of Dragon Willow Winery south of Long Prairie.
  Think back five years and see where you were, now compare that to now. How have things changed? Five years ago, Dawn and Curt Richter were taking a leap into the unknown—they were busy planting grape vines in the hope they could soon open their very own winery. Now, fast forward five years and...
  Jose Rual Herrera-Torres will face sentencing today for the 2017 2nd Degree Murder of his girlfriend Dominga Guerrera.  Herrera was originally convicted of the 2nd Degree Murder charge back in December of 2017 in Todd County District Court after a jury found that he did not act in self defense...
  All parents have experienced opening up a kids’ backpack and found homework that needs to be completed by the following day. That whole concept was discussed by the Board of Education at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle at last Monday’s regular meeting. The idea of taking a look at the District’s homework...
Sunday Burquest
The American Lutheran Church Women invite all women in the surrounding communities to their annual Summer Salad Supper. It will be held Tuesday evening, June 12 at 5:45 p.m. in their Fellowship Hall at 215 9th Street SE, Long Prairie. The speaker will be Sunday Burquest. Sunday is a survivor. Her...
CentraCare Health – Long Prairie Registered Dietitian Clara Vancura, Master Gardener Lori Zellmann, LP/GE 4th grade teacher Ms. Laura Geinsenhof, Todd County Extension Office SNAP-Ed Educator Elizabeth Quillo at the school garden.
Funded by a grant through the University of MN Extension, LP/GE 4th grade and ALC students recently planted a variety of fruits, vegetables, and herbs in box gardens located on LP/GE school grounds.  Over the next few months, LP Kids will tend to these gardens and enjoy fruits of their labor, with...
Forty-nine educators from Region 5 schools were honored by National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) on Wednesday night at its fifth-annual Educators of Excellence Awards Banquet at Grand View Lodge near Nisswa. Nominated by their respective schools for their commitment to excellence, these educators...
Residents and staff at the CentraCare Meadow Place Assisted Living in Long Prairie teamed up with the first graders at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel School to paint rocks for the Kindness Rocks program.
CentraCare Health will join the Kindness Rocks campaign this summer.  As you make your way around town, keep your eyes open and see if you can spot some of the brightly painted rocks left about for people to find.  Why are these rocks being placed around the community? The hope is that if someone...
Todd County area law enforcement members were recently honored by the Long Prairie Rotary Club and Long Prairie Lions Club during a recent appreciation dinner and program at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School. Speaking at the event was 7th Judicial District Judge Kris Davick-Halfen....
CentraCare Health – Long Prairie will host its annual Community Wellness Fair, 1K and 5K runs from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 16 at the at First Baptist Church, 401 Fourth St. S. in Long Prairie. Registration for the family fun run/walk begins at 8 a.m. The 1K kids run will start at 8:30 a...
Soil and Water Conversation Districts are local units of government designed to help citizens conserve their soil, water and other renewable natural resources.   Their mission is to coordinate assistance from available sources – public and private, local, state and federal – to work together and...

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