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Students put the final touches on a tree at the nursing home.
Members of the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle National Honor Society, Student Council and Chamber Singers recently brought holiday cheer to the Long Prairie Long Term Care Center. These students took time out of their busy schedules to decorate the nursing home Christmas trees and visited with residents....
  The City of Long Prairie recently settled with its two labor unions representing the public works department and the police department. The terms of the agreement for both parties is for two years. The first year will see a general wage increase of three percent in 2016. 2017 will see a wage...
The LPGE Board met last Wednesday for a work session to discuss the next phase of the Deferred Maintenance project, as well as the future of the track program. With phase one complete, Superintendent Jon Kringen laid out the financial situation for the coming phases. He noted he believes they’re in...
A year ago, South Country Health Alliance (SCHA) awarded nearly $3 million to 17 organizations through its Community Reinvestment Grant program to support initiatives focused on improving the health of SCHA members and addressing community social determinants of health. SCHA selected Todd County...
Rachel Evans
Rachel Evans has been chosen as the November Swanville Student of the Month for grades 10-12. She is the daughter of Paul and Carol Evans.  “I have known Rachel for several years and have had the wonderful opportunity of being Rachel’s science teacher as well as her volleyball coach,” states Char...
The 2015-2016 Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School first quarter honor roll is as follows: Grade 12 A: Kayla Bense, Katrina Blommel, Angelica Botello, Jadon Buntjer, Whitney Eckel, Austin Evenson, Ariana Gamradt, Luke Gustafson, Mitchell Middendorf, Nicholas Middendorf, Linda Miller, Rudra...
The LPGE choir practices for its concert Dec. 21.
The students at LPGE have been practicing the last couple of months in preparation for their winter choir concerts which will be hosted on Monday, Dec. 21, at 7:30 p.m. All choirs in grades 7-12 which includes the junior choir, concert choir, girls ensemble, and chamber singers will be performing....
The Todd Soil and Water Conservation District hosted an open house on Dec. 2 to give area producers information about the Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program (MAWQCP). The MAWQCP is a voluntary opportunity for farmers and agricultural landowners to take the lead in...
The third graders from the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School recently completed their service learning project by tracking donations, shopping for groceries and donating food.
There is always, always, always something to be thankful for.  The third grade students at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School are thankful that they were able to bring $848 worth of food, which came up to 700 pounds of food, to the local Long Prairie Food Pantry.    For the month of...
From left to right:  Erin Blanchard, Jasmin Botello, Katie Pachan, and Emily Berscheit work on placing stickers on bags to be used at local liquor stores.
In the month of November, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle’s alcohol and drug-free youth group engaged in several activities that focused on building leadership and reaching out to the community.   On November 5-6, eight members of the group attended Youth Leadership Academy at The Lodge in Baxter, MN.  At...

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