News

-A +A
The October Long Prairie-Grey Eagle students of the month.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Elementary School recently selected its students of the month for October. Kindergarten The kindergarten student of the month for October is Peyton Hukriede. This young lady tries her best every day and guides the other students. She can often be found bringing the other...
Mettler
Senior Sam Mettler has been chosen as the October Swanville Student of the Month for grades 10-12. He is the son of Randall and Margaret Mettler.  Pam Czech, Social Studies instructor shares, “Sam is a wonderful choice for student of the month.  Sam’s academic background speaks for itself.  He is a...
Glenwood, Minnesota, Nov. 6, 2015 – When commodity markets turn volatile, pulling the trigger gets tough. CHS Prairie Lakes has an alternative for grain producers looking for a simple, seamless way to diversify their crop marketing.  CHS Pro Advantage is a new grain contract that allows a grower to...
Ron Branstner addresses a near capacity crowd at the Hub Supper Club on the issues surrounding refugee resettlement.
The Concerned Citizens of Todd County group held an informational meeting at the Hub Supper Club in Burtrum last Thursday night. The topic for the evening addressed the refugee resettlement throughout the nation in recent years. The group invited Ron Branstner, who has addressed other communities...
Members of the Blivet Players and soloists line up for the opening of the USA Community Chorus’ Veterans Day show.  They are (L-R) Fr. Michael Kellogg, USAF TSGT Maureen Putnam, USAF TSGT Tom Speckhard, MnANG CW4 Scott Bjerke, USAF CPT Tony Foster, MnANG MAJ Neal Wilson, USN LCDR Graham Clark and USMC LTC Richard Vosepka. 
The USA (Upsala/Swanville Area) Community Chorus will be presenting its 15th annual Veterans Day Program on Wednesday, 11 November at 7:30 p.m. in the Upsala School Auditorium.  This year’s program will end the Chorus’ commemoration of the 70th anniversary of World War II as it highlights three of...
Seven members of the USA Honor Squad take a short break before picking up their rakes to complete raking leaves from the East Swanville Cemetery as part of one of the squad’s yearly community service projects.  Squad members, from left, are: Shane Lambrecht, squad commanding officer, Morgan Bellefeuille, Travis Bellefeuille, Elijah Wardlaw, squad executive officer, Braedan Rene, assistant squad leader, Ryker Stevens and Samuel Gunnon. 
USA Honor Squad members commenced their community service projects for the 2015-16 school year by raking the leaves from the East Swanville Cemetery.  Throughout the year, members of the squad, which is a military drill unit made up of third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade students in the Swanville...
Jason Rieber has served as an officer/paramedic on the Breezy Point Police Department for the past eight years. Submitted Photo.
Breezy Point police officer Jason Rieber has spent much of his adult life helping others. The Long Prairie native has spent the past eight years serving the city of Breezy Point as an officer/paramedic, a career path that even surprised himself as he had previously worked in emergency medical...
People living in Todd County who have trouble paying home energy bills may be eligible for assistance through the Energy Assistance Program (EAP). The Energy Assistance Program is funded by the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the United States Department of Health & Human Services. People...
The Todd County Board of Commissioners voted on a number of board action forms regarding personnel at the meeting on Oct. 6. One of those actions included accepting the resignation of Sue Moller, a lead eligibility worker who has worked with Health and Human Services for 35 years. Said HHS Director...
The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) announced late July that South Country Health Alliance’s (SCHA) coverage for MinnesotaCare and Medical Assistance would be discontinued in all but one county, threatening the survival of the health plan. Todd County was not that county. Following a...

Pages

Long Prairie Leader

P.O. Box 479
21 3rd Street S
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Phone: (320) 732-2151
Fax: (320) 732-2152
Email: info@lpleader.com

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Long Prairie Leader Newsletter feed
Comment Here