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Ghost walk  set for this weekend. For all the details about Crazy Days, city wide garage sales and the Ghost Walk see the article below
A crazy weekend will be coming to Long Prairie as Crazy Days, citywide garage sales, Christie Home tours and the popular Ghost Walk will take place this weekend. Starting July 8, The Christie Home Museum will present carriages and cars from noon to 4 p.m. House calls were an adventure for prairie...
Amanda Hinson of Long Prairie is running for congress in CD7 as a Republican. Hinson will face another Republican in the Aug. 9 primary.
  The world has become an increasingly smaller place. Those once far-flung reaches of the globe now offer direct flights, and places that don’t know what fast food is, now have access to the Internet. Yes, the world is smaller than it once was. And with that shrinking, comes threats and foreign...
Pictured from Left to Right:  Meg Litts, Jason Weinerman, Dustin Simmonds and Senate District 9 Chair, Tom Schulz.
The Senate District 9 DFL Convention was held at the Browerville Community Center on May 22, 2016.  They are pleased to announce the endorsement of the DFL candidates for Senate District 9 and House Districts 9A and 9B.  Those candidates are as follows: Senate District 9: Jason Weinerman. Mr....
Dr. Meagher
Jennifer Meagher was selected to participate in the College Board’s Annual AP Reading in English Language and Composition. Each June, AP teachers and college faculty members from around the world gather in the United States to evaluate and score the free-response sections of the AP Exams.  AP...
Fans of the creepy and crawly will want to mark the calendars for July 12 as Dr. Bruce Giebink, also known as “Bruce the Bug Guy,” will be bringing several of his live bug zoo for an educational program at the Long Prairie library. Dr. Giebink received his doctorate in Entomology from the...
(Long Prairie, Minn.), June 28, 2016 – Todd County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Jay K. Backowski, announced that the nomination period for local FSA county committees began on Wednesday, June 15, 2016.  “County Committees are unique to FSA and allow producers to have a voice on...
June 28, 2016 – Jay K. Backowski, the Morrison and Todd County USDA-Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director announced that producers who file accurate and timely reports for all crops and land uses, including failed acreage can prevent the potential loss of FSA program benefits. Please pay...
Dr. Paul Van Gorp
CentraCare Health–Long Prairie announces that Paul Van Gorp, MD, received the 2016 Minnesota Rural Health Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Minnesota Rural Health Conference on June 21, 2016, in Duluth, MN.   For over 40 years as a family practice provider, Dr. Van Gorp has brought passion,...
Craig Williams
The 2nd degree murder trial for Craig Williams, which was scheduled to start in July, has been pushed back. In March, Williams attempted to dismiss his court appointed attorneys and made a motion to represent himself at trial.  The court appointed an advisory counsel in April to determine if...
A number of regular items were covered at the regular June meeting of the LPGE Board of Education. Among those items included accepting the updated 2016-17 preliminary budget. In the budget packet, Superintendent Jon Kringen informed the Board that the district is looking at a projected fund...

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