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The Long Prairie Economic Development Authority board of directors consists of a diverse group of individuals, each of whom bring a unique set of values and backgrounds to the collective. Our members come from all walks of life, with various degrees of education, training and work/life experience....
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School Board took some initial steps toward planning for the immediate future of the district in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The pandemic has had deep, long lasting effects on school districts ranging everywhere from quarantines, increased personnel and operating...
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School hosted its junior Prom this past weekend, marking a major return to normalcy for the student body after prom was cancelled last year due to COVID-19. Participating in the grand march above were Omar Zamora and Katrina Buntjer. For more from the LPGE 2021...
The Grey Eagle/Burtrum Lions recently made a number of donations to several LPGE program including $1,000 to trap shooting, $1,000 to post prom, $1,350 to softball and $2,000 to gymnastics. Acknowledging the donations were students Maddison Becker, Alyssa Thelen, Ruby Muellner and Shawn Houdek.   
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School recently announced its top 10 students set to graduate this spring. Those students include, in back, Grisia Rodriguez, Peyton Johnson, Joseph Langer, Joseph Liebsch, and Abbigail Larson. In front, Natalia Aguilar Cervantes, Jimena Razo-Orozco, Savannah...
The Long Prairie City Council has approved the hiring of Sgt. Duane Breiter as the new Long Prairie Chief of Police.  Breiter, who is a 20-plus year veteran of the Long Prairie Police Department, was one of several candidates both internal and external. Interviews for the position took place April...
On April 21,  at approximately 9:45 a.m., the Todd County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of County 11 and County 14 in Iona Township east of Browerville.  A Chevrolet Equinox driven by Kathleen Jobe of rural Long Prairie was traveling south on County Road 11...
The Todd County Fairgrounds will see some more improvements after the recent renovation that took place at the Todd County Expo Building.  The Todd County Board of Commissioners this time approved repairs to the WPA era grandstand roof. The roof has been repaired in the past due to wind damage, but...
The Browerville School Board discussed the potential need for after school care for their youngest learners.  The program, if approved, would be made available to those in grades K-6.  The discussions on the program are just in the preliminary stages and if the district moves forward with it, the...
This may have been the longest yet fastest moving school year in memory.  It may be hard to believe, but the school year is almost over. Prom took place this past weekend and soon graduation will be held at the football field.  As this school year winds down, the district is busy with planning for...

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