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Long Prairie

September 5, 2017
Jose Garcia (left) and Rafael Becerra stand among their tomatillo plants at the Agua Gorda Cooperative farm in Long Prairie. Tomatillos are a cornerstone crop for the farmers. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Progress: Tomatillo virtuosos: Latino farmers find success with difficult crop
September 5, 2017 - 9:00am
July 31, 2017
Jose Raul Herrera Torres
Suspect charged with stabbing Long Prairie woman to death
July 31, 2017 - 6:23pm
July 29, 2017
Police find person of interest in suspected homicide
July 29, 2017 - 4:30am
July 22, 2017
Co-owner Dan Claseman cleans up panels from the ground in front of the storm-damaged screen Thursday at the Long Drive-In in Long Prairie. The drive-in was hit by the thunderstorm Monday. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Video)play button
Damage at the drive-in: Iconic Long Prairie theater screen destroyed by wind
July 22, 2017 - 6:00am
June 13, 2017
Highway 287 between Long Prairie and Grey Eagle to be reduced to 1 lane
June 13, 2017 - 8:46am
According to the order, Hibbs used controlled substances "to the extent that the use was apparent when children were in (her) care and had a negative effect on (her) ability to provide care." Hibbs admitted to taking a nighttime sedative for insomnia during the day, an amount determined to be more than the prescribed dose. She also admitted to taking a narcotic pain medication on the same day during child care hours. Illustration
Todd County day care loses license over prescription drug abuse
May 13, 2017 - 5:00am
May 10, 2017
Staples man facing manslaughter charge appears in court
May 10, 2017 - 5:30am
February 2, 2017
Craig Williams
Long Prairie man receives more than a dozen years for manslaughter
February 2, 2017 - 11:10am
December 28, 2016
Crews to clear trees along highways 71, 27 in Long Prairie
December 28, 2016 - 8:11pm
September 23, 2016
2016 Voter's Guide: Long Prairie City Council
September 23, 2016 - 11:32am
June 8, 2016
The Long Prairie Fire Department Monday works to contain a fire in a backup generator at CentraCare Health-Long Prairie.(Submitted photo)
Fire causes evacuation of hospital, nursing home
June 8, 2016 - 9:07pm
January 17, 2016
CentraCare Health Foundation has announced its $2.5 million Building a Healthy Community capital campaign has been surpassed with a $100,000 gift from Dan’s Prize Inc. Construction on the new 65,000 sq. ft. medical campus medical campus will begin this spring with expected completion in the summer of 2017.
Long Prairie surpasses capital campaign with Dan's Prize gift
January 17, 2016 - 10:18pm
September 1, 2015
MnDOT announces lane reductions on highways 64, 27
September 1, 2015 - 8:58pm
June 23, 2015
Lakes Area Paracon is July 10-11
June 23, 2015 - 5:38pm
June 8, 2015
Teenager dies in rollover crash
June 8, 2015 - 8:10pm