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By Jennie Zeitler Correspondent Taqueria Chavez in downtown Long Prairie recently expanded and is showing off an interior transformation. Juan Chavez purchased the building and doubled the restaurant space on the first floor. Renovations of both the old dining space as well as the newly acquired are...Read More
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By Kerry Drager, Correspondent A new piece of equipment will help the Upsala Fire Department save people from drowning in area water bodies. This new tool is design to help direct fire hoses that are inflated with air over the ice and into open water up to 100 feet out. When the fire hose is [...]...Read More
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Performances of “Journey With Jesus to Calvary,” a unique play presented at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, located south of  Upsala on Highway 238, March 25 – 29. Those who attend will meet companions that encountered Jesus on the road to Calvary. “Be prepared to put more meaning into Ho...Read More
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By Kerry Drager, Correspondent Life has a knack for ruining plans and rewriting the scripts people have made out for themselves. What promised to be a well thought out adventure turns into stumbles and restarts, but sometimes those mishaps end up bringing two souls together in the most unexpected wa...Read More
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By KENT OLSON University of Minnesota Extension Farmers and landowners have until the end of March 31 to make their choices under the 2014 Farm Bill. These choices need thoughtful consideration because they will last for five years — through the 2018 crop — and because there are no obvious answe...Read More
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John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection This is National Poison Prevention Week and local experts say some simple steps around the home can help reduce the chances of accidental poisoning, especially among children. Poisoning is the leading cause of death from injuries in the U.S. Kirk Hughes, edu...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Daily conveniences are often taken for granted. From the microwave to the garage door opener, many could not imagine a world without the things that make life easier. Before daily tasks became simpler, people did them the “hard way” without a second thought. Until s...Read More
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