Archive for Lester Prairie

LP School Board to approve transportation contract, other agreements

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Board will consider approval of a six-year contract with Prairie Bus Service for transportation services during its Monday, April 15 meeting.

Other items on the agenda include approval of agreements for curriculum support and facilities management; approval of election judges for the May 14 referendum; and more.

The meeting will begin in the school media center at 5:45 p.m.

Lester Prairie Sportsmen’s Club closed due to weather

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Due to the weather, the Lester Prairie Sportsmen’s Club will be closed tonight, April 10. As in the past, three league rounds will be needed to be shot over the next two weeks. It can be two rounds next week and the third the following week or vice versa.

3548 180th Street | Lester Prairie, MN 55354

Clubhouse: 320-395-2829

Tornado drill day scheduled for April 11 has been cancelled due to weather

McLEOD COUNTY, MN – The tornado drill day for April 11 is cancelled due to the winter storm and winds that are forecasted, according to Kevin Mathews, McLeod County Safety & Emergency Management Director. This will not be rescheduled at this time. The National Weather Service will not be issuing any test tornado watches/warnings for anywhere in Minnesota. Individuals and businesses are still encouraged to know where to go when severe weather and tornadoes threaten.


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New this year – Please visit the FAQ page on the website for answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the festival. If you don’t find your answers there, please email or call 320.485.4287.


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LP administrator finalist withdraws his application

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie City Council had a closed meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, April 4 to meet with Scott Hildebrand, finalist for the city administrator position, to “discuss personal matters and negotiate an employment contract.” However, late that afternoon, Hildebrand withdrew from consideration. During the meeting, the council reviewed and worked on the employee agreement (contract) for the position, but no decisions were made. Consideration will be given to the second-place finalist for the administrator position. The council will likely discuss the matter further during its regular meeting Tuesday, April 9 at 7 p.m.