Archive for Ivan Raconteur

Prairie Auction & Sales is open for business in LP

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Prairie Auction & Sales, LLC has been open for a few months in Lester Prairie, and the owners — Taren Poulton and Lucas Hill — are eager to help more customers.

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Newspaper summer intern wanted

WINSTED, MN – Herald Journal is seeking applicants for a summer internship program offered through the Minnesota Newspaper Association and the Minnesota Newsmedia Institute. This is a 10-week, 20 hours per week program based in our Winsted office. It is open to high school or college students. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to learn about the newspaper business, write stories, take photos, and cover events. Interested candidates may email a letter of interest briefly explaining why they are interested in this internship, outlining their experience, and including their grade in school and community in which they reside. Letters can be emailed to news@heraldjournal.com by the end of the day Tuesday, June 15, 2021.

MnDOT plans virtual open house about Hwy. 7 roundabout

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The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and McLeod County are planning to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 7 and McLeod County Road 1, between Lester Prairie and Winsted, in 2023.

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Williams seeks successor for Prairie Days organizer in LP

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Melissa Williams, organizer of the Prairie Days celebration in Lester Prairie, announced during the June 8 city council meeting that she will be stepping down after this year.

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HL police department intern getting to know the ropes and the residents

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There’s a new face patrolling the streets of Howard Lake this summer.

Jack Zellmann is working as an intern with the city’s police department.

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Lester Prairie City Council agenda for June 8, 2021

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie City Council Agenda June 8, 2021

1. Call to Order – 7:00 p.m.

2. Additions to Agenda

3. May Minutes & Treasurer’s Report

4. Notices, Communications, Reports, Complaints,

and Recognitions

Habitual Dog At Large – Adlana Johnson

4-H Rocket Launch, June 27th (Field by Sunrise Park)

CenterPoint Energy Grant – LP Police

Highway 7 Roundabout

Tour de Tonka

5. Open Mic

6. Old Business

7. New Business

  1. Prairie Ridge Speed Limit
  2. Freedom Fest
  3. Hire FT Police Officer – Resolution 19-21
  4. Seasonal PT Hire
  5. Council Appointments
  6. American Recovery Plan – Resolution 20-21
  7. Prairie Days

8. Claims -

9. Adjourn -