Archive for Lester Prairie

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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Bloodmobile in Lester Prairie June 23

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – The American Red Cross bloodmobile will be at Lester Prairie City Hall Wednesday, June 23 from 1 to 7 p.m. To make an appointment to donate blood, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter LesterHS.

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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Vacation Bible school at St. Peter’s in LP

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie will be hosting vaction Bible school for children 3 to 10 years old. Classes will take place Monday, June 14 through Friday, June 18 from 9 to 11 a.m. The event will feature outside activities, crafts, and puppets.To register, email the church at stpeterslp@gmail.com.