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08/18/2017 - 2:57pm
This week marks Minnesota Newspaper Week. It is a celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Minnesota Newspaper Association, an organization that provides support to the daily and weekly newspapers across the state. You’ve likely noticed something missing in this week’s paper. Many of the newspapers in the MNA have printed a blank front page this week, drawing attention to what...
08/18/2017 - 2:54pm
This week marks the beginning of the 2017-18 Trojan sports season. Eight New Prague High School sports teams began practice on Monday with an eye...
08/17/2017 - 3:30pm
Most likely you noticed something different about this week’s front page: it was blank.    The Messenger, along with more than...
08/09/2017 - 8:24am
        This time of year we all seem to be wondering where the summer has gone.         I...
08/03/2017 - 12:50pm
Thursday, Aug. 3, is the second annual “Czech Out New Prague” event, sponsored by the New Prague Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber...
07/27/2017 - 11:00am
Healthcare has been a political landmine for decades. Many political leaders have tried, and failed, to make changes to the system that will lower...
07/27/2017 - 10:58am
I came across an old notebook in my dresser the other day. It’s from 10 years ago. I know because it had a draft of an itinerary for our...
07/21/2017 - 4:07pm
After months of city council meetings with emotional residents voicing their support for the Montgomery Police Department, the City Council voted...
07/20/2017 - 9:46am
There’s an old joke that Minnesota has two seasons - winter and road construction. Commuters from the New Prague area have been dealing...
07/20/2017 - 9:41am
It’s July, the weather has been nice and for many that means it’s camping season. Of course camping and roughing it means different...
07/13/2017 - 9:46am
Next week, the Rice County Fair begins its six-day run in Faribault on Tuesday, July 18 through Sunday, July 23. A few days later, on Wednesday,...
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