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The scene of the crash, looking north, at Le Sueur County Roads 3 and 28 at about 6:40 a.m. on Friday, taken by Sasha Lehman of Montgomery. Lehman said that she was on her way to work when she came upon the crash with injuries.

A two-vehicle crash called into Le Sueur County Sheriff’s dispatch at 5:59 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 26, at the intersection of Le Sueur County Roads 3 and 28 ends in minor injuries. According to the incident report from the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, a white 2014 Chevy Silverado traveling...

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Mayo Health System New Prague has announced plans to close its labor and delivery unit for delivering babies. As part of the closure, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) will hold a public hearing on Mayo’s plan Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 6 p.m.

Shelby (Giesen) Hartman was disappointed when she heard Mayo Health System New Prague had decided to stop providing labor and delivery services for the community. To her, it’s sad the community hospital will no longer be a place where local moms and dads can go to deliver their newborns. Mayo...

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The Tri-City United High School 2024 Snow Week Queen and King senior candidates! Pictured, as couples from left to right, are Anastasia Stasney and Matthew Squires, Liliana Murphy and Abdoulaye Tandia, Adison Schroer and Noah Rynda, Brynn Fitterer and Isaac Schroeder, Xiani Medina and Aidan Miland, and Savanah Chapel and Edward Devine.

Tri-City United High School announced its 2024 Snow Week Queen and King senior candidates Monday morning to start off Snow Week, Jan. 29 through Feb. 2.   Snow Queen candidates are Anastasia Stasney, parents Cathy and Dean Stasney of Montgomery; Liliana Murphy, parents Jen and Andy Murphy of...
  Sunday, Jan. 14, was the first time Montgomery’s snow plows had hit the street for snowy weather this 2023-2024 winter season. Last year, at this time, the city had used up its entire budget for snow removal, and salt and sanding. Public Works Supervisor Nick Filipek said, “So far we have only...

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Members of the Montgomery Business and Entrepreneur Engagement Committee accept a recognition plaque for their completion of the Rural Entrepreneurial Venture development program. Pictured, from left, are former congressman and Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) President and CEO Tim Penny, Kathy Peterson, City Administrator Brian Heck, Economic Development Authority Board Vice Chair Jean Keogh, Montgomery Business and Entrepreneur Engagement Committee Chair Erin Barry, City Planner Joshua Mankowski, and SMIF Vice President of Entrepreneurship Pam Bishop.

Committee members of the Montgomery Business and Entrepreneur Engagement Committee (MBEEC), a sub-committee of the Economic Development Authority, received a recognition plaque for completion of the Rural Entrepreneur Venture (REV) program by the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation at the Jan...

The New Prague Post Office E. Main Street is plagued by concerns with access, public parking, adherence with the ADA and other concerns. The city has had little luck discussing its concerns with the United States Postal Service. (John Mueller photo)

With the ticking on the end of a lease the United States Postal Service holds on the New Prague Post Office, city leaders are concerned there has seemingly been no progress to address the future of an aging facility with a history of problems in a community interested in growth. Aside of the issues...
New Prague High School announced its candidates for Snoball king and queen recently. King candidates are (from left, back row) Michael Beckius, Jordan Schmitz, Eric Berg, Landen Kratochvil, Troy Davis, Peter Arita, Jonny Connelly; (front row) Britta Lillquist, Averi Wagner, Anika Hatlevig, Tatum...

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Brick McCarthy (feet in the air) gets tossed by Mitch Paradise on Jan. 13 during the Czechmate Match at the Revival on Main in Montgomery.

Dan Michel, better known as Mitch Paradise on the pro wrestling circle, has had a life-long passion for pro wrestling, and he’s spent the better part of more than 25 years doing it himself. “Back when we only had just four or five channels, on Sunday mornings after church, we would watch wrestling...

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Fire crews from Belle Plaine and Montgomery assist New Prague Fire Department on a pole/shed fire south of Union Hill on Jan. 23.

    The New Prague Fire Department says it received a call for a pole shed on fire at approximately 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Upon arrival on scene at 29394 201st Ave., approximately one mile south of Union Hill, the department said the shed was fully engulfed.     According to owner Brandon...

Kristy and Mark Sybilrud, right, presented a check in the amount of $4,000 to the City of Elysian Park Board as a donation toward the cost of the Sports Courts Renovation at Sunset Park in Elysian. The Elysian Area Community Foundation donated $2,000 and the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation matched that donation of $2,000. Park Board members Ron Greenwald and Bobby Houlihan accepted the check. (Submitted photo)

Donations continue to come in to the City of Elysian to help pay for the Sunset Park Sports Courts Renovation. The approximate cost for the project, which was close to completion late last fall, is $54,000. Thus far, a little more than $44,000 has been donated. Two years ago the City of Elysian...

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