New Prague Times

Simply wonderful. That is the theme our newspaper chose to highlight the Christmas season. So many times, we can take the simplest of ideas and make a mess of them, going way too far into detail and complicating even the simplest of endeavors. So here is a simple piece of advice as you enter the...
I hope everyone enjoyed Thanksgiving in some way. I made my nearly annual trip to my hometown of Thief River Falls. I say “nearly annual” in that every once in a while I can’t make the more than 300 mile drive to northwest Minnesota. Other times I’ve made it for Thanksgiving, Christmas or other...
Chelsea Beuch, daughter of Jim and Cathy Beuch of Jordan, and Brett Novak, son of Bernie Novak of Veseli and the late Eileen Novak, were married Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church. Father George Grafsky and Deacon Bob Wagner officiated. Lectors were Ben Novak, Derek Shimota...

Outgoing Lonsdale Fire Department Chief Mike Yetzer (right) is joined with newly appointed assistant fire chief Shannon Morsching (left) and Dave Pfluke as chief. Pfluke is currently assistant fire chief. Morsching and Pfluke will begin their new positions January 1. (Andrea Nelson Photo)

Leadership changes are about to take place on the Lonsdale Fire Department. Effective January 1, 2019, the city will have a new fire chief and assistant fire chief. Lonsdale’s current fire chief, Mike Yetzer, has served three terms as fire chief, which is the maximum allowed per the department’s...
The New Prague Area School Board heard reports on a therapy dog pilot project and the Worlds Best Workforce during their meeting Monday, Nov. 26. They also discussed the annual superintendent performance review and approved the superintendent’s contract for the next three years. Amy Hennen, social...
New Prague’s Kaitlyn Blair puts her team on top 2-1 with a shot from just inside the blue line during the Trojans’ game with St. Paul United at Prior Lake Friday, Nov. 23. United tied the game late and it ended in a 2-2 tie. (Chuck Kajer Photo)
The New Prague Trojan girls hockey team went 1-1-1 during a busy week of action last week. The squad began with a 3-2 loss to Chaska/Chanhassen, then tied St. Paul United (No. 4, Class A) 2-2 in the first round of the Prior Lake Tournament. United won a shootout 3-2 to advance to the championship...
Carmen Brandel, age 62, of Hayward, WI passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018 at her home. Carmen Marie was born September 19, 1956 in Shell Lake, WI the daughter of Milton and Alice (Ross) Dieckman.   She was raised in Hayward, WI and graduated from Hayward High School in 1974.  Carmen continued...
Julia J. Schoenbauer Krautkremer, age 95, of New Prague, died peacefully, surrounded by family on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Mala Strana Rehabilitation Center.  Julie was born on December 12, 1922 in Mahnomen, MN to James J. and Mary (Stolka) Jirik.  She attended Mahnomen Country School and...

Le Sueur County Deputy Joe Kern is pictured with the county’s newest K9, “Jett”. (Submitted Photo)

Le Sueur County has a furry, four-legged crime fighter. The county’s newest K-9, “Jett”, started work on November 20. The county secured Jett, a purebred German Shepherd, last autumn when he was around nine-weeks-old. Jett was bred locally from Kozie Shepherds in southern Minnesota and attended...

Special Sections

Spring 2019
NPHS Spring Sports
The Source 2019
NPT Christmas 2018
NPHS Winter Sports
Fall 2018
Dozinky 2018
NPHS Fall Sports
NP Back to School
NPHS Graduation

Suel Printing Company

Copyright © Suel Printing Company
All Rights Reserved
200 Main St E
New Prague, MN 56071

Phone: 952-758-4435
Fax: 952-758-4135

Latest articles

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 3:01pm
Mon, 04/22/2019 - 11:16am
Mon, 04/22/2019 - 8:45am
Fri, 04/19/2019 - 4:30pm

If you would like to receive a FREE digital edition with a paid print subscription please call 952-758-4435.