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Scott County Sheriff’s deputies have recovered a body from the Minnesota River near Belle Plaine, not far from where an unoccupied boat was found Monday, Sept. 2. This was the fourth day of search efforts to find a missing boater. A 2002 Lund 17-foot open boat with a 60 hp Evinrude motor was found...

Tammy Pirkl (Alyson Enderle) and Ethan (Phillip Hoelscher) deal with a crisis at the beginning of “Ghost Tour” on Friday, Aug. 30, at the Prague Theater. The outdoor comedic tour from DalekoArts goes through downtown New Prague and runs through October. (Patrick Fisher photo)

DalekoArts, New Prague’s local non-profit professional theater, opened its eighth season on Wednesday, Aug. 28, with “Ghost Tour,” a 70-minute interactive comedy that takes audiences out of the theater and through downtown New Prague. “Ghost Tour” lasts through Saturday, Oct. 12. The evening...

Timothy (Tim) Price relates how duct tape can be used to fix things, but for addiction something stronger is needed. He related his time to get clean and sober in stories and music during Duct Tape and Grace at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in New Prague on Wednesday, Aug. 14. (Patrick Fisher photo)

With an instrumental version of “Amazing Grace” Timothy (Tim) Price began Duct Tape and Grace at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in New Prague on Wednesday, Aug. 14. Pastor Ben Hilding told the nearly 90 people gathered, “Tonight we are privileged to hear a story that is full of ups and downs, but...
September 6 marks a big anniversary for this newspaper. It was on that date, in 1889, that the first edition of The New Prague Times was published. New Prague was a growing community whose population had nearly tripled, from 384 in 1880 to 955 in 1890. It was becoming a center of commerce and...
After a longer-than-normal summer due to construction in the Tri-City United School District, classes were back in session on Tuesday, Sept. 3. After greeting teachers, third grader, Lukas Bisek was all-smiles to begin the new year. (Wade Young Photo)
The 1940 locomotive and 1956 caboose at Gopher State Railway Museum makes the turn on their track on Saturday, Aug. 31. The railroad museum two miles north of New Prague on Highway 21 is offering rides this weekend from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1. Admission is free for this...
Le Sueur County Sheriff Brett Mason reports that on Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019, agents with the Cannon River Drug and Violent Offender Task Force (CRDVOTF) assisted by the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, Rice County Sheriff’s Office and Montgomery Police Department executed a search warrant for...
The New Prague Economic Development Authority is seeking interested Main Street businesses to serve on the Downtown Main Street Reconstruction (Highway 19) Project Marketing Committee for 2020. This effort is being made in conjunction with the New Prague Chamber of Commerce. Committee members...

School board members Dale Buss and Ashley Rosival check out part of the new high school construction at the end of the board workshop on Monday. They are outside of Room G, which will be used for business education and work-based learning. (Wade Young photo)

With a few days before the start of a new school year, the Tri-City United School Board took care of business at a special meeting, followed by a work session and tour of the new high school additions. The special meeting consisted of hiring 14 people in positions across the district, including...

The Celtic band Ring of Kerry drew a large crowd to Montgomery’s Memorial Park on August 22. The free concert was the last in a series of four this summer. (Dennis Lambrecht photo)

Close to 200 people listened to Ring of Kerry play traditional Celtic music in Montgomery’s Memorial Park, Thursday evening, August 22. It was the last in a series of four Music in the Park events for the year. “I believe our season was amazing,” stated Carol Freid of Montgomery who helps organize...

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