Magic Forest Preschool in Staples took a field trip to the Cen
Homecoming Oct. 2 - 6
The Staples-Motley Athletic Hall of Fame inducted a new class
Representatives of Mahube-Otwa RSVP, under the umbrella of Ame
The Staples High School (SHS) Class of 1958 celebrated their 6
Homecoming Oct. 2 - 6   Staples-Motley Schools’ Homecoming will kick off with a pep fest on Wednesday, Sept. 29, at 8:20 a.m. Homecoming Week will be held Monday, Oct. 2 - Friday, Oct. 6, with the Coronation set for Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 9:15 a.m. Royalty candidates The 2023 Homecoming royalty...
Kyra Ladd
Wadena County Attorney, Kyra Ladd, has been reappointed to the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz. Ladd previously was appointed by Governor Walz in September 2022 to replace and finish the term of Washington County Attorney Peter Orput, who had resigned...
Five athletes, two teams, one coach and one community contributor will be inducted into the Staples-Motley Athletic Hall of Fame. The ceremony will be Saturday, Sept. 16 at Centennial Auditorium. The event will begin with a social hour at 4:30 p.m. The ceremony is at 5:30 and will be streamed on...
By Dawn Timbs Staples World reporter   As of Sept. 23, 2023, you won’t be seeing Motley Police Chief Jason Borash behind the wheel of the department’s squad car. You won’t see Officer Cody Holtz, either. The Motley City Council accepted both of their resignations Aug. 29, at a special meeting...

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Helen Allene Johnson-Riggs, 87, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2023. A celebration of life service will be held September 23, at the Staples Church of Christ at 11 a.m. Visitation will...

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