Four informational meetings regarding the facilities referendu
The Staples Motley Speech Team received first place honors at
The Staples Host Lions recently donated $3,000 to the Staples-
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During a busy week, the Staples-Motley wrestling team likely clinch
Representatives from Little Rays of Sunshine Child Care, Pillager Dental, and Pillager Area Fire and Rescue delivered Balloon Buddies to residents at Riverside Assisted Living and Krushe Residential Homes, both in Pillager, during the recent National Random Acts of Kindness week. Pictured above at Riverside Assisted Living are, from left: Cowen Cremers, Caleigh Cremers, Norah Eastman, Assistant Chief Thomas Cremers (PFD), Carlene (resident), Misty Cremers (Little Rays of Sunshine Child Care), Colston Cremer
After reading an article about ‘Balloon Buddies’, created by Party
Above, Staples-Motley School Board members and administration meet with visitors at the school informational meeting in Staples on Feb. 24.  (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
Blind OT takedown
Representatives from Little Rays of Sunshine Child Care, Pillager Dental, and Pillager Area Fire and Rescue delivered Balloon Buddies to residents at Riverside Assisted Living and Krushe Residential Homes, both in Pillager, during the recent National Random Acts of Kindness week. Pictured above at Riverside Assisted Living are, from left: Cowen Cremers, Caleigh Cremers, Norah Eastman, Assistant Chief Thomas Cremers (PFD), Carlene (resident), Misty Cremers (Little Rays of Sunshine Child Care), Colston Cremer
Long Prairie  River One Watershed One Plan Collaborative MEETING,  March 18, 2021   The Long Prairie River One Watershed One Plan Collaborative between Douglas, Morrison, Otter Tail, Todd and Wadena Counties is announcing it’s Public Kick off Meeting on March 18, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. Participation...
Above, Staples-Motley School Board members and administration meet with visitors at the school informational meeting in Staples on Feb. 24.  (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley School District hosted four informational sessions from Feb. 23-24 for the public to learn more about the proposed $64 million building referendum. Superintendent Shane Tappe said between 15 and 25 community members attended each meeting and...
By Dawn Timbs Staples World reporter   Fire destroyed the home of Tracy Thompson and her son, Travis Eisel, of Staples, the night of Feb. 10. Thankfully, the two were able to escape the blazing inferno. “It’s surreal,” Eisel, 20, said the next day, as he looked at the shell of their house on...
Minnesota National Guard members of the 682nd Engineer Battalion from Camp Ripley are pictured in front of the Capitol in Washington D.C. The soldiers were deployed to the Capitol City during the inauguration of President Joe Biden. Motley native Blayne Dumpprope (front row, 6th from left) spent nearly three weeks in D.C., part of the Quick Response Force (QRF). Others pictured are (last names only) Wells, Stommes, Rosckes, Beckman, Harelson, Robb Phillips, Minor, Boser, Houser, Howard, Clark, Haligan, Kull
By Dawn Timbs Staples World reporter   Minnesota Army National Guard soldier Blayne Dumpprope, Motley, recently returned after a nearly three-week deployment to Washington D.C., providing support during the inauguration of President Joe Biden. Dumpprope, 20, spoke with the Staples World shortly...

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Marian Laust, 94, of Wadena passed away at her home February 23, 2021, with family by her side, after a brief battle with cancer. She was under the tender care of Lakewood Health System Hospice.A...

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