Dalton Hoemberg (2) bursts through line on his 36 yard scoring run, led by blocks from Kyle Serich (75), Scout Strickland (51) Braden Tyrrell (50) and Cade Schmidt (22). (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
The Staples-Motley football team overcame a slow start and used big
The new CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) class recently toured National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) and heard about the services offered there. In front, from left, are Paul Drange, Director of Regional Programs at NJPA; Ryan Gerard, Staples-Motley High School; Katie Johnson, Verndale High School; Amber Moen and Caitlin Savage, both of Wadena-Deer Creek High School. In back, from left, are Matthew Fisher, Staples-Motley High School; Mitchel Haman and Alex Burckhard both of Wadena-Deer Creek Hig
While most high school students are thinking about school supplies,
Joni Svoboda, Alexandria, has been named postmaster at the Staples Post Office. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
Joni Svoboda is the new postmaster at the Staples Post Office, a ro
Liz Koskiniemi, left, and Janet Kylie painted the town with co
Erin Walsh, MA, will be the featured speaker at Digital Daze, a com
Lakewood Care Center was the site of a classic car and tractor
Dalton Hoemberg (2) bursts through line on his 36 yard scoring run, led by blocks from Kyle Serich (75), Scout Strickland (51) Braden Tyrrell (50) and Cade Schmidt (22). (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
The new CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) class recently toured National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) and heard about the services offered there. In front, from left, are Paul Drange, Director of Regional Programs at NJPA; Ryan Gerard, Staples-Motley High School; Katie Johnson, Verndale High School; Amber Moen and Caitlin Savage, both of Wadena-Deer Creek High School. In back, from left, are Matthew Fisher, Staples-Motley High School; Mitchel Haman and Alex Burckhard both of Wadena-Deer Creek Hig
Joni Svoboda, Alexandria, has been named postmaster at the Staples Post Office. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
Joni Svoboda, Alexandria, has been named postmaster at the Staples Post Office. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
Joni Svoboda is the new postmaster at the Staples Post Office, a role she officially entered into on July 1. “I enjoy my job,” Svoboda said recently at her office, adding that she’s always been “customer-oriented.” It’s a trait that has served her well throughout her 25-year career in the postal...
The Staples-Motley School Board heard a detailed report on the state of the district’s buildings and grounds at their Sept. 18 meeting.  The report is part of the process that began in March to assess current facilities and determine future building needs in a long range plan. The study is being...
There was no public input during a public hearing on the Staples Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) at the Sept. 12 city council meeting, but the council looked in depth into how their spending will affect the budget in the future. City Administrator Jerel Nelsen went through the CIP and noted the need...
Erin Walsh, MA, will be the featured speaker at Digital Daze, a community forum to discuss the abuses of social media. Walsh’s presentation starts at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at Central Lakes College in Staples, and she will be a part of a panel discussion following her talk. Other panelists...

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Linda Jean (Johnson) Berquam, 75, of Staples passed away September 15, 2017, at Lakewood Health System Care Center, Staples. Linda had struggled with Alzheimer’s for 25 years.Services will be...

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