A large number of area students participated in the Community
Staples-Motley cross country camp brought out some veterans an
Andrew Nelson and his band Buttercoat will perform at the Music in
Three families with ties to Motley enjoyed an afternoon swimmi
A nuthatch looks out from a tree at Pine Grove Park in Staples
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Dozens of people set up lawn chairs at Northern Pacific Park in Staples July 11, enjoying the music of Nathan’s Old Time Band from the St. Cloud area. The concert was the kick-off to the Music in the Park series hosted by the Staples Motley Area Arts Council. Audience members enjoyed the sounds of...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley School Board approved a $28 million facilities improvement plan that will upgrade HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning), remove asbestos and build a new gym at the Staples-Motley Elementary School. Parking lot upgrades and school entry...
On June 25, Staples Police responded to the 200 block of Wisconsin Ave. SE for a report of an individual who was stabbed. The victim was transported to the hospital by Staples Ambulance. After investigation, police located the suspect, Damian Crosno, 19, of Staples, and he was arrested on charges...
Jack Giza will be the featured speaker at the 4th of July celebration atthe Staples Veterans Park, starting at noon. Jack Giza was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1956 and he served until 1962. Giza served in the 14th psychological warfare battalion, where he had top secret clearance. He was also on...

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On July 23rd, 2021, Richard “Dick” Anthony Lorentz, age 78, of Walker, MN passed away peacefully at Saint Mary’s Essentia Hospital in Duluth, MN, with his wife Jan, and daughters,...

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