During their Veterans Day program Nov. 11, Staples-Motley Elementary School students sang songs, read essays and offered a special tribute to veterans to show their appreciation for the veterans’ service to the United States. Prior to the program, the veterans were served breakfast in the school’s cafeteria. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
The education community made sure area veterans know they are
Ernest (Ernie) and Diane Haehnel of Motley have been named the 2019
It’s been three years since Terrence (Terry) Brisk was murdered whi
Blair Erickson holds onto the 11-point buck he shot in Thomast
Thanks to a Thrivent grant, Jody Johnson, 3rd grade teacher at
During their Veterans Day program Nov. 11, Staples-Motley Elementary School students sang songs, read essays and offered a special tribute to veterans to show their appreciation for the veterans’ service to the United States. Prior to the program, the veterans were served breakfast in the school’s cafeteria. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
By Tom Crawford   The final whistle blew this past Sunday for the man who put Staples wrestling on the map. Don Dravis, legendary Cardinal wrestling coach and teacher here from 1963 to 1995, died after a long battle with a host of health issues. Don was 82 years old. Don was more than an excellent...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley School Board voted to end the previous agreement with the Staples Community Center, and only pay for the hours that school programs use the building. The board approved the motion by a vote of 4-2 at their Oct. 21 meeting. The school did not...
 Sixty Staples-Motley High School students were awarded an Academic Letter at a cermony on Oct. 21. Students with a grade point average over 3.669 were eligible for the award. Principal Mike Schmidt stressed not only the academic work of the students, but also their participation in other...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples Economic Development Authority agreed to apply to the Welcoming Communities program at Region Five Development Commission.  Economic Development Director Melissa Radermacher said the program is a chance to talk about how to be more of a welcoming...

Obituaries

Dave J. Hasselberg, 72, of Lakeville, passed away peacefully on November 8, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thurs., Nov. 14 at the Hosanna Church, 9600 163rd St., Lakeville (...

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