Alex Brings of Staples learned how to stock shelves at Jon’s F
Runners take off from the starting line for the Lakewood Duath
One of the interesting aspects of the Little Falls Lucky Lindy
The Staples Senior Center recently celebrated July and August
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   A building consultant has the Staples-Motley School Board thinking about the benefits of saving the old gymnasium at the high school site instead of building a new one. The renovation could cost as much as building new, but the consultants said the old gym offers...
Music flowed from the Batcher Opera Hall one more time on Aug. 28, as Gary and Dawn Timbs entertained the crowd that came to the tour of the Batcher Building on Aug. 28. They sang “Over the Rainbow” and “Hey, Good Lookin’.” (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
By Mark AndersonManaging Editor   “You are standing in a sleeping giant,” artist Carter Averbeck told the crowd at a tour of the Batcher Building in Staples on Aug. 28. He said he has restored other opera halls, and this is “the best preserved I’ve seen.” Because of water damage and mold, the...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples City Council reviewed an electric rate study at their Aug. 27 meeting. Evan Leebens of Missouri River Energy presented the study. Staples is a member of MRE and gets most of the city’s electricty from the company. Leebens said a 2015 study recommended...
The Central Lakes College Diesel Technology program is now accredited by the AED (Associated Equipment Distributors) Foundation. A tour of the program,  located at the CLC Staples campus, took place Aug. 21 and was followed by a ceremony honoring the AEDF accreditation of the diesel program....


Greg Mickelson, 64, passed away peacefully August 29, 2019,  with his loving wife, Bev at his side at The Meadows in Wadena.Funeral Services were held Sept. 4 at Trinity Lutheran Church in New...

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