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The BCA (Bureau of Criminal Apprehension) has identified the Morrison County Sheriff’s deputy who used a less-lethal munitions shotgun to fire a beanbag round during a use of force incident on May 22, near Genola. Deputy Bill Vanden Avond has been in law enforcement for 11 years, including the past...
Congressman Pete Stauber, R-Duluth, took a tour of Morey’s Seafood International, LLC, in Motley May 30, getting an up close look at one of the leading industries of District 8, which he represents. Leading the tour was Plant Manager Patti Zahler. Other Morey’s representatives in attendance...
Recent reports from the Motley Police Department (MPD) and Morrison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) included the following: May 17 - 22 - The MPD issued speeding citations to Whitney Reed, 23; Mark Nesbit, 56; Luke Lawman, 25; Konghmong Thao, 21. May 22 - The MPD issued a citation for ‘animal at...
The Minnesota Commerce Department wants Minnesotans to know that they can take advantage of a new federal law that allows them to protect their personal financial information at the three major credit agencies by ordering a “credit freeze” at no cost. A credit freeze, also known as a security...
Staples Motley FFA held their annual Chapter banquet recently, where they celebrated the past year’s accomplishments of their members and elected new chapter officers. Pictured back row from left: Kai Gelle, Colton Converse, Olivia Leslie, Ben Olander, Owen Hageman, Rylie Rau, Abbigail DiGiovanni. Front row, from left: Alexis Tweeter and Drew Berg. (Submitted photo)
At their annual Chapter banquet May 5, the Staples Motley FFA celebrated the past year’s accomplishments of their members. This included recognizing the individuals who received their Star Discovery, Greenhand and Chapter Awards, as well as the recipients of State Degrees. Members who recieved...
Ten-year-old Elliot Allen, a fifth grader at Motley-Staples Middle School, received a gift of Western books and Nabisco Straight Arrow Collectors Cards from a mystery person. A few weeks ago, a photo of Elliot checking out a Western book at the school library was featured in the Staples World and...
In the event of a severe storm such as a tornado, high winds or flood, residents at two mobile home parks in Motley will be able to find emergency shelter at Motley Free Methodist Church. The Motley City Council approved the mobile home parks’ emergency shelter plan, which lists the church as their...
Flying a drone can be a lot of fun—but it can also be downright dangerous during a wildfire, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). “Most people wouldn’t dream of driving their car in front of a fire engine that’s responding to a fire,” said Casey McCoy, the DNR’s fire prevention...
The City of Motley will move forward, as funds permit, with the construction of a new pavilion at Converse Park. Estimated to cost in the neighborhood of $50,000, the pavilion will include a kitchen, handicapped accessible restrooms and an open area measuring roughly 32’ by 30’. The Motley City...
Tracy Frisk (center)  of Motley, along with her children Beau and Ari, checked in with election judge Sherry Miller Frisk at Motley City Hall prior to voting on the Staples-Motley School District referendum May 14. The nearly $60 million bonding referendum failed on both counts. (Staples World...

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