Current Happenings

The Staples-Motley School Board will hold their election returns canvassing meeting Thursday, Nov. 12 at 6 p.m. at the district office, 905 4th St. NE, Staples 1. Call to Order; Pledge of Allegience and Adoption of the Agenda 2. Canvass Returns of the Nov. 3, 2020 School Board Election; Abstract...
Lamplighter Community Theatre (LCT) continues its 2020 season with the Drama Desk award winner, The Last Five Years. Performances will be held Nov. 12 - 15, at the Landmark Inn in Staples. Written by Jason Robert Brown, The Last Five Years, is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two...
The Motley Area Food Shelf will be closed the week of Thanksgiving. Besides that holiday week, the food shelf is open every Thursday morning from 9 a.m. - noon; and every third Thursday evening from 6 - 8 p.m. In anyone needs assistance outside of the Motley Area Food Shelf’s normal hours, call 218...
The Staples-Motley School Board Work Session will be held Monday, Nov. 2,  at 6:00 p.m. at the district office, 905 4th St. NE, Staples. The agenda includes facilities discussion. Staples-Motley ISD #2170 upcoming dates and meetings: Tues., Nov. 3: Election Day  Thurs., Nov. 12: Special Board...
Region Five Development Commission is hosting a Regional Military & Veteran Exchange (RMVE) event with a physical fitness focus online Oct. 14 from 10-11:30 a.m. Learn more and register for the event at: https://rmve.eventbrite.com. At the time of the event, you may join the webinar portion at...
 Fred Keller will be a featured guest at the Wadena County Historical Society’s annual meeting, held this year via ZOOM on Oct. 13. The business meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a ‘State of the Museum’ address by director, Lina Belar. Fred Keller has a passion for Minnesota history and local...
Heppner for school board   Many people will vote for a school board candidate simply because of name recognition, or maybe you know them professionally. Maybe they live in your neighborhood, go to school with your children or attend your church. These are all good things. All the candidates are...
Calling all singers ages 13 and older. The Staples Motley Area Arts Council is sponsoring  four contestants in the annual Minnesota Sings vocal contest. Contestants must have ties to the Staples-Motley area. Two singers have already responded, but there are two remaining slots available. Minnesota...
From Todd County Health and Human Services   Returning to school this fall has looked differently for students, staff and parents. The following information provides an overview of what to expect this coming school year. Todd County Health and Human Services is working in consultation with local...
One of the stops at the Central Lakes College Field Day on Aug. 21 was the Farm to School garden plot. All the food grown in the garden will be sent to the Staples-Motley Schools for consumption by students. The garden plot, located in the CLC community gardens area, is currently kept up by CLC...

Pages

Advertising Deadlines

Deadline for advertisements and copy is Friday, noon.

Staples World

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 100 Staples, MN 56479 Telephone: (218) 894-1112 - Fax: (218) 894-3570 Toll Free: 1-888-894-1112 E Mail: office@staplesworld.com; editor@staplesworld.com

Deadline: Friday, noon

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed