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Kyce Heier, seven, of Little Falls, participated in the Kiddie Pedal Pull during Railroad Days in Staples. In background are Marge Tepley and Bob Cheney, with CT Pedal Pulls. At far right is Daniel Zimmerman, one of the event helpers. (Staples World photo by Dawn Timbs)
The Railroad Days Pedal Pull had 82 contestants competing on Aug. 25 in Staples. The top three finishers have the opportunity to go on to the state pull on Sept. 8 in Hutchinson.  Following are the top three placers in each age group: Age 3: 1. Jacob Roelofs, Motley, 4’6”; 2. Stetson Hoppe, Parkers...
Births reported at Lakewood Health System Hospital in Staples included: Born to Rachel and Luke Hamilton of Brainerd, a baby boy, Hayden Michael weighing seven pounds, 15 ounces on August 21, 2018. Born to Sarah and Michael Reiner of Brainerd, a baby boy, Henry John weighing eight pounds, 11 ounces...
The Staples High School Class of ‘58 held their 60th class reunion at Timbers Event Center in Staples Aug. 24. In addition to enjoying a full course meal, the class members shared memories from their high school days and were treated to a concert by Gary Timbs of Staples, who performed music hits...
Dave’s Big Fun Show Aug. 2, which was funded by the Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund was a huge hit for many families at the Staples Public Library. At right, monthly Storytime Aug. 8 was fun animal stories and crafts. This program is provided by the Staples Friends of the Library....
Births reported at Lakewood Health System Hospital in Staples included: Born to Brandi Smith and Jared Koczur of Motley, a baby boy, O’Ryin Michael weighing eight pounds, 11 ounces on August 9, 2018. Born to Brianna and Shane Kern of Browerville, a baby boy, Adrian Michael weighing 10 pounds, three...
The Jessica Vines band out of Moorhead closed the ‘Music in the Park’ series in Staples Aug. 12, offering a mix of covers from the Beatles to Stevie Wonder, as well as originals of front singer Vines. Pictured above, from left, are Conor Lee, guitar; Vines; Matthew Tinjum, drums; Evan Geiger, bass...
Heinrich (Henry) Kopka of Staples was just six years old when his family abandoned their home in East Prussia because the Russian armies were close by and would arrive shortly. It was the winter of 1945; and Henry’s parents, Gustav, Sr. and Marie Kopka, along with their five children, ages one - 14...
September, 2018 Free legal aid from St. Cloud, Thurs., Sept 6, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Call 218-894-2553 to make an appointment. Senior Citizen Board Meeting Mon., Sept 10, 10:00 a.m. Birthday and Anniversary Party Tues., Sept 11, 11:00 a.m. for members celebrating in August and September. Weds., Sept. 12...
Todd County Health & Human Services’ WIC Program encourages all moms to breastfeed when possible. Breastfeeding is the best, most nurturing way of feeding your new baby, something special you can do for your child and you. Why breastfeeding is healthy for babies: o Breast milk is the perfect...
Births reported at Lakewood Health System Hospital in Staples included: Born to Kara and Reid Olson of Hewitt, a baby boy, Connor Ivar, weighing seven pounds, one ounce, on August 3, 2018. Born to Brook Dudley and Jacob Harty of Motley, a baby boy, Clayton Anthony, weighing six pounds, 9.5 ounces,...

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