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The Staples ‘93 Lions are once again preparing for the annual Christmas for Kids program. Their goal is to assist where there is a need and to provide holiday joy to children in the Staples-Motley School District that otherwise may not have a Christmas. The Staples ‘93 Lions ask that, “If you or...
A number of residents at the Lakewood Health System (LHS) Care Center in Staples have been taking a photography class taught by Mary Noska, Registered Occupational Therapist at LHS.  Pictured above Oct. 27, front row from left: Jeanne Brown, Ellie Welling, Sally Ross, Betty Tepley, Violet Wolhert....
The second community meal of the season, sponsored by CARE Ministries, was held at the Congregational Church in Staples Oct. 25, co-hosted by Thomastown Covenant Church. Approximately 200 people stopped by to enjoy scalloped potatoes and ham; and other side dishes. Pictured above serving are, from...
November Special activities at the Lakewood Health System Care Center: Fri., Nov. 11, 9:30 a.m. Faith Lutheran Church; 10 a.m. Friendly Friday with Faith Lutheran; 2 p.m. Veteran’s Day program (tentative) Sat., Nov. 12, 10 a.m. Bingo/Marge Sun., Nov. 13, 1:30 p.m. Bingo/Marge Mon., Nov. 14, 2:30 p....
On behalf of his wife Sandra, John Rohloff, left, accepts an iPad mini from Cathy Perish, library services coordinator for the Staples and Eagle Bend public libraries. Sandra Rohloff was one of three winners in the prize drawing held for Library Card Sign-up Month in September through Great River...
The Verndale area churches are hosting the third annual Community Fall Festival from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, in the original gym (as opposed to the new gym) at the Verndale School.  The free family event will have prizes for non-scary costumes, games, candy and goodies for parents.
The Staples Host Lions Club welcomed new members Ron Denning and Gaven Christensen. Above, left to right: Sponsor Keith Porter, Ron Denning, Sponsor Ken Christensen, Gavin Christensen, Lion Carol Breitkreutz and District Governor Jack Breikreutz, who conducted the installation. (Submitted photo)  
November Birthdays Oscar Deiss, Nov. 2; Roy Anderson, Nov. 7; Pauline Page, Nov. 8; Walter Wiese, Nov. 8; Margaret Bielefeld, Nov. 18. November Special activities at the Lakewood Health System Care Center: Tues., Nov. 1, 2:15 p.m. Church; 6:30 Bingo/Marge Weds., Nov. 2: Bingo/Marge Thurs., Nov. 3,...


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