Life Currents

 The Wadena VFW Post 3922 and Auxiliary are sponsoring the annual Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy essay/scholarship contests for students in Bertha-Hewitt, Sebeka, Staples-Motley, Verndale, and Wadena-Deer Creek School Districts. Home-school students are also invited to enter their age-...
During their quarterly meeting held in July, the Crow Wing Power Community Trust Board donated $46,000 to local community programs. The board approved $1,000 to the CARE Ministry of Staples as part of their Operation Round-up funding.  Other donations included: $2,500; Breath of Life Adult Day...
Lakewood Health System clinics are among 276 Minnesota and border state clinics that were recently recognized by the Minnesota Health Action Group (The Action Group) for delivering optimal care and achieving optimal care measures, or improving specific patient outcomes as part of the 2016 Minnesota...
The monthly birthday/anniversary party for the senior citizens was held  August 9,  in the Senior Citizen’s Room at the Staples Community Center.  Members celebrating August birthdays are, front left to right: Richard Allen, Phyllis Paskewitz, Iris Floistad and Marilynn Wilson. The anniversary...
CARE Ministry held a ‘Back to School’ fair for area students in grades kindergarten - seventh grade at Faith Lutheran Church in Staples Aug. 22. Approximately 110 students were each  given a back pack, a grocery bag filled with approximately $100 worth of supplies, one new outfit, a pair of shoes;...
Staples Host Lions donated $500 to the Staples-Motley Back to School Fair, which provides backpacks and school supplies for students. Pictured, Tom Honek, Staples Lions presents a check to organizers Joyce Anderson, Jeanne Hajek and Gail Honek. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)  
Giving and receiving is a part of life and for one couple, their marriage commitment to each other came true in a larger than life way. Married for 18 years, Bruce and Tammy Hopp of rural Hewitt were at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis on July 14 to undergo kidney transplant surgery from...
Births reported at Lakewood Health System Hospital included: Born to Daryl and Jennifer Smith of Deerwood, a baby boy, Drew Stephen weighing eight pounds, 11 ounces on August 12, 2016. Born to Alyssa Sandhoff and Justin Human of Baxter, a baby girl, Odessa Louise weighing six pounds, five ounces on...
Bemidji State University  has announced its Spring 2016 Semester graduate list. Local students named include: o Morgan Cunningham, Motley, Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science o Kelly Metz, Pillager, Bachelor of Science, Nursing o Jaime Vansickle, Bachelor of Science, Nursing o Hallie Olsen,...
Local country music singer Katie Ziegler (above left) closed out the ‘Music in the Park’ series in Staples Aug. 14, singing to a crowd of nearly 300 people. Pictured with Katie is her 12-year-old cousin, McKenzie Wilds, who made her singing debut that evening, joining Katie for the last three songs...

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