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By taking selected classes, Central Lakes College students can earn their Associate of Arts Degree without ever buying a textbook. It’s called the Z-Degree and CLC is the first in the state to offer it. CLC built its Z-Degree by offering its faculty opportunities to review potential open education...
The Credit for Military Service in a Combat Zone for service in 2013 will expire for most qualifying service members on Oct. 16, 2017. The Minnesota Department of Revenue is reminding Minnesota service members to take advantage of the refundable tax credit before it expires. The 2013 credit is...
The Gordon Rosenmeier Center for State and Local Government will present foreign policy expert, Tom Hanson speaking on “Sea change? The U.S. and the World in the Trump Era” Monday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Dryden Theater at Central Lakes College. The early months of the Trump administration have...
Amy Balk of Pillager, along with her children Payson (left) and Camden, enjoyed shopping at the Farmer’s Market in Staples Sept. 21. Pictured at right, Deb Erickson of Red Rock Gardens in Verndale, bags up some tomatoes for the Balks. The Staples Farmer’s Market is held on Thursdays from 2 - 5:30 p...
Gen Goetsch, Natalie Sarbaum and Macy Knosalla looked for creatures in samples of dirt, while learning about soil composition and organic matter at Enviro Fest.
Learning the importance of teamwork and contiguous habitat in preserving wildlife, Motley-Staples sixth grade students lose a few balls and marbles from their trough run at Enviro Fest. From left are Gabe Koval, Kahner Lynch, Devon Kadus, Gabby Case, Annahka Kovach, Steffany Sullivan and Dahlton...
At the Staples Motley Area Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting for the new owners of the Stomping Grounds on Staples, owners Joel and Lindsey Hirschey are in the front row with their son Sam and coffee shop worker Fran Kuchera. In the back are customers and chamber members, from left, Dr. Julie Benson, who was the first customer when the new owners opened the shop, Bonnie Johnson, Kylie Fix, Steve Gertken, Bruce Brotherton, Jody Reeck, Megan Haber, Lorna Bendson, Heather Erholtz and Barb Cline. (Staples Worl
When Lindsey Hirschey heard the Stomping Grounds coffee shop was for sale, she jumped at the opportunity. “I always wanted to own a coffee shop, and this was the perfect time,” said Hirschey. She and her husband Joel checked it out and just three weeks later they were signing the contract to take...
There’ll be some new events for the 2017 Staples-Motley Homecoming, starting Friday, Sept. 29, continuing through Saturday, Oct. 7. The homecoming football game will be held Friday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. against Ottertail Central. Homecoming shirts and buttons will be available for purchase starting...
Grant Woodwick releases a chickadee that his classmates had helped band at Enviro Fest on Sept. 20, held at the Katterhagen farm east of Browerville. At this station, the students learned some of the scientific uses for banding and studying birds. This year was the largest Envirofest yet, with 480...
Staples native Casey Smithley, now of Plymouth, recently placed fourth at the Wilson Center Guitar Festival in Milwaukee, Wis. “It was an amazing experience,” Smithley shared recently, adding that he received “some great, constructive feedback that will help me improve for next year and other...
The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash on Aug. 22 between midnight and 12:30 a.m. The vehicle was believed to be traveling eastbound on I-94, just west of the Brandon exit in an active construction zone when it struck a...

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