Obituary Form

Obituaries are charged per column inch ($10.10 rate) plus $5 per photo

An obituary usually costs $75 - $150.

All obituary submissions must be paid for before it will run in the newspaper.

Death notice is free; who, when they died, where they are from and where and when services will be held. 

A representative from our office will contact you for payment. (

Deadline noon on Friday.

Photos may be included and should be sent in a jpg format at a minimum of 225 dpi resolution. Black and white or color photos can be used, providing the picture is of good quality and not too small.

Obituary copy will be edited for spelling.

Deceased Information
About the Deceased:
Please list name and relationship to deceased

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
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