Opinion

Helping the Food Shelf The Staples Area Food Shelf would like to thank the Staples area churches and youth groups who took part in the Halloween “Tricks or Treats for Food Shelf” event. A total of 1,025 pounds of food items were collected along with several cash donations. Great job. Well done....
A letter to the editor in the Nov. 1 issue of the Staples World regarding flower displays at the cemetery was written by Kathy Richardson Blessing, not Kathy Marden Blessing.  
Where have flowers gone? All the flowers at Evergreen Hill Cemetery have been taken away as directed by the cemetery board, although not all members knew about this. The flowers were all in compliance, in either vases or flower pots on the tombstones/graves. This is what the cemetery by-law rules...
According the Corporation for National and Community Service, a national study has shown that volunteers who are 50 and older live longer than same age non-volunteers. Another recent study of Americans over age 60 found that those who volunteer reported lower disability levels and higher levels of...
We - all of us, Americans and others around the world - will not be silenced by bombs, bombast or even murder. The lowlife(s) behind the spate of pipe bombs sent to prominent critics of President Trump and his administration are engaged in a futile, juvenile attempt to punish a group of former...
Connectivity is the defining aspect of our 21st century economy. Access to broadband internet offers the best in education, health care and economic development. Unfortunately for many, the best isn’t available. More than 24 million Americans lack broadband access. This includes 31 percent of...
Congratulations to the team of Staples Eye Clinic on the opening of your beautiful new building and location.  I was fortunate to be the first customer and patient before the clinic was opened to the public. I was first, not because I was first on the list of appointments. Rather I was first...
October is Women’s Small Business Month, making now a perfect time to highlight accomplishments of women entrepreneurs and small business owners across the nation. Approximately 150 Women’s Business Centers across the nation are designed to assist women in starting and growing small businesses....
The angry protests around the 2016 Mylan EpiPen scandal brought into sharp focus the perils for patients when the price of a life-saving drug spikes precipitously, with little or no forewarning, and no ready alternative.  As a Type 1 diabetic who has been dealing with escalating insulin prices my...

Pages

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
E Mail: info@staplesworld.com

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed