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Once again our 11th and 12th graders took part in our “Reality Store” Mar. 8 along with over 60 community and business volunteers. As before, this “walking game of life” proves to generate tremendous dialogue and thought amongst our students. The added benefit is they share their financial...
Sept. 17, 1862, was the bloodiest battle day in United States history. More Americans - some 3,600 - died as Northern and Southern armies clashed at the Battle of Antietam, in western Maryland, than on any other single day before or since, even more than on Sept. 11. One hundred and fifty years...
As I’ve listened to President Donald Trump go on tirades against the “very dishonest” media, I’ve tried not to take his criticism personally. Lord knows, I’ve made my share of mistakes in my career. But they’ve never been on purpose, or out of malice. In fact, after more than 30 years, I can still...
The Staples-Motley School Board is conducting a comprehensive facility assessment with Foster, Jacobs and Johnson (FJJ). They are a construction management firm that assists school districts in determining how to best to meet the facility needs of the district’s students and, in our case, its...
Welcome to Sunshine Week, March 12-18, a national effort to promote openness in government. Sunshine Week is brought to you by the American Society of News Editors and Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. When we are experiencing “fake news,” “alternative facts,” frequent falsehoods and...
STATE OF MINNESOTA  COUNTY OF TODD IN DISTRICT COURT SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type #14 - Other Civil ________________   SUMMONS     Dennis R. Weirens and  Rita L. Houle, Plaintiffs   vs. David A Remjeske, Susan Remjeske, Charles F. Hinnenkamp, Janet M. Welters a/k/a/ Janet Marie Zitzow, Donna...
Access to the internet. The internet is now considered a basic human right; it is how people find employment, handle their finances, receive an education, work, and receive medical care. However, not everyone is able to use the internet to its full potential, due primarily to slow speeds. Rural...
I was very surprised to see the headline “Connections High School to Close” in last week’s paper. The headline was misleading and sensationalized.  At the Connections School Board meeting on Feb. 7, our board voted to change to become a department within Staples-Motley High School. Nothing in the...

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