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September 24, 2016
2016 Voter's Guide: Staples City Council
Staples City Council (Elect four) Douglas Case Age: 61. City: Staples. Occupation: Retired police chief. Public office experience: City Council two years, Planning and Zoning 10-plus years.
September 24, 2016 - 8:25am
August 21, 2016
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples Stefanie and Kaitlin Ubl, Nisswa, a boy, Beau David, 9 pounds, 9 ounces, July 29, 2016. Vanessa Hoffman and Adam Marjama, Menahga, a boy, Aksel Patrick Lee, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, July 30, 2016. Alexsis Copa and Matthew Clews, Verndale, a boy, Everett...
August 21, 2016 - 8:53pm
August 14, 2016
NJPA hosts open house Tuesday
STAPLES—National Joint Powers Alliance in Staples is opening the doors of its new 30,000-square-foot facility expansion. Participants are welcome to hear the history of NJPA and tour the new facilities. Refreshments will be served. The open house is 3:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesday with...
August 14, 2016 - 10:10pm
August 7, 2016
Free Car Seat Clinic set Aug. 11
STAPLES—Motor vehicle accidents are consistently one of the leading causes of injuries and death in infants and children. Fortunately, there are some easy and effective ways to keep them as safe as possible in the car. Using the right car seat correctly every time can help small...
August 7, 2016 - 9:04pm
June 19, 2016
Stern Rubber Co. to add 10 jobs in Aitkin
Staples-based Stern Rubber Co. on June 15 announced plans to add 10 jobs and double the size of a manufacturing facility in Aitkin, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development said in a release. The company said it will invest $1.26 million to expand its Aitkin...
June 19, 2016 - 8:34pm
June 2, 2016
Digital diagnosis: Area hospital seeks funding for telemedicine
STAPLES—Lakewood Health System hospital in Staples received a visit from U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson Thursday, who said better health care...
June 2, 2016 - 6:58pm
April 5, 2016
Franken staff to hold Staples talk with educators
U.S. Sen. Al Franken's staff will meet with rural education leaders Thursday at 11 a.m. at the National Joint Powers Alliance, 202 12th St. NE, Staples, a release said. Franken, a member of the Senate Education Committee, said rural educators face challenges their counterparts in...
April 5, 2016 - 6:41pm
NJPA in Staples quietly tries to save taxpayer money
STAPLES - Although you may have never heard of it, the National Joint Powers Alliance has its hand in public and private operations across the...
April 5, 2016 - 10:25am
September 23, 2015
Flu shots available at Lakewood Health System Starting in October
STAPLES - Lakewood Health System is helping you live well, which often means preventing illnesses before they happen. Because we understand the importance of protecting our patients and those around you, we will be offering flu shot clinics on predetermined dates and times. These...
September 23, 2015 - 12:14am
August 20, 2015
Sacred Heart in Staples to hold rummage sale
STAPLES - Sacred Heart School in Staples is having a rummage said from 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, All proceeds go to benefit the children enrolled in the school.
August 20, 2015 - 10:44pm
Legion Baseball: Nisswa's Devine strikes out 6 in win
St. Cloud - Hanson Devine pitched nine innings, scattering just six hits and giving up one run while striking out six as No. 2 Nisswa defeated No. 7 Monticello 3-1 at the Substate 12 Division 1 playoffs on Monday. Tristan Brecht and Jake Meyer each finished with two hits including...
July 20, 2015 - 11:49pm
June 17, 2015
Public invited to 'Race for the Cure' with Lakewood Health System
STAPLES - The public is invited to be part of Lakewood Health System's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure team. The event will take place June 27 at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Arrive at the Lakewood tent/booth at 8 a.m. to watch the survivor ceremony together and take a group...
June 17, 2015 - 8:41pm
June 16, 2015
Train derailment functional exercise conducted at Lakewood Health System
STAPLES - Members of Lakewood Health System's staff recently participated in the 2015 Central Healthcare Coalition Functional Exercise, which was coordinated through the Central Minnesota Healthcare Preparedness Coalition (CMHPC). Two exercises, held April 28 and June 5, simulated...
June 16, 2015 - 5:18pm
May 20, 2015
Lakewood Health System receives Minnesota Hospital Association awards
STAPLES - Lakewood Health System's Choose Health program, along with Mary Theurer, Lakewood Board member, were honored by the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) at its 31st annual awards ceremony on April 24. Receiving the Community Benefit award, the Choose Health program was...
May 20, 2015 - 8:38am
May 12, 2015
Lakewood Foundation raises $37,000 for kids
STAPLES - The Lakewood Health System Foundation, Staples, hosted its 22nd annual foundation dinner auction April 17, raising $37,000. The money raised will go toward funding the awareness and promotion of Lakewood programs for the health and well-being of patients and the community...
May 12, 2015 - 9:30am