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February 20, 2017
Wrestling: Wrestler with Staples ties wins 3rd state ND title
Jesse Shearer of West Fargo High School, grandson of Wally Thompson, Staples, and Marian Thompson of Motley and daughter of Staples-Motley graduate Lynda (Thompson) Shearer, won his third straight North Dakota state wrestling title Saturday. Shearer, whose brother Jordan won six-straight...
February 20, 2017 - 6:18pm
February 12, 2017
Waiting for a Mentor: Be a mentor to future racer
Trevor is 7 years old and loves school. His favorite class is science and he looks forward to days that highlight projects and experiments. When Trevor grows up he wants to fix cars and race them. He could use a guy in his life to teach him those things boys need to know and the qualities...
February 12, 2017 - 8:06pm
January 25, 2017
Ted Feyder, Gary and Dawn Timbs, to perform in Staples
STAPLES—Singer/songwriters Ted Feyder, Gary Timbs and Dawn Timbs will perform 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3 in the Centennial Auditorium in Staples....
January 25, 2017 - 10:36pm
October 22, 2016
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
PILLAGER—Executives and employees celebrated the start of a $20 million expansion and renovation project for Lakewood Health System Oct....
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
PILLAGER -- Executives and employees celebrated the start of a $20 million expansion and renovation project for Lakewood Health System Oct. 10....
October 22, 2016 - 12:24pm
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