Staples-Motley tennis player Rose Han smashes a shot in the te
Ashley Ayers of Staples dropped off her children at Staples-Mo
The American flag at Staples Veterans Park flew at half mast September 11, along with the Staples Fire
Staples-Motley Elementary music teacher Mary Moen is holding h
Sacred Heart Area School kindergarten teacher Pete Lenz led hi
Sara Kriefall is the new interim principal at Sacred Heart Area School in Staples. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   After a train stopped traffic in Staples for 20 minutes, the Staples City Council talked about putting up signs to reroute traffic in those instances. On Sept. 6, the Staples Police Department issued a ticket to the BNSF railroad for stopping a train in the...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   A grand jury has indicted Staples resident Bryce Williams and three other men for helping burn the Minneapolis Police 3rd Precinct on May 28, during protests and riots that were sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police officers. Williams had already been...
Lakewood Health System Care Center has identified a positive case of COVID-19 in one of its staff members. “While this is an unfortunate situation, we are well prepared and doing everything we can to ensure the ongoing safety of our residents and staff,” said Kathy Dobson, Vice President of Senior...
By Mark Anderson, Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley Safe Learning Plan was presented to the Staples-Motley School Board at their Aug. 24 meeting. The school year will open on Sept. 8 with full in-person learning, but the plan also has guidelines for distance learning and a hybrid model and...


Betty Lou Tepley, 87, of Staples died September 8, 2020 at the Lakewood Health Care Center in Staples.A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thurs., Sept. 17 at Motley Free Methodist Church in...

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