Northern area golf course Blueberry Pines lodge was a total loss in
Celebrating the new ownership of Curves in Staples are Staples Motley Area Chamber of Commerce members, Curves staff and the family of new owner Jeanette Evans. From left, Jen Selvaag, Dan Orth, Britney Bursch, Mary Osborn-Whitney, Randy and Jeanette Evans, Tammy Johnson, Steve Gertken and Bruce Brotherton. The public is invited to Curves open house Jan.14-18 to acknowledge the new ownership. Curves hours are 6 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3:30-6 p.m. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
The socialization that is fostered at Curves is one of the main rea
With temperatures nearing 40 degrees Jan.
Kari Christiansen, Vice President of Administrative Services at Cen
Lisa Kajer, Piecemakers Quilting Club; Brynn Hathaway, Lakewood RN; Sam Waln and Taylor Schmitz, holding Kassen; Dr. Sarah Israelson and LaDonna Peterson, Lakewood Auxiliary. (Submitted photo)
Twenty-nineteen brings the celebration of birth for Taylor Schmitz
Miles of smiles, little babies trusting eyes and tons of hugs from
Celebrating the new ownership of Curves in Staples are Staples Motley Area Chamber of Commerce members, Curves staff and the family of new owner Jeanette Evans. From left, Jen Selvaag, Dan Orth, Britney Bursch, Mary Osborn-Whitney, Randy and Jeanette Evans, Tammy Johnson, Steve Gertken and Bruce Brotherton. The public is invited to Curves open house Jan.14-18 to acknowledge the new ownership. Curves hours are 6 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3:30-6 p.m. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
Lisa Kajer, Piecemakers Quilting Club; Brynn Hathaway, Lakewood RN; Sam Waln and Taylor Schmitz, holding Kassen; Dr. Sarah Israelson and LaDonna Peterson, Lakewood Auxiliary. (Submitted photo)
Bruce Lund will be the chairperson of the Staples-Motley School Board following their organizational meeting on Jan. 7. Lund was nominated by board member Brad Anderson, and board member Greg Frisk nominated himself. Frisk said he wanted to be board chair because of the building issue coming up....
Kari Christiansen, Vice President of Administrative Services at Central Lakes College, was awarded the Next Gen All-Star Award, presented at the Minnesota State CFO Annual Conference. This award, presented for the first time this year, recognizes individuals or teams whose efforts support the...
The Staples-Motley School Board asked for more information before committing to a building project. The board discussed various building studies done by the district and asked for more specifics on the two plans. Although no vote or concensus was taken, three board members appeared to favor a two...
For 30 years, Brenda Halvorson has made sure Staples World readers can learn about their community every single week.  She believes in the saying that newspapers are the”first draft of history.” “You can’t tell the whole story in one paper, but you can tell it as it evolves over time,” she said....

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Beverly Shinabarger, age 88, passed away January 9, 2019, at the Lakewood Health System Care Center, Staples, MN.   She was born to Samuel and Mabel Carry on August 8, 1930 in Minneapolis...

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