Residents at Lakewood Health System Care Center in Staples enjoyed a special ‘Captain’s Dinner’ during the rece
Greg Gentry and Lacie Hines were crowned King and Queen at the Pillager High School’s Homecoming Coronation cer
As part of Student Success Day held Sept.
Central Lakes College students try on the masks needed to compete in paint ball at the Heavy Equipment Campus i
Dozens of children attended the Big Equipment Show in Staples Sept.
Dalton Holmberg evades a tackler for a first down in the first half. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson)
Dalton Holmberg scored a rushing touchdown and Matt Miller caught a touchdown pass from Mason Rychner late in the game to give the Staples-Motley football team a 14-7 win over Osakis on Sept. 16. “I’m proud of our effort,” said Coach Travis VanOverbeke. “We played well defensively, and offensively...
The Staples-Motley girls tennis team tied for first place at the Mid State Conference tournament held Sept. 17, with a score of 39 points, the same as Pequot Lakes. The teams faced each other again in a dual meet Sept. 19 and broke the tie with a 4-3 win. In conference tournament play, Lexi Johnson...
The Staples-Motley swim team poses for a photo before the Park Rapids Invite. (Submitted photo)
The Staples-Motley swim team experienced their first big swim meet of the season on Sept. 17, competing in the seven team Park Rapids Invite.  “This meet was filled with a lot of learning, personal bests and even better memories,” said Coach Amanda Olson. “It’s been amazing to watch this team come...
Kids attending the Staples-Motley football game on Sept. 16 had a wild time on the outskirts of the stadium, dodging in and out, catching passes and running with the ball.  

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James Andrew Hart, 66, of Branson MO. and formerly of Staples, died September 18, 2016 at the Shepherd of the Hills Nursing Home in Branson.Visitation will be held at the Kjentvet-Smith Funeral Home...

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