LaVonne Selleck of Staples prepares to tunnel through the snow
The ProStart meal was served buffet style at the Timbers Event
A large crowd gathered in minus 23 degree wind chill temperatu
The Staples-Motley bench erupted when Cole Winkels scored his
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples City Council declined the idea of regulating massage therapist practices in the city. The subject was brought up at the Jan. 14 council meeting because it’s becoming a topic in other parts of the state, but the council decided it’s not a local issue at...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley School Board held their yearly organizational meeting on Dec. 6. The board elected Bryan Winkels as the new board chair, replacing Bruce Lund. The board usually changes the chair each year. Brad Anderson was voted to be vice chair, Greg Frisk...
Staples-Motley High School Counselor Steve Jennissen shows the donation from the Staples Motley Area Community Foundation for college exploration events. (Submitted photo)
The Staples Motley Area Community Foundation concluded their fall grant cycle this November. In 2019, SMACF awarded 14 grants to community organizations totaling over $25,000. Grant recipients included the City of Motley for their new city pavillion, Staples Motley Beyond Poverty for community...
The year 2020 brings the celebration of birth for Eric Platzer and Ashley Stansberry, Sebeka, who welcomed their new baby girl, Leighton Mae, into the world on Jan. 2, at Lakewood Health System Hospital in Staples. Leighton was born at 1:04 p.m. and weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 1/2...


Eugene (Gene) M. Sullivan, 80, Las Vegas, NV, passed away peacefully in his sleep December 26, 2019 Funeral services were held Jan. 18, 2020 at St. Viator Catholic Church, Las Vegas.Gene was...

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