Current Happenings

Area churches are planning special services for Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24, and Christmas Day, Monday, Dec. 25.  These include: •Faith Lutheran, Staples Dec. 24 9 a.m. Christmas Eve Morning Worship Service Christmas  Eve  3 p.m. Candlelight Service  5 p.m. Candlelight Service •Mary Mother of...
Model trains, Christmas trees and unique history will be on display at Central Lakes College in Staples at the Polar Xpress Holiday Festival, a family event to be held Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 9-10, from noon to 4 p.m. each day. This year, a Festival of Trees and more historical items will be a...
Thomastown Covenant Church will celebrate their 125th anniversary June 23 - 25, with a variety of events for all ages. Located in rural Staples, the church’s weekend itinerary begins Friday, June 23, at 7 p.m., with an ‘All Youth Groups and Young People Reunion.’ Saturday, June 24, an Open House...
A bald eagle soars above the American flag and a pine tree at the section track meet a Pelican Rapids on June 1. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson   Quote of the week “I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol  that stands for liberty, and...
Are you interested in being a part of the Staples Motley Area Arts Council (SMAAC), or learning more about the non-profit organization established over 50 years ago? A meeting will be held Friday, Jan. 20, at Timbers Restaurant in Staples, beginning at noon.  The agenda will include discussing the...
A Festival of Trees will be held by the Staples Motley Women of Today in collaboration with the Staples Community Center/Parks and Rec.  The event will be held Dec. 16-17, with the public invited to visit this tree extravaganza held in the gym at the community center and cast their vote for their...
Senior Nutrition Program 218-894-2556   Dine-in lunch followed by bingo will be offered at the Senior Nutrition Site, Staples Community Center senior’s room on Weds., Feb. 29 at 11 a.m. Lunch may be ordered through the nutrition site by calling LuAnn at 218-894-2556. Call by 10 a.m. Feb. 23 for the...
The Staples-Motley School Board will hold their regular meeting Monday, December 18, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. at the District Office, 905 4th St. NE, Staples. Individuals or groups wishing to be included on the school/community forum portion of the meeting must contact the board chair or superintendent...
Members of the Piecemakers Quilt Club recently sewed 19 quilted bags for the Lakewood Infusion Center. The bags will be used for patients who are receiving chemotherapy. The fabric was donated by Linda Bates and quilted by Cindy Zetah. Pictured from left: Mary Noska, Annette Good, Jackie Holper,...

Pages

Advertising Deadlines

Deadline for advertisements and copy is Friday, noon.

Staples World

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 100 Staples, MN 56479 Telephone: (218) 894-1112 - Fax: (218) 894-3570 Toll Free: 1-888-894-1112 E Mail: office@staplesworld.com; editor@staplesworld.com

Deadline: Friday, noon

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed