August 26, 2010 RSS feed / News

County board approves Aldrich wind turbine

Sets moratorium on new wind turbines

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Wadena County asks for property tax relief

Torndado damaged commercial and residential

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Crisis Line needs volunteers

Today’s economy has left many of us feeling anxious or emotionally numbed. Fortunately, most of us can turn to our families and friends to share our hurts and fears and find comfort. More...

SBA’s disaster loan deadline is Sept. 7

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Staples Police report

On Aug. 22 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Staples Police clocked a vehicle on radar at 50 mph in a 35 mph zone. The vehicle also failed to signal a left turn. More...

Ryan Luft is new high school principal

Ryan Luft is excited to begin school Sept. 7, excited to meet the students and help them achieve academic success.   Luft is the new principal at Staples Motley High School. He started July 1, replacing Dean Ogg who is retiring.   More...

Staples National banknote

National Banknotes began in 1863, as a temporary remedy to the extreme economic conditions caused by the Civil War. More...

Help has arrived

The Staples Volunteer Fire Department and Staples Ambulance Service responded to an accident on Highway 210 July 1, 2008, rescuing the driver following almost three hours of efforts. More...

Dermatology services offered

The practitioners of Dermatology Professionals, PA in Baxter have begun providing consultation services several days a month at Lakewood Health System in Staples.   More...

Independence Party candidate visits Staples

Jim Mulder, Independence Party Lieutenant Governor candidate, says he and running mate Tom Horner are two practical guys who care deeply about Minnesota. More...

Correction

Last week’s Staples World included a photo from the Old Wadena Rendezvous of Rin Porter with the cutline incorrectly connecting her camp with Ojibwe culture. More...

Boy Scouts celebrate 100th anniversary Aug. 29

In June, Tom Crawford posed a simple question – would the Boy Scouts like to put together a historical display at the Depot for the Staples Historical Society celebrating the Boy Scouts 100th anniversary?   More...

Measuring horsepower

A Dyno like the one pictured at left will be part of the Still Cruisin’ Car Club’s classic car show. More...