August 26, 2010 RSS feed / Sports

Cardinal football season underway

By Kelley Kossan, Staples World reporter   The Cardinal football season is underway and the players are practicing hard. More...

Bob Hamann third in bike race

Bob Hamann, Staples, placed third in his age group in the Cal Miller Memorial Bike Race Aug. 22.   The race was three laps around Little Pine Lake, located two miles north of Perham, for a total distance of 36 miles. More...

Swim team

Returning varsity swimmers representing Staples Motley High School are front row, left to right: Cierra Waverek, Jaelin Beachy, Lynnea Iverson. More...

ATV deaths on the rise in Minnesota

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials are concerned about the recent upward trend in all-terrain vehicle (ATV) deaths. So far this year, 16 people have died in ATV accidents in the state. That compares to 14 for all of 2009. More...

Volleyball schedules change

Due to construction at the high school, the following volleyball games will be played at the middle school in Motley.   Aug. 31, Aitkin, Sept. 7, NYM   Sept. 9, Park Rapids.   The schedule will be as follows for all three nights. More...

DNR: Good news on Bovine TB front

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reported recently that Bovine tuberculosis (TB) tests were negative for 450 wild deer removed from northwestern Minnesota early this year as part of disease eradication efforts by sharpshooting. More...

Young Cardinal tennis team competes in tourney

The young and darker shade of green Cardinals took another step in their thousand mile journey in the right direction with overall solid play at the prestigious Pine City Invitational this past Monday going up against the state’s class A favor More...

Area athletes play football at CLC

Area athl etes are members of the defending Minnesota College Athletic Conference champion football team at Central Lakes College. More...

- o - Inside the Outdoors

A nice start to fall fishing

When I was a youngster, time seemed almost endless. Summer arrived and promised what seemed like permanent playtime, interrupted only by the occasional chore at home and an afternoon paper route. More...

Larger bullhead now legal as bait

Anglers can use bullheads up to 10 inches long as live bait, however the bait fish cannot be transported north of Minnesota Highway 210, according to a rule change adopted by the Minnesota Department of Resources (DNR).   More...

Schmitz has big bass story

Todd Schmitz, a 1990 graduate of Staples Motley High School, won the three-day 2010 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open held last week on the Detroit River. More...

Disability Linkage Line

At a time when it seems things are more complicated than ever, the Disability Linkage Line is available not only Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. More...