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Investigators focus on foul play behind missing plane
Tests show hypothermia as cause of homeless man’s death in Fargo
Investigation into officer’s suicide to be done in days
Conference discusses disabilities
Police say body found near south Fargo strip mall ruled homicide
Lakers bust-out season could be a starting point
Nagel named Region Coach of Year
Girls Hockey Wrap-up: Lakers keep making progress
Lady Raiders’ playoff runs deep, but ends vs. Cougars
Surviving the Birkie and Seneca
In the Zone
Three local FCCLA members meet with legislators, shadow during session
Goeun Park: Find happiness wherever you can
Holly McCamant: Women have come a long way
M State cyber team wins state competition
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
Friends & Neighbors
Fond du Lac Band mulls elk restoration
Prairie chicken blind available next month at Hamden Slough
Brad Laabs: When do you think area lakes will be ice free?
Blane Klemek: Like Aladdin’s carpet, flying squirrels really don’t fly — they glide
Learn how to make maple syrup at Minnesota state parks
Hospice RRV hires account executive
MN gas prices jump up faster than nation
Farmers encouraged to get crop insurance
Amazon plans Prime fee hike by $20, risks consumer wrath
Computer businesses install themselves in town
Letter: I am a tired liberal American
Our Opinion: New sales tax is a smart move
Lynn Hummel: A boxful of unused commas
All voters should get involved in political process
Women’s history: by the numbers
Author to read from new book Friday in NYM
Sweet Colleens coming to Top Hat Theatre March 22
‘Magic of Dr. Seuss’ at area libraries next week
Red River Valley Fair to feature Pickler, Hairball
St. Patrick's Day Specials
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
July 12, 2013
Grizzlies head coach was a volunteer at MSUM
Dave Joerger was in college when he got hooked on pro basketball. The Memphis Grizzlies head coach was a volunteer for the Fargo-Moorhead Beez in his final year at Moorhead State, which is now Minnesota State Moorhead. “That experience with the Beez, being around the pro game,...
July 12, 2013 - 9:01am
June 4, 2013
Fatal rollover crash reported near Staples
STAPLES, Minn. – At least one person died early today in a rollover near here, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The incident happened about 4:45 a.m. on Highway 210, according to the report, which said the crash is under investigation. No other details were available.
news / accidents
June 4, 2013 - 9:23am
November 28, 2009
3 Staples men charged with drug crimes
WADENA -- Three people were charged with selling drugs in a school zone after drug agents tailed a confidential informant's alleged buy from the Staples men. On Sept. 4, Central Minnesota Drug and Gang Task Force Special Agent Burns met with a confidential reliable informant, Derek...
news / crime
November 28, 2009 - 2:38pm
October 17, 2009
Staples man pleads guilty to sex crime
WADENA -- A Staples man pleaded guilty to an amended second-degree sex crime in Wadena County District Court. James Robert Scheller, 73, was accused of carrying on sexual relationships with young females during 2008, including inappropriate touching, watching the girls go to the...
news / crime
October 17, 2009 - 12:43pm
July 30, 2009
Search continues for missing Staples man, effort scaled back with no new clues
STAPLES - As the search for a missing 82-year-old Staples man in Cass County enters its sixth day, authorities have scaled back the search after finding no new clues since Saturday. Peter Achermann, 82, has been missing since Friday when he was last seen in Staples. His 1995 Chevrolet...
accidents / news
July 30, 2009 - 2:30pm
July 29, 2009
Search for missing Staples man enters fifth day
STAPLES - The search for a missing 82-year-old Staples man has now entered its fifth day. The Cass County Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday that law enforcement and the public are still searching for Peter Achermann, who was been missing since Friday. Achermann of rural Staples,...
news / accidents
July 29, 2009 - 9:36am
July 28, 2009
Search continues Tuesday for missing rural Staples man
STAPLES - The Cass County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday that their search is continuing for a rural Staples man, who was been missing since Friday. Peter Achermann, 82, of rural Staples, was last seen Friday. The car that Achermann was driving was located Saturday evening stuck...
news / accidents
July 28, 2009 - 10:47am
March 4, 2009
Man appears for bad checks
A Staples man made his first appearance in Becker County District Court Tuesday on a felony charge of issuing dishonored checks. William Merle Slater, 54, of 111 Roosevelt Ave., Staples, is accused of using a bad check to purchase a used 1999 Chrysler Concorde from Lake Park Auto...
March 4, 2009 - 10:53am
February 6, 2009
Detroit Lakes girls exact revenge on Staples-Motley to take over 1st in Mid-State
DETROIT LAKES - Being angry isn't always healthy, but if you can harness it and turn it into a positive, all power to you. That's exactly what the Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team did Friday night against visiting Staples-Motley, after entering the game with first-place in...
Detroit Lakes / sports
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Matmen fall in close duel in Staples-Motley
The Detroit Lakes wrestling team opened the season in the Fosston/Bagley Alfred Olson Memorial Individual Invitational Saturday, finishing in fifth out of 11 teams. DL also opened its Mid-State Conference schedule, losing in Staples-Motley Tuesday by the score of 31-24. "I thought...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
Two summer music video, engineering camps at Staples
Two day camps are scheduled for the Staples campus of Central Lakes College this summer. The first is Music Video Camp June 16-29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for students in grades 10-12. The second is Summer Engineering and Manufacturing Camp (SEaM) July 7-11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m....
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am