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Officers shut down I-494 in Woodbury during 'significant arrest'
WF police say school district will decide whether reporter is charged
Boys Basketball: Cihak goes off on Pats to pace DL to Mid-State win
Girls Hockey: West Fargo team snaps DL’s streak
Wrestling: Lakers score win over M/W
New Minneapolis football stadium loses out to Florida for college championship
Wild come back, win in shootout vs. Canucks
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Franken recognized for energy legislation
Cold snap to thank for drop in gas prices
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
Eric Bergeson: Just get me socks for Christmas
First Lutheran hosts holiday dinner
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
'12 Years A Slave', 'American Hustle' take lead for Golden Globes
Holiday Train concert ready to roll Saturday: Sheryl Crow to perform, but you have to go to Cottage Grove to see her
Plains Art Museum curator seeks a sense of story
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
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