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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Rader resigns as Frazee head football coach
Panthers hand Laker girls first conference defeat
Waubun basketball teams rolling
DL youth wrestling clinic registration Monday
Laker trio 11th at Grand Rapids
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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