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Learning Native foods, farming techniques
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Proposed hotel project meets opposition
Camp dedicated to military kids
Caffeinated high: Triple Espresso to perform at club fundraiser
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Laker girls awarded home court playoff game after season-finale win in Crosby
Huwe to wrestle for state heavyweight title
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
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