Starbuck Times

  • Annual Lefse Dagen festivities held this weekend

    | Published on May 23, 2018 at 3:18pm CDT

    Students from Glacial Hills Elementary performed at Lefse Dagen on Saturday, May 19. The students performed music from the program Go Fish from their spring concert. Songs included Oceans of Fun, Be Nice, and Commotion in the Ocean. Craig Torgerson, an Alexandria area musician also performed. The lunch menu included traditional foods such as Lefse, Rømmegrot, Varm Pulsa,… Read More

  • Stolen shed returned to HRA/EDA

    | Published on May 23, 2018 at 3:16pm CDT

    By Celeste Rapp At the Pope County HRA/EDA meeting on May 16, Jason Murray informed the board that the shed reported stolen from the Lakeview RV Park has been returned. He said that there was a couple staying on the lot that housed the shed and were going through a separation. The husband took the shed… Read More

  • City to explore options for cameras at Hobo Park

    | Published on May 23, 2018 at 3:15pm CDT

    By Zach Anderson Hobo Park Campground in Starbuck may get security cameras in the near future. The Starbuck City Council discussed the topic on May 14. Police Chief Mitch Johnsrud said that Heartland Security gave a quote for two digital video recorders (DVRs), four cameras for each DVR for $11,000. Johnsrud said that he has look… Read More

  • Teacher of Excellence

    | Published on May 23, 2018 at 3:14pm CDT

    Nancy Hoffmann, a kindergarten teacher at MAES, received the 2018 PTA Teacher of Excellence award. She was surprised with the award on Friday, May 11, the last day of the district-wide Teacher Appreciation Week sponsored by the PTA. PTA President Dawn Jensen and Kylie Murken presented the $500 award check to Hoffmann, which will go… Read More