Starbuck Times


    | Published on August 3, 2021 at 9:36am CDT

    By Kris Goracke Contributing writer “It’s all about family.”  That was the statement and sentiment given by all the Jahn brothers when asked about what makes the family cabin so special.   And it was all about family when J William Jahn decided to buy lakeshore property in 1921. As the story is told by the… Read More

  • BIO Girls still has openings for its fall program

    | Published on August 3, 2021 at 9:34am CDT

    Pictured from December 2019. Amanda Ogdahl (top left) and Lori Wallin (top right) are the co-directors of BIO Girls. The girls in the front from left wearing the beanie hats are Lilly, Willow, Violet, Gabby, Isabelle and Sophia.   Organizers of the local BIO Girls will be conducting another 12-week program at Barsness Park in… Read More

  • Pope Soil and Water Conservation District will host free water testing clinic at Pope County Fair

    | Published on August 3, 2021 at 9:33am CDT

    Pope Soil and Water Conservation District (Pope SWCD) will be hosting a free water testing clinic Friday, Aug. 6 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Pope County Fair. Bring your water sample to the Pope SWCD booth in the Industrial Building at the fairgrounds for a free nitrate analysis. To receive best results, collect… Read More

  • Starbuck man facing child pornography charges

    | Published on August 3, 2021 at 9:33am CDT

    A Starbuck man was arrested last week and appeared in Pope County Court on July 30 facing five felony charges of distribution of child pornography. According to a news release from the Pope County Sheriff’s Office, Stephan Talmedge Gadbaw Jr., 47, of Starbuck, was arrested on July 28.  The sheriff’s office had received a tip… Read More