Starbuck Times


    | Published on March 21, 2018 at 5:05pm CDT

    March 15 at Marshall Section 3AA finals  Minnewaska 56 Pipestone 54 The Minnewaska boys’ basketball team had one more hill to climb in their quest to win the Section 3AA title and a trip to the state tournament. The Pipestone Arrows had advanced to the championship game from the South subsection via three convincing wins, the most… Read More

  • Starbuck swears in new part-time police officer

    | Published on March 21, 2018 at 5:03pm CDT

    By Zach Anderson The Starbuck Police gained another officer on Monday, March 12, as the Starbuck City Council approved the hire of part-time police officer Kyle Zierke. Mayor Gary Swenson administered the oath of office proceedings. In other action, the council: • Heard from resident James Vonfelden about having no water at his house. Vonfelden told the council… Read More

  • CHS hosted Harvest for Hunger event on Sunday

    | Published on March 21, 2018 at 5:03pm CDT

    CHS Prairie Lakes held the Harvest for Hunger Ham and Turkey Bingo last Sunday at the Starbuck VFW. Bingo players gathered for their chance to win a ham or turkey. All of the proceeds raised went to the Pope County Food Shelf. Harvest for Hunger is a campaign run by CHS to raise funds used… Read More

  • GHE students earn high scores in reading during February

    | Published on March 21, 2018 at 5:02pm CDT

    Glacial Hills Elementary School fourth, fifth and sixth-grade top readers from the February “I Love to Read” month challenge celebrated at the Nutcracker Café in Starbuck. The students earned more than 30 points on Accelerated Reader, with an average novel being worth five points. One student earn almost 70 points. Combined these students read over… Read More