Starbuck Times

  • Lakes Area Inn presented with first dollar

    | Published on September 17, 2018 at 4:01pm CDT

    On Sept. 13, Mike and Tammy Salonen accept the first dollar award from board members of the Starbuck Chamber. From left to right: Mary Baukol, Starbuck Chamber; Gary Swenson, Starbuck mayor; Mike Salonen and Tammy Salonen, Lakes Area Inn; Karen Tharaldson and Tom Beuckens, Starbuck Chamber. Mike and Tammy Salonen purchased the former Cedar Inn… Read More

  • Tobacco 21 presented to MAS board

    | Published on September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm CDT

    By Celeste Rapp  Representatives from Horizon Public Health visited the school board at the board’s special work session on Sept. 12. They discussed Horizon Public Health’s efforts to prevent tobacco use in Pope County, especially in the education system. Amy Reineke of Horizon Public Health said that tobacco use in teenagers has risen for the… Read More

  • City discusses new server

    | Published on September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm CDT

    By Celeste Rapp At the Sept. 10 meeting of the Starbuck City Council, the council heard from Donna Martin, Pope County information technology director. Martin recommended the purchase of a new server for the Starbuck Police Department that would be able to connect all the computers, collect information and properly protect that information. Martin recommended that… Read More

  • SHS Class of 1954 holds reunion

    | Published on September 17, 2018 at 3:59pm CDT

    The Starbuck High School class of 1954 had its 64th reunion on Aug. 18 at the Nutcracker Café. Pictured from left  to right: back row, Joyce Walters Porter, Inga Mae Urke, Lauris Johnshoy, Jerald Pederson, Larry Hagen, Norman Opheim, Robert Kirkwold, Donald Dullum and Norris Stenson; second row, Margaret Aslakson Swenson, Allene Giesen Sieling, Ione… Read More