Starbuck Times

  • New Starbuck Casey’s opens

    | Published on January 12, 2021 at 9:01am CST

    Starbuck residents will see the return of a new and improved store and gas station will driving through town. The new Casey’s store and gas station opened last week at the intersection of  Highways 28-29 and 114 in downtown Starbuck.  After acquiring property directly behind the old store, the new store is located further to… Read More

  • Pope County Board elects officers, approves other organizational items

    | Published on January 12, 2021 at 8:59am CST

    By Celeste Rapp At the Jan. 5 meeting of the Pope County Board of Commissioners, Pope County Coordinator Kersten Kappmeyer called the annual organizational meeting to order. The first order of business was the nomination and election of board chair for 2021. Commissioner Cody Rogahn nominated Commissioner Paul Gerde for the position of board… Read More

  • Anderson sworn into office a seventh time

    | Published on January 12, 2021 at 8:58am CST

    State Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, took his seventh oath of office in the Minnesota House of Representatives Tuesday as the 92nd Legislature was installed at the Capitol. Anderson was re-elected to the House in November. He represents District 12B, encompassing portions of Pope Stearns and Douglas counties. He was selected as the lead Republican on the House’s… Read More

  • County HRA/EDA holds organizational meeting

    | Published on January 12, 2021 at 8:58am CST

    By Celeste Rapp The Pope County Housing and Redevelopment Authority with Economic Development Authority powers (HRA/EDA) held their annual organizational meeting on Jan. 6. The first organizational item was the election of the chair, vice-chair and secretary. Al Rutter nominated Lori Vaadeland to be chair, Greg Vold to be vice-chair and Cody Rogahn to… Read More