• MAHS bands and choirs receive superior scores at Large Group contest

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 2:11pm CDT

    Congratulation to Minnewaska Area High School’s music program. Last week, both the Varsity and Concert Choirs and the Varsity and Concert Bands received Superior scores for their amazing performances at the MSHSL Large Group Band / Choir Contests. Pictured are the Concert Choir and the Varsity Choir performing at the Humanities Fine Arts building’s Recital… Read More

  • Glacial Ridge Veterinary Clinic employees visit state capitol

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 2:10pm CDT

    Glacial Ridge Veterinary Clinic employees were at the state capitol to support veterinary technician licensure in Minnesota. Currently, Minnesota is one of eight states that does not require a vet tech license.  “Licensing would elevate the veterinary technician field by increasing wages and keeping employees in the field longer. It seems odd that a person who… Read More

  • Glacial Ridge Health System welcomes Nurse Practitioner Kristi Winter

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 2:08pm CDT

    Kristi Winter, CNP, is the newest medical provider to join Glenwood Medical Center. Kristi enjoys all aspects of family medicine, especially building and maintaining relationships to care for people. “Connect. Empower. Inspire. These three words summarize how I strive to provide care during each patient interaction,” she stated. As an RN with over ten years of… Read More

  • MN Extension recognizes Pope County leaders

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:59pm CDT

    Jeff and Taylor Borst of  Glenwood are Pope County’s participants in the 2023 Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program. They, along with individuals from 15 other counties in northwestern and west central Minnesota, have taken part in educational sessions since October 2022.  Jeff is a manager at Union Dairy in Sauk Centre. The farm milks 2000… Read More

  • Glenwood Rotary Club gets okay to fundraise for new picnic tables

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:58pm CDT

    Glenwood City Commissioners approved a request from Glenwood Rotary Club to conduct a fundraiser to replace the wood picnic tables at City Park with polysteel picnic tables.  The Rotary club hopes to add 12 tables to the park, including two ADA assessable tables.  Glenwood Rotary President Jordan McMahon told commissioners that the club was pursuing donations… Read More

  • Curt Bredeson to receive the ‘Fliehr Award’ at MACT*Fest

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:57pm CDT

    Central Square in Glenwood will be the site of MACT*Fest 2023, a biennial festival that showcases the best of community theatre, with performances, workshops, and networking opportunities for actors, directors, designers, and other theatre professionals. Theatre enthusiasts and community theaters from across the state are invited to attend MACT*Fest 2023.  The festival will take place from… Read More

  • Starbuck Chamber to  continue hosting Dragon Boat event

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:55pm CDT

    The summer Dragon Boat Festival was first on the agenda at the Starbuck Chamber of Commerce board of directors regular monthly board meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb.28.  The meeting was postponed one week due to inclement weather on Feb. 21.  The company that supplies the boats for the festival offered to freeze its rates… Read More

  • CP, Kansas City South Railways announce merge

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:48pm CDT

    Canadian Pacific (CP) Railroad and Kansas City South Railroad recently announced the merger of the two rail companies. Canadian Pacific, which owns the tracks that run through Glenwood, bought Kansas City South for a reported $18 billion, it was announced in a news release last week.  The line will now be called the Canadian Pacific Kansas City,… Read More

  • Starbuck Glimpses in The Past

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:44pm CDT

    110 YEARS AGO From March 28, 1913 Tillie Branby of Barsness was married to Louis Stokkenes on Wednesday, March 19 at Rev. Bales parsonage. The young couple will reside on the groom’s farm in North Dakota.  Victor Larson of Starbuck was out spinning his auto on Saturday. Of course, the car did carry an extra passenger on it’s… Read More

  • Pope County Museum Notes

    | Published on March 20, 2023 at 1:44pm CDT

    New owner of the Hall Café From the Pope County Tribune, Thursday, March 22, 1923. This is to call the attention of the parents of Glenwood to the trend of accomplishment of our schools. Year by year our pupils study less and are at graduation less fitted to enter the world of realities. No high school… Read More

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