Starbuck Times

  • LOWRY WATER TOWER COMES DOWN

    | Published on May 18, 2021 at 9:37am CDT

    The Lowry city skyline saw a change this week. The water tower in Lowry was taken down on Monday, May 17. Originally scheduled for the week of May 10, the tower was taken down within a few hours, starting around 9 a.m., with the water tank down around noon. The water tower was erected 83… Read More

  • Teacher of Excellence

    | Published on May 18, 2021 at 9:37am CDT

    Jodee Lund, pictured with one of her classes, was one of the recipients that tied for the high school award (Trevor Solem was not present the day pictures were taken).  The Minnewaska Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) announced the winners of the Teacher of Excellence Award. The Minnewaska Area Elementary School (pre-kindergarten through third grade) winner… Read More

  • Starbuck VFW Auxiliary makes flag donation to Starbuck Depot

    | Published on May 18, 2021 at 9:32am CDT

    The Auxiliary to Starbuck VFW Post #4582 donated a new United States flag & Prisoner Of War/Missing In Action flag to the Starbuck Depot Society. Pictured from left to right are: VFW Auxiliary President Deb Kuusisto, VFW Auxiliary Patriotic Instructor Char Petersen, Starbuck Depot members Blaine Pederson and Harvey Pederson, and VFW Auxiliary Americanism Chairman… Read More

  • Starbuck City Council holds meeting after two hearings

    | Published on May 18, 2021 at 9:31am CDT

    By Kris Goracke Contributing writer The regular city council was called to order after two public hearings on Monday, May 10, 2021. First to report was Nick Koos from Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates on the multi-use trail update.  “The multi-use trail is located approximately from the city beach entrance to the Water’s Edge, but… Read More