Starbuck Times

  • New GRHS clinic hopeful for June opening in Starbuck

    | Published on April 24, 2018 at 9:06am CDT

    By Zach Anderson news.times@hcinet.net Starbuck residents will have an additional option for healthcare this summer when the Glacial Ridge Health System clinic building opens. Kirk Stensrud, said the plan is to open the first week of June, however that could be delayed if road restrictions conflict with getting the parking lot finished. Hours for the new clinic will… Read More

  • Solar garden recently constructed north of Starbuck

    | Published on April 24, 2018 at 9:05am CDT

    Residents of Pope County got an alternative energy source when Cypress Creek Renewables constructed a 5-megawatt solar garden just north of Starbuck recently. The garden sits just north of 190th Street and east of Highway 114. Cypress Creek Renewables is one of the country’s leading solar companies, with more than 2.2 gigawatts of solar energy deployed… Read More

  • Glacial Hills students compete in competition

    | Published on April 24, 2018 at 9:04am CDT

    Sixth-grade students from Glacial Hills Elementary dominated the Area 2 Junior Envirothon held at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in Spicer on Wednesday, April 18. With 11 students from Glacial Hills participating, they only had two teams that competed, but it was those two teams who beat the rest of the competition and took… Read More

  • MCHS acquires Minnewaska Apartments

    | Published on April 24, 2018 at 9:03am CDT

    Minnewaska Community Health Services is pleased to announce that they have completed an acquisition of the Minnewaska Apartments from the current owners, Harvey and Dianne Pederson and Mark and Sue Schumann. The sellers approached MCHS regarding the property two years ago. The Pederson’s and Schumann’s have done an outstanding job of owning and managing the… Read More