Starbuck Times

  • MAS Supt. Rankin to be deployed

    | Published on January 14, 2020 at 8:44am CST

    Minnewaska Area Schools Superintendent, LTC Chip Rankin, will be mobilized to active duty as the Commander of the 2nd Battalion 135th Infantry Regiment, Minnesota Army National Guard beginning in June of 2020 through May of 2021. Rankin serves as a Battalion Commander of 2-135 headquartered in Mankato. As a part of Task Force BAYONET, Rankin… Read More

  • Lowry woman injured in collision

    | Published on January 14, 2020 at 8:40am CST

    A Lowry woman was injured in a two-car collision at the northbound highway 55 to eastbound Highway 28 ramp in Glenwood on Tuesday, Jan. 7, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Elaine Jobgen, 66, of Lowry was treated at Glenwood Hosptial for non-life threatening injuries after the car she was a passenger in rear ended a… Read More

  • Generosity of REA members impacts area organizations

    | Published on January 14, 2020 at 8:39am CST

    Runestone Electric Association members participating in Operation Round Up® have collectively donated over $978,000 to community-minded groups and organizations throughout the Cooperative’s service territory since its inception in 2003. Over 64% of REA’s members allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the next dollar, with the average yearly contribution of $6.   Through… Read More

  • Area Conservation officers report

    | Published on January 14, 2020 at 8:39am CST

    CO Daniel Baumbarger (Glenwood) reports enforcement efforts for the past week focused on checking anglers, snowmobilers, and coyote hunters. Additional time was spent following up on cases from the deer season. Conditions on area lakes are improving as most of the slush has frozen down, but ice thickness has not increased much. Anglers should use… Read More