Starbuck Times

  • Holly Skogen gets a facelift

    | Published on October 12, 2021 at 9:05am CDT

    By Kris Goracke Contributing writer With the help of community members and the students from Glacial Hills Elementary School, Holly Skogen, the gnome park in Starbuck, has a new look.  The cleanup day, organized by the Glacial Ridge Development Association (GRDA), was funded with grants from the Parks and Trails Council of Minnesota, the Gladys… Read More

  • County 911 mapping system changed; low income grant approved

    | Published on October 12, 2021 at 9:03am CDT

    By Melanie Stegner The Pope County Commissioners met in regular session on Tuesday, October 5, and unanimously passed a request for action to change the provider of the 911 mapping system to CentralSquare Technologies. CentralSquare is currently used by Stevens and Grant Counties and will allow for a shared mapping system. The estimated cost… Read More

  • Pope County 4-H award winners announced

    | Published on October 12, 2021 at 9:03am CDT

    Record winners in the front row from left are: Dawson Douvier, Blake Pooch, Avery Pooch, Kaylee Bauer, Brady Grimes, Amelia Grimes, Weston Hawkins. In the back row from left are: Laureen Walter, Easton Palmer, Emma Kovarik, Jayce Kovarik, Allie Mrnak, Abbey Schoumaker and Lydia Bright.   The annual Pope County 4-H Awards Program was held… Read More