Author Archives: Tom Beuckens

Men’s Auxiliary VFW Spaghetti Fundraiser

STARBUCK VFW … POST 4582 “LABOR DAY WEEKEND” FRIDAY, AUGUST 30th  Starbuck Men’s Veteran’s Auxiliary SPAGHETTI DINNER …. $9.00 …. SERVING FROM 5:30 TO 7:30 Our famous spaghetti with red meat sauce, cole slaw, garlic toast, milk, coffee, and dessert. CHILDREN UNDER 6 EAT FREE HAPPY HOUR PRICES 4:00 – 6:00

2019 Heritage Days Royalty and Winning Button Numbers

Back:  Miss Minnewaska Princess Miah Roen, Queen Elizabeth Murken, and Princess Allie Kelling, Front:  Junior Miss Minnewaska Queen Laney MacDonald and Princess Taylor Schultz   Heritage Days Button Winning Numbers: $100 – #390 $200 – #396 $300 – #343 Claim your winnings at the Chamber Office

New Flag at the Park

Starbuck Veterans and Men’s Auxiliary members of VFW Post 4582 raised a new large flag at the Starbuck Lakeshore Park on Friday morning just in time for the Memorial Day weekend.  Flags are also displayed on the park flag poles to remember the veterans who have served our country.  The Memorial Day Program will be […]

MN Flyer Magazine Article Featuring the Starbuck Airport

Reprinted courtesy of the MN Flyer Magazine, written by TomFoster   Starbuck, what a great name for a great town! The City wasn’t named after the first mate in “Moby Dick,” or the fighter pilot in “Battlestar Galactica.” The consensus is it got that unusual name from a 19th century railroad tycoon, William H. Starbuck […]

Community Service Award

The 2019 Community Service Award winners were announced at the Starbuck Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting Saturday evening.  They are Nancy Rapp and Lori Vaadeland.  Nancy works extensively with the Miss Minnewaska Program.  Lori helps with the Miss Minnewaska Program and has spearheaded the Annual Dragon Boat Festival for the past 11 years.  Congratulations […]

2018 Starbuck Dragon Boat Festival Results

On a beautiful warm day at the Starbuck Lakeshore Park The Pro Warriors captured the 2018 Gold Division Crown with a time of 2:10:58 Here are the winners in the various categories: Gold Division Champion: Pro Warriors  2:10.58 Gold 2nd Place:  This Years’ Champions  2:11.85 Silver Division Champion:  The Bucket List  2:17.25 Silver 2nd Place: […]