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Buffalo High School Drum Majors from The HERD Marching Band return to their post after the placement of a purple wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on Sunday, July 7. Pictured walking up the steps are: front row, from left, Drum Major Victoria Herda...
These two youngsters appear to have it all figured out, a new way to get more candy during the 130th annual Annandale Fourth of July parade on Thursday, July 4. Many of those in the parade distributing candy tried their best to score a basket. See more photos of the Annandale parade inside this...
On Monday, July 8, the Buffalo Planning Commission, on a 6-1 vote, decided to recommend a Planned Unit Development (PUD) with specific conditions for the First Avenue Lofts, an apartment building proposed for the corner of 3rd Street NW and 1st Avenue NW. The location is the former St. Francis...
For years, the Wright County Sheriff’s Department has tried to reconcile the prices it charges cities for service contract hours dedicated to those municipalities. At the July 2 meeting, in an attempt to closer bridge that gap, the Wright County Board of Commissioners approved city contract rates...
Before the State of Minnesota began in 1858, there were settlers seeking to establish pre-emption claims on land, or to purchase Military Bounty Warrants from land agents. Before the Village of Waverly began in 1869, there were the townships of Marysville and Woodland, in Wright county, Minnesota....
In 2015, Head Coach Mike Beilke of the Buffalo varsity baseball team elected to manage his VFW squad in the summer league, instead of the American Legion team. The move seems to have paid dividends at all ends. The varsity team finished the spring season 16-9 overall, and came two wins away from...
Incoming senior Tony Dahl suffered a major knee injury that will cost him his upcoming football and basketball seasons at Buffalo High School. The injury happened during the Breakdown USA Summer Series Basketball Tournament last Sunday in Bloomington. Buffalo was playing Eden Prairie in Sunday’s...
Damien Biegert
Brainerd is a destination hot spot over the July 4th holiday weekend. Among the hottest spots came on the baseball field, where the red-hot bats of the Buffalo American Legion Post 270 baseball team posted a 4-1 record and third-place finish in last weekend’s Brainerd Tournament. Buffalo opened...
Linda Anderson, 62 Linda Darnell Anderson, age 62, of Montrose passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019. She was born in Alexandria, Minnesota on March 6, 1957. She enjoyed fishing, horses and was a good mom! Linda lives through her sons and grandchildren…. Sons: Michael (Donna) Carlson of Montrose,...
I have this amazing little cookbook, it’s called “Sweets,” small batch desserts. You’re craving something sweet and just can’t stop thinking about it. Normal-size desserts are usually in a 9x13 inch pan. If you make it for two people, it will last a week, and by then, you are not craving it...

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The Hinckley Invitational Baseball Tournament can often be as unpredictable as the Minnesota weather – this year was no different. Wet and soggy conditions at Brennan Field in Hinckley turned...
The team scores didn’t exactly add up the way they had hoped to, but for two shooters from the Buffalo High School Trapshooting Team, individual ones did. Senior Riley Goeb and freshman Austin Sands...
I was just a year old when Pixar revolutionized the film industry with the first “Toy Story,” which would rocket animation to new heights back in 1993. Computer animation was just beginning to pick...
University of Minnesota Southern Research and Outreach Center College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences Waseca, MN 56093-452135838-120th Street 507-835-3620 Fax: 507-835-3622 http...
Ingredients: ½ cup butter, melted 2 cups graham cracker crumbs 1 bag (8oz) toffee bits (1 ½ cups) Roll (16.5 oz) refrigerated chocolate chip cookie dough 1 bag (12 oz) semi sweet chocolate chips (2...
  What to do Best time to do it Okay time to do it Cut back perennials March, April and November   Start summer vegetable seeds indoors Mid March through mid April   Direct seed spring...
Quick tips Select plants that will thrive in existing soil type, light, and space. Collect and use rainwater to water plants. Water evergreens until the ground freezes. Water in early morning to...
As the carnival pulls away, leaving Sturges Park and Buffalo Lake’s beach oddly empty, we say goodbye to yet another successful Buffalo Days celebration. The city has returned to its usual busyness,...

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