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Sunfish are hitting on the 12- to 15-foot weed edges on Clearwater Lake, Pleasant Lake, Maple Lake, and Lake Sylvia. Largemouth bass and northern pike have been weed-related and hitting spinnerbaits on most lakes. A few walleyes are being taken with spinners and crawlers on Big Swan Lake,...
Cucumbers in a Jar
It’s that time of year, when gardens are producing. Here are a few recipes to make good use of all those tasty vegetables. Cucumbers in a Jar 9 c. Sliced Cucumbers, do not peel (approx. 4-5 med. cucumbers) 2 T. Salt 1 tsp. Celery Seed   Work the salt and celery seed into the cucumbers in a large...
Never let it be said that I am not a loyal film reviewer (though unrecognized), because I went to see a movie despite a dizzying migraine, nausea, and chills. I’ve been waiting for “The Art of Racing in the Rain” to arrive in theatres for months. I knew it was a film I’d have to see, and...
Anniversary 60th Anniversary Jerry and Joyce Paumen, of Buffalo, will be celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary on Thursday, August 29, 2019. Congratulations and much love from your family - Jeff, Lynn, Debbie, and Randy, our spouses, your grandkids, and great-grandkids. Above, the couple is...
Lyle Collver, 65 Lyle Collver, age 65, of Monticello, passed away on August 13, 2019.  Lyle was Co-Owner of Blackslinemen Supply and Utility Tool Repair in Becker. He was preceded in death by: his mother, Evelyn (Everett) Lindholm; father, Lyle Collver; sister, Colleen (Dan) Montoye.  Lyle enjoyed...
Grill-Side Garden Salad 2 med. tomatoes, seeded & chopped (about 2 c.) 1 med. zucchini, diced (about 1 c.) 1 c. frozen whole kernel corn, thawed* 1/3 c. thinly sliced green onions with tops 1 sm. ripe avocado, peeled, seeded & coarsely chopped 1/3 c. PACE® picante sauce 2 T. vegetable oil...
Quick facts Know the average first frost date in your area will help you calculate when to plant these late vegetables. Some vegetables will tolerate some frost and keep growing even when temperatures are in the low forties. Others cannot tolerate frost and stop growing in cool weather. Cool-season...

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There were plenty of eye-opening results from this year’s State Trap Shooting Championships June 10-18 at Alexandria Shooting Park. With over 330 teams and 8,300 student-athletes, Buffalo’s score of...
When the temperature is just around 80 degrees with no humidity, that’s the weather I like. I’ve had three major projects on my to-do list, and I just finished the last one. What a great feeling. I’...
If you’re anything like yours truly, you do not shy away from sitting yourself down to enjoy a fun, animated film – especially if that film is about pets, or animals in general. Such was my...
Senior Carter Stein, right, receives his diploma from District 877 school board member Amanda Reineck at the Buffalo High School graduation ceremony last Friday, June 7, in the Buffalo High School...
For the last month and a half, the future of the $54 million Wright County Government Center has been held up as a petition to require a reverse referendum was collected and submitted following the...
The day may have been overcast, but spirits in Buffalo were high on Sunday, June 9 as the city kicked off its annual Buffalo Days event. A tradition in Buffalo for generations, Buffalo Days continues...
City celebration is off to a great start with Fly-In Breakfast, Car Show, and Dog Expo 
The matchup was the same. The location was the same. The result was the same. But a 9-8 victory for top-seeded Maple Grove over No. 2 seed Buffalo in the Section 8 girls’ lacrosse championship game...
Through most of seven laps of his 3200-meter run in last Friday’s Class AA state meet at Hamline University in St. Paul, Buffalo senior Isaac Basten had a front-row view of Roseville’s Acer Iverson’s...
Buffalo and Rogers had combined for one high school baseball state tournament appearance in 69 years. None of today’s active coaches or players from either team were alive when Buffalo made its only...

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