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August 23, 2019 – The sun is powering a new learning tool in Buffalo. An educational solar array provided by the city’s wholesale electric supplier, the Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA), is now operating as part of an energy education program for Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose (BHM) Schools. The...
Cross country runners had the chance to get their feet wet by participating in the 10th Annual Northwoods Invitational last Friday at Northwoods Park in Brooklyn Park. The invite features a two-mile course, which is shorter than the standard 3.1 miles used in official high school meets. This marked...
It’s no secret, last year’s record performance on offense by the Buffalo football team will be hard to match. Eight of 11 starters from that team have graduated – four of which are playing college football – two of which are playing Division-I college football. Benefiting from last year’s talent...
Team success can be measured in great widths when it comes to high school sports. For the Buffalo girls’ swim/dive team, the 2018 season was one of the program’s best – academically, emotionally, and performance wise. The Bison won their second consecutive conference title, but first outright with...
Zucchini is very abundant this time of year. It can be used in many different many ways: salad, main dish, snacks and desserts. Zoodles (zucchini noodles) have become very popular. One large zucchini serves 1-2 people; one small-medium zucchini serves one. You also may freeze it for future use....
Carl Carlson, 93 Carl Elroy Carlson, 93, of Cokato Passed away at Cokato Manor on August 19, 2019.  Memorial service will take place at 1 p.m. on Friday, August 30, at Albion Evangelical Free Church. Visitation and lunch begins at 11 a.m. at the church on Friday. Interment to take place at Mt....
“Are you having the nightmares yet? Have you been able to sleep?” I’ve heard these haunting questions often lately. No, they were not said in some medical or mental health treatment setting. They were exchanged across tables at end-of-summer gatherings among teachers. “It was the first day of...
I feel, that years from now, we’re going to look back on this month and say, “Where were you when the Amazon was burning?” It seems this month, the world’s largest rainforest has sprung up across news outlets, channeling the attention of the globe in a literal blaze of glory. If you haven’t heard...
Anniversaries 60th Anniversary Don and Joan Lind, of Buffalo, celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on August 29, 2019. Love and congratulations from your sons and family: Dan (wife Rhonda, grandkids Alyssa and Evan); Jeff (wife Bobbi, grandchild Cole); Todd (wife Aimee, grandkids Dain and...
Wright County Area Fishing Report Look for sunfish and some suspended crappies on the 10- to 15-foot weed lines of Clearwater Lake, Maple Lake, Sugar Lake, Lake Sylvia, and Pleasant Lake. A jig and fathead minnow or spinner and crawler is turning a few walleyes on the 15- to 18-foot weed edges of...

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KSTP 5 released an article stating that a 29-year-old Buffalo, Minnesota man was sentenced Tuesday, August 20 for the production of child pornography, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s...
The third Saturday in August seems to be a coveted date for events around Wright County, as this year three of the area’s most well-attended events landed a calendar date of Saturday, August 17....
Legs are an important tool for any successful soccer program. For Head Coach Sarah Rodenwald, two important set of legs will be missing from this year’s Buffalo girls’ soccer team. Senior forward...
Many players sported name tags the opening week of practice for the Buffalo girls’ volleyball team. With the departure of seven seniors, and one incoming junior who transferred schools, this year’s...
Senior contributions were a big part of last season’s success for the Buffalo boys’ soccer team. Among the six departed seniors, three of them produced over half of the Bison’s offense. Brian Miller...
Last season was a magical ride for the Buffalo boys’ cross country team. Led by all-state runner Isaac Basten, the Bison rode their senior-heavy lineup all the way to a Mississippi 8 championship, a...
*Disclaimer- It is a community park, meaning their isn’t public parking (unless room on the streets) and Buffalo uses an Adopt-A-Park program to keep the parks maintained (See Park and Rec Page for...
1 lg. carton cottage cheese 1 lg. carton frozen whipped topping, thawed 1 lg. pkg. peach gelatin 1 can of peaches, diced   Mix all together and chill for at least one hour before serving.
https://blog-yard-garden-news.extension.umn.edu/2019/07/bagging-your-grass-clippings-lets-clear.html Do you believe that if you collect clippings from a weedy lawn, it will cut down on the number of...

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