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The Hanover City Council at its regular meeting, held virtually on Tuesday, May 5, passed a resolution urging Governor Tim Walz to allow businesses to reopen. That resolution reads, in part: “Whereas, the ‘Stay-at-Home Order’ has caused undue hardship and financial loss to many small businesses,...
Buffalo American Legion Post 270, Wright County VFW Post 1901 in Montrose, and Waverly American Legion Post 395 are all planning small ceremonies for Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   Buffalo   The Buffalo American Legion Post 270 Memorial Day will not be having a large...
“In today’s world,” said filmmaker Brandon Ferdig, “we often forget that everyday life, the ordinary, is no longer ordinary, but extraordinary.” “I wanted to capture a unique slice-of-life,” added Brandon, “and have something to remember these trying times.” So, Brandon, with the family’s...
It was announced on Saturday, May 9 that American Legion Baseball in the state of Minnesota will be canceled. The announcement came a short time after Wisconsin had announced its cancellation of legion play that same day. North Dakota had already made its announcement to cancel on April 21....
BUFFALO BOYS GOLF '11 CONFERENCE RUNNER-UP '11 SECTION RUNNER-UP ALL-CONFERENCE: Bollant & Holtan STATE QUALIFIERS: Bollant, Holtan & Lubben
Frank Graunke, 74 Frank O. Graunke, age 74, of Buffalo, formerly of St. Louis Park, Minnesota, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020 at the Park View Care Center in Buffalo. He was born on June 14, 1945 to George and Evelyn (Will) Graunke in Watertown, Minnesota. Frank’s greatest loves were gardening...
I secure my helmet and check the mirror that gives a clear view over my left shoulder.  I insert my waterbottle into its cage and secure the velcro on my gloves. I turn on both the front and back red flashing lights. Clipping my right foot onto the pedal, I push off, committing my left foot to the...
Patriotic Lemonade
Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day, a day when many enjoy a backyard barbeque, or picnic in the park. If you have a recipe that you would like to share, we would love to hear from you! Recipes, with photo (and a short story/history), if available, can be submitted to ads@the drummer.com. Patriotic...

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About this time every year, the District 877 School Board approves final revisions to the school budgets. And this year, COVID-19 has had an effect on the 2019-2020 budget. Gary Kawlewski, Director...
Buffalo resident Pattie Dorf is an artist, an artist who eagerly and warmly shares her many talents. She has boxes of ribbons from the Wright County Fair for sharing her oil painting, knitting, and...
Senior Thomas Van Culin would have been Monticello’s top-returning pitcher, as the Magic came into the spring ranked No. 1 in the Minnesota Baseball Coaches Association Class AAA pre-season poll. The Magic qualified for their first state berth in team history a year ago. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)
Disappointment was felt across the state with last Thursday’s announcement that the Minnesota State High School spring sports season was canceled. The news was a tougher pill to swallow for a few...
Erich Martens
In response to Executive Order 20-41 issued last Thursday by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, the Minnesota State High School League, under direction of the League’s Board of Directors, has declared,...
CLASS AA TEAM CHAMPIONS   This year would have marked the 11th anniversary of the 2009 Buffalo boys’ track and field team’s Class AA state title. Buffalo’s team total of 60 points edged second-place Wayzata’s 52.
THROWBACK THURSDAY   CLASS AA TEAM CHAMPIONS This year would have marked the 11th anniversary of the 2009 Buffalo boys’ track and field team’s Class AA state title. Buffalo’s team total of 60 points...
Raspberry Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast
Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10. Wishing all our mothers a very happy one. Here are few recipes to celebrate mom. If you have a recipe that you would like to share, we would love to hear from you!...
Supermarkets and other food merchants are allowed to stay open as "essential" retailers amid the mass shutdowns prompted by the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Along with banks, gas stations and...
  blog-yard-garden-news.extension.umn.edu/2020/04/troubleshooting-seedling-problems.html   Gardeners across Minnesota have been starting seedlings at home. While we hope your seedlings are healthy...

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