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About halfway through the second period of last Thursday’s home game between the Buffalo boys’ hockey team against Edina, the chant “Daddy’s Money” could be heard from the Bison student section. Edina, which is the brunt of many good-natured chants when it comes to its public school, was visiting...
Wins are hard to come by when facing the defending Class AA girls hockey state champion Edina Hornets. Edina’s lone blemish on its schedule came in the season opener, a 1-0 road loss at No. 2 ranked Andover. Since then, Edina has rattled off 21-straight victories, including a 5-1 road win Tuesday...
Phalaenopsis orchid or Moth OrchidPhoto: Julie Weisenhorn, UMN Extension  Orchids are now the most popular house plant with their long lasting flowers sold at many retail stores. Orchids are epiphytes or air plants and grow with minimal (if any) soil usually coarse bark. This makes watering...
Stephen Aanerud, 59 Stephen Paul Aanerud was born on August 19, 1960, to Robert and Dorothy (Weaver) Aanerud at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale.  Steve, as he liked to be called, graduated in 1979 from Monticello High School. He never married and was a member of the Maple Lake Baptist Church...
Have you ever had that feeling where you think you’re the black sheep? I’ve had that, this week. Over the weekend my family and I saw the new “Dolittle” movie, starring Robert Downey Jr. as one of history’s most beloved fictional characters, Dr. Dolittle. A long-time RDJ fan since the early years...
Last week we had slow cooker recipes. This week we are cooking with electric pressure cookers, which have become very popular.     Pressure-Cooker Buffalo Chicken Dip 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 c. Buffalo wing sauce 2 T. unsalted butter 2 pkgs. (8 oz. ea.) cream cheese, softened,...

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An official complaint from the Wright County Attorney’s Office showed that, in the early hours of December 29, 2019, the body of Justin Edwin Warnke, 34, of Buffalo, was discovered in Meeker County...
With the increasing population and expanding growth, the Buffalo City Council on Monday, January 6, hired John Harnois as the full-time fire chief. Harnois had been serving as part-time, on-call...
The highly-controversial First Avenue Lofts, a 60-unit housing unit, is well underway with construction. The apartment building will be located on the corner of First Avenue NW and 3rd Street NW,...
At the beginning of every year, the first thing the members of the Board of Wright County Commissioners do is change chairs. The county board met on Tuesday, Jan. 7, and the initial item on the...
Many times, Chaplain Lieutenant Colonel Gregory Jans has shared his story with Wright County Journal-Press and The Drummer readers. His is a story of duty, selflessness, and service; having dedicated...
The year 2020 started exactly how 2019 began for the Buffalo girls’ hockey team. A 4-1 New Year’s Day victory over Bloomington Jefferson at TRIA Rink in St. Paul gave the Bison back-to-back...
Some of the best wrestlers in all three classes highlighted last Saturday’s Buffalo Invitational. Unranked, Zumbrota-Mazeppa of Class A was this year’s team champion with 186 total points. Placing...
Senior guard Brandon Maatz needed 13 points coming into Monday’s rescheduled home game against Chanhassen to become just the seventh Bison boys’ basketball player to achieve 1,000 for his career....
January 01, 2020 Quick Fire® hydrangea. Photo: ProvenWinners.com Winter came early this year with lots of snow and cold temps, but it's never too early to start thinking about new plants for your...
Magic Bars Submitted by: Connie Anderson, St. Michael   1 pkg. graham crackers, crushed 1/2 c. butter, melted 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1 c. shredded coconut 1 c. chocolate chips 1 c. chopped...

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