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With the state shutting down all classes until at least Friday, March 27 due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus, the Journal-Press will continue to publish a modified version of the Sports and School News section. Typically, the section is around four pages, but with sports and school activities...
STMA’s Mackenzie Kramer (right) dribbles by a defender in a 67-58 state quarterfinal victory over Lakeville North. In the background is Head Coach Kent Hamre. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)
The final game for the St. Michael-Albertville girls’ basketball team proved to be the state’s final one. The No. 3 seeded Knights were defeated 78-59 by No. 2 seed Farmington in last Thursday’s Class 4A state semifinal game at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Generally, the state’s final game is...
Even without social distancing, Minnesota gardeners get a little stir crazy this time of year. We are teased by 60 degree days, warm sun and snow melt. We're itching to rake our grass and clean up garden beds. Spring ahead daylight savings time means it's still light out after the workday (...
From Deseret News   Learn at home Scholastic published an online resource that offers day-to-day projects to keep children reading, thinking and growing during the self-quarantine. “Even when schools are closed, you can keep the learning going with these special cross-curricular journeys,” the...
We've rounded up a list of activities for parents and kids to do together between those e-learning assignments.     Spend 30 mins each day learning a new topic     Bake something every day     Write a letter and/or email to a different friend or family member each day     Races of various kinds in...
The Best Homemade Playdough Recipe Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 5 mins Total Time: 10 mins Keyword: homemade playdough, playdough, playdough recipe   Servings: 1 batch of playdough   Ingredients 1 cup flour 2 tsp cream of tartar 1/2 cup salt 1 tbsp cooking oil Olive oil or vegetable oil 1 cup water...

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The Senior Male Athlete of the Year at Buffalo High School has had a number of qualified winners in past years. The 2019 recipient may be the best yet. Riley Habisch enjoyed a dream year his senior...
It didn’t take long for Jordan Zrust to make headlines entering her senior year at Buffalo High School. Just two games into the girls basketball season, Zrust became just the sixth player in school...
Some unlikely sources stepped up to the plate to help secure the No. 4 seed for the Buffalo Bulldogs in the upcoming Region 12C Amateur Baseball Tournament. Playing its third game in as many days, a...
Hopefully by next week, someone else will be writing Kitchen Delights. I just celebrated my 83rd birthday on July 2. It’s time to have someone else share recipes with you each week. I’m so very...
Regarded as perhaps one of the top-grossing films of all time, Disney’s “The Lion King” captured the hearts of kids in 1994 and has continued to do so since its inception. I was barely functional in...
A four-story, 60-unit apartment building will now be built on the corner of 1st Avenue NW and 3rd Street NW, the former site of the St. Francis Xavier School, land now owned by the City of Buffalo....
Musicals are often billed as fun for the whole family.  With Buffalo Community Theater’s “The Music Man,” that’s true not only for audiences, but for actors and directing staff, too.  BCT launched a...
Three Wright County ambassadors to participate in Minneapolis Aquatennial The Minneapolis Aquatennial Ambassador Organization (AAO) is excited to announce three Wright County candidates will...
For as controversial as the process was of the Wright County Board of Commissioners funding mechanism to construct its new Government Center, a companion item to the larger bonding project wasn’t in...
One of the inescapable truths of life is that eventually, we will reach the end of it. Many of us have watched our loved ones slip into death in a variety of ways, while there are some of us who don’...

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