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The Positive Aging Expo was held on Saturday, May 21, at the Buffalo Civic Center from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Civic Center was packed with 40 vendors for the event and many attendees. There was live music performed by the Kingery Family, art on display, and informational booths. The event was...
Opening statements began last Monday, May 23, at the Wright County Government Center, in the trial of Gregory Ulrich, of Buffalo. Ulrich has been charged with premeditated first-degree murder of 37-year-old Lindsay Overbay, wife and mother of two, who was killed during the mass shooting on Feb. 9,...
Angie Greig, a BHM Schools parent, took to the podium at the BHM School Board meeting on Monday, May 23. She came to speak to the board about politics within the schools and the topic of sexual grooming after the arrest of a principal from the Eagan-Savage-Burnsville district for attempting to sex-...
This summer marks the 75th Anniversary of Buffalo Days festivities, which runs June 12-19. The week-long community celebration hosts a variety of events for everyone to enjoy. Take in carnival rides with the kids, fireworks and grand parade, and be sure to meet our royalty. The event hosts one of...
Wright County Commissioners and the Sheriff’s Department said goodbye to Deputy Mitch Flemming who is retiring this week after more than 31 years of service.  Sheriff Sean Deringer presented Deputy Flemming with his retirement plaque on Tuesday, May 17, at the Wright County Board meeting in the new...
Several Memorial Day events will be taking place in Wright County on Monday, May 30. Here is an overview of the events listed by some Wright County communities.   Buffalo   The Buffalo American Legion Post 270 will be celebrating Memorial Day beginning at 9:00 a.m. Included this year will be the...
The Buffalo Community Orchestra (BCO) will be celebrating the end of the 2021-2022 concert season and the start of Buffalo Days with a concert in Sturges Park on Sunday, June 12. The Concert in the Park will take place at the Sturges Park Bandshell at 7:00 p.m.   Enjoy highlights from the year, as...
If you missed the performance last weekend of this year’s Broadway in Buffalo, you can still watch it online and support arts scholarships for Buffalo Community Theater and Buffalo High School Tri-M Music Honor Society students. Online viewing is only $16.50 and remains open until June 5th.  You...
Eric Zitzloff, a business owner of Buffalo designed and handmade a Buffalo Strong light as a gift to the community. “I have lived in Buffalo my whole life, I wanted to do something for the community,” Zitzloff stated. The City of Buffalo Parks and Recreation Department will be finding the perfect...
Buffalo’s 7-6 overtime victory over Minnetonka gives BHS its first Lake Conference championship   They don’t give style points for goals in the sport of lacrosse. That said, two of the craziest shots of the year found the back of the net, resulting in something more than style points for the...

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Buffalo running back Riley Habisch (23) rushed for 156 yards on 20 carries and scored two touchdowns in a wild 80-70 home loss to Elk River last Friday. The 150 combined points set a new state record...
Members of the community were invited to dress up in symbolic colors, such as pink for breast cancer, for the event.  Vendors provided a variety of goods and services on September 13, as downtown Buffalo hosted the rebranded “Street Party of Hope,” formerlly “Pink Street Party.” See more photos inside this week’s edition. (Photo by Arynn Maznio)
On Thursday, September 13, the streets of downtown Buffalo were alive with the sounds of laughter and music, as members of the community came together to offer support and encouragement for those...
The Hanover City Council on Tuesday, September 18, gave preliminary approval to a six percent or $102,202 increase in the certified levy for 2019. However, the tax rate of 44.7 percent is less than...
Buffalo City Council met on Monday, September 17 at 7 p.m.  As the end of the year looms closer, planning is underway to address upcoming city financing and levies.  Administrator Merton Auger...
On Tuesday, September 18, Wright County Commissioners heard from Greg Pickard, Veterans Service Officer, regarding the coming grant season for County services. “Service tripled this year from 2017,”...
Buffalo Community Theater is excited to announce the cast of their fall musical comedy: Stephen Sondheim’s “Company.” This talented group of performers from Buffalo and other nearby communities...
Don’t miss out on the 9th Annual Gala Fundraiser for Love INC-Big Woods! It will be held on Sunday, October 7, beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo.  The keynote speaker will be...
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has placed Wright County under an emergency quarantine, which went into effect Thursday, September 13, after emerald ash borer (EAB) was found along the...
Delrose Ahlm, 90 Delrose Bertha Ahlm, 90, of Buffalo, passed away September 3. She was born April 25, 1928 in St. Michael, to William and Mary (Otten) Weber. Delrose was raised in Buffalo, and...
In recognition of the 17th anniversary of 9/11, students and faculty at Tatanka Elementary STEM School in Buffalo had a brief gathering outside the school with members of the Buffalo Police...

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