The Drummer

Wright County was given a clean opinion on its yearly audit, which is the best rank it could get.  A representative from Clifton Larson Allen reported the company had no difficulties in performing the audit, and they found no significant deficiencies.  Wright County Commissioners were commended on...
The City of Buffalo has been in the process of selling Wild Marsh Golf Club to new ownership. As of the morning of Friday, July 22, the sale was finalized, and the transition of ownership has been made official. The new owner of the golf club is Brad Behnke of Golf Management, LLC. The general...
According to the Star Tribune, 37-year-old Otsego resident Austin M. Copsey was charged with vehicular homicide by the Wright County District Court after driving his ATV drunk and killing a 12-year-old passenger. The 12-year-old passenger who was killed in the accident was identified as Jesse...
Join us for our Second Annual Walk for Hope to End Family Violence at Ellison Park in Monticello on Thursday, August 4, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. This event will feature a mile-long walk, a bounce house, barbecue, yard games, and other activities for the whole family to enjoy. Our Walk for Hope is...
Be sure to attend the Concerts in the Park on Thursday, July 28, featuring Mick Sterling as he presents “A Billy Joel State of Mind.” Concerts are held at the bandshell in Sturges Park in Buffalo beginning at 7:00 p.m. Led by Mick Sterling, the incredible band features a stellar horn section, full...
Join the City of Buffalo at their 14th Annual Night to Unite celebration on Tuesday, August 2, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. This event is citywide and focuses on building a strong and safe community. To register your block party please fill out the form at: https://www.ci.buf falo.mn.us/formcenter/police...
Buffalo Community Theater’s production of “Mamma Mia!” has three more final showings left this Thursday through Saturday. This jukebox musical is based on the music of ABBA, a Swedish pop/disco group active in the 70s. The musical surrounds a young woman’s quest, on the eve of her wedding, to...
Wright County Horticultural Society will host Marty Bergland at 6:30 p.m., on Monday, August 8, at the Buffalo Covenant Church, 1601 Hwy 25 N, Buffalo, MN, 55313.  This event is free and open to the public.  Marty’s presentation will be on Seed Saving.  Marty is passionate about learning!  As a...
Buffalo’s bid for Sub-State D tournament title comes up short; Cobras finish 16-13   Five games. Four days. Three wins. The Buffalo Junior Legion Post 270 Cobras did all the above over four days in last week’s Sub-State D tournament at Delano’s Municipal Baseball Park. Unfortunately, three wins and...
Third-seeded Post 270 places second in Sub-State 15 finals   For the second year in a row, the Buffalo Senior Legion Post 270 baseball team reached the Sub-State finals. For the second year in a row, Buffalo finished runner-up to Willmar to represent Sub-State 15 in the Division-I state tournament...

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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Hot weather can cause tomato flowers to wither and become brittle, falling off the plant easily.   It has been a hot few weeks in...
The area gardens are producing well. Beets, salad greens, cucumbers, carrots, tomatoes, sweet corn and more. Here are a few recipes using items fresh from the garden. Let us know if there is...
The 2022 Wright County Fair begins next week on Wednesday, July 20, to Sunday, July 24. This is the 151st annual celebration at the fairgrounds in Howard Lake. A list of events has been announced....
Buffalo Community Theater (BCT) is preparing for their upcoming production of Mamma Mia! This jukebox musical is based on the music of ABBA, a Swedish pop/disco group active in the 70s. The musical...
The Wright County Board of Commissioners met the day after the Fourth of July holiday (Tuesday, July 5) for an unusually short, regularly scheduled meeting.  In just over 30 minutes, they established...
At the Hanover City Council meeting on Tuesday, July 5, the council voted in favor for a parking variance for additional parking at Big Bore Barbeque (located at 10940 4th Street NE). The barbeque...
Monticello’s annual Riverfest celebration begins Thursday, July 14, and goes through Sunday, July 17. Riverfest begins Thursday with festivities starting at 5:30 p.m. The collector car show will be...
Absentee voting for the Tuesday, August 9, primary election is open and can be done two ways – requesting an absentee ballot online (Voter Information Portal (state.mn.us)) or downloading a paper...
Concerts in the Park on Thursday, July 14, will feature Doug Allen Nash. Concerts are held at the bandshell in Sturges Park in Buffalo beginning at 7:00 p.m. Doug Allen Nash, a Nashville recording...

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