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The Wright Soil and Water Conservation District has named Forsman Farms Outstanding Conservationists for 2019. David and Peter Forsman, of Forsman Farms, are fourth generation Wright County farmers. With 3.1 million laying hens and farming 1,000 acres in Minnesota and Iowa, Forsmans’ have come a...
Work is continuing on state Highway 25, south of U.S. Highway 12 in Montrose. Last year, Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT) resurfaced Highway 25 from Montrose to Watertown, except for the half-mile stretch from Highway 12 to 7th Street South. Now, the City of Montrose is replacing the...
There is perhaps no other thing that can sweep us away to another world of memories and emotion than music. It carries us to far off places we could only hope to see, and it brings our memory to places of remembrance. We feel things just as powerfully as we did in the past under the caress of music...
The Buffalo girls’ tennis team made a little history with its 4-3 home win Wednesday, Sept. 18 over Wayzata. Thanks to a marathon win at No. 1 singles by sophomore Anna Lee, the Bison became the school’s first sports team to win a conference head-to-head matchup since joining the new Lake...
It was a night of Royal celebration – literally. With a capacity crowd gathered last Friday at Bison Field West for Buffalo High School’s homecoming football game, it was the visiting team from Rogers stealing the spotlight in a 42-14 victory for the Royals. While the final scoreboard was lopsided...
Only four swimmers make up a relay team, but if there were six, Buffalo’s 200-medley relay would still be one of the state’s best. Through five meets and one invite, Buffalo’s “A” relay team in the 200 medley has come out on top. Two of those meets included the No. 1 and No. 2 ranked squads in the...
RECIPE COURTESY OF TRISHA YEARWOOD From: Food Network Magazine   Ingredients 1 1/2 teaspoons lime zest (from about 1 lime) 1/4 cup fresh lime juice (from about 3 limes) 1 tablespoon sugar Freshly ground pepper 3 cups seeded and finely chopped watermelon 1 cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced 1 mango...
Food safety starts with cleaning! Wash hands for 20 seconds Wet hands under hot running water. Add lots of soap. Rub and wash back of hands, wrists, between fingers and under fingernails for 20 seconds. Rinse well under running water. Dry with paper towels. Use paper to turn off the water faucet....

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Originally scheduled for Thursday, September 12 and postponed due to weather concerns, the Street Party of Hope in downtown Buffalo finally arrived on Tuesday, with sunshine and smiles. Weather was...
Buffalo High School’s Homecoming Coronation was held Monday, Sept. 16, at the Performing Arts Center. This year’s homecoming royalty is King Kyle Kauffman (left) and Queen Alana Hartman (right)....
Groundbreaking for the Wright County Tactical Training Center was held Monday, September 16. The training center, located at 5747 County Road 35 West south of Maple Lake, is a joint project of Wright...
In any government – federal, state or local – there is need for advanced planning and being aware of what costs will assuredly be on the horizon. At the Sept. 17 meeting of the Wright County Board of...
All the details are now in place for the construction of the First Avenue Lofts after the Buffalo City Council on Monday, September 16, approved a tax increment finance (TIF) agreement with Roers...
For all of his adult life, Brad Dahl has lived in Buffalo.  His home is near the former Varner Convenience Store, and he has raised his family in Wright County, dedicating his life to serving the...
Logan Vajda spent most of his varsity career preventing goals from reaching the back of the soccer net. Now, his senior year, Vajda is on a mission to make sure as many balls possible reach the back...
A clutch play on defense was just what the doctor ordered. On the verge of potentially going 0-3, sophomore lineman Noah Karels came up with a strip and fumble recovery at his own 10-yard line to...
The Buffalo Coyotes are looking to build off last season’s success as a first-year program in Adapted Soccer. The Coyotes start their third year overall as a high school co-op team from the schools...
The Watertown-Mayer pool was littered last Saturday with the colors royal blue. Ironically, the one team at the girls swim/dive invite not nicknamed the Royals was this year’s winner – the Buffalo...

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