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Inflation has garnered countless headlines in recent years, and much of that news has focused on the notably higher cost of food. Though the cost of some items at the grocery store has gone down in 2024, many items remain significantly more expensive than they were as recently as three or four...
Early-morning rain and cloudy, cooler weather made for smaller crowds at this year’s opening Buffalo Farmers Market last Saturday in downtown Buffalo. The Farmers Market will be open every Saturday through October from 8:00 a.m. to noon. See inside for more photos. (Photo by Tom McDonnell)
Dressed in Bison purple attire are Quinn Nussman (left) and Tyler Metcalf (right), who were one of 102 couples/groups that participated in Buffalo High School’s Grand March during last Saturday’s Prom festivities at the Performing Arts Center. For more prom photos, see pages 16 & 17. (Photo by...
The Buffalo City Council met on Monday, May 6.    Engineering - City Engineer, Justin Kannas, discussed the proposed 2024 Sanitary Sewer Lining Project. Mr. Kannas highlighted the project’s importance for the City’s water reclamation collection and treatment system, aiming to minimize inflow and...
The Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc. Minnesota Wright County Area Chapter 13 will be hosting a craft event on Saturday, May 11, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Buffalo American Legion. There are over 25 vendors with most of them being businesses with hand crafted items from dishcloths to...
The Nation’s Largest Single- Day Food Drive   The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 32nd annual national food drive on Saturday, May 11. Letter Carriers will join forces with community leaders and others to help fight hunger in Minnesota and throughout the country. The...
Come enjoy a free meal brought to you by Grace Place & Local Area Sponsors and then follow it up with Cash Bingo that is brought to you by Grace Place and the Montrose VFW.  The free community meal will be held on May 16, followed by Cash Bingo (3rd Thursday of every month) at the Montrose...
Free community breakfasts make their return to the Buffalo Community Center located next to city hall this Saturday, May 11, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.  This breakfast is being hosted and prepared by volunteers from Buffalo Evangelical Free Church. Food will be provided by the Buffalo Food Shelf.  ...
Join the Maple Lake Industrial Development Group for an evening of fun at the Maple Lake block party and business expo on Thursday, May 16, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the “V” (66 Maple Lake Ave. N, Maple Lake).  Several area businesses will be on hand. The event will feature cash prizes, food and...
Join the Maple Lake Industrial Development Group for an evening of fun at the Maple Lake block party and business expo on Thursday, May 16, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the “V” (66 Maple Lake Ave. N, Maple Lake).  Several area businesses will be on hand. The event will feature cash prizes, food and...

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Rooted in a rich tradition of service, the Buffalo Rotary Club will celebrate its 70th anniversary on April 25. Founded on the principles of fellowship and support, Rotary’s humble beginnings have...
Buffalo’s head coach notches first win over former head coach; East Ridge dominates East-West Showcase   A matchup with Monticello is much anticipated when it comes to rivalries for the Buffalo boys...
Studnicka tops vaulters; Bison relays post record-setting performances   The final team standings may not reflect it, but the first outdoor meet of the season for the Buffalo track and field teams...
Kugler’s personal record 84 comes in opening home meet   The season debut for the Buffalo girls’ golf team was the varsity debut for two Bison golfers in the Magic Invite on Wednesday, April 10, at...
It was a solid debut for the Buffalo boys’ golf team in Monday’s Magic Invitational at Monticello Country Club. Buffalo’s score of 313 placed fifth among 15 teams. The Bison finished 11 strokes back...
Did you know... That MN is one of the northernmost and westernmost US states to produce maple syrup.  Maple syrup is made in the spring when temperatures rise above freezing during the day and dip...
SouthPoint Financial Credit Union, one of southern Minnesota’s leading not for profit, cooperatively-owned financial institutions, held a groundbreaking ceremony on April 3 for the construction of a...
Join the Wright County Chamber Chorus and the wRight Ringer Community Handbell Ensemble for a concert centered around global songs and visions of world unity and peace.  Selections will include vocal...

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