50th Anniversary

Jim and Ruth Peavey, of Buffalo, will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary on September 5, 2014.

Love, Brian and Colleen; John, Marie, & Family; and Dennis. (P28, D31)




Dave and Gyen Wilson, of Buffalo, are excited to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Shayla Wilson to Nicholas Anderson, son of Sandford and Wendy Anderson, of Eden Prairie.

Shayla is a 2004 graduate of Buffalo High School, 2008 graduate of the University of Minnesota, and 2012 graduate of the U of M Medical School. She is currently working at Advocate Christ Children's Hospital in Chicago, IL as a pediatric resident.

Nicholas is a 2002 graduate of Eden Prairie High School, 2006 graduate of the University of Colorado, Boulder, and 2012 graduate with his Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of St. Thomas in 2012. He is currently employed with Presence Health as an addiction counselor in Chicago.

A September 6, 2014, wedding is planned at Maddens Resort in Brainerd. (P28, D31)



Ralph Ordorff

92nd Birthday

            Ralph Ordorff, of Buffalo, will be celebrating his 92nd Birthday on September 5, 2014.

            Ralph loves cards and letters.To send birthday wishes, his address is: 1645 Pulaski Rd., Buffalo, MN 55313. (P28, D31)


Deloris Mikkanen

80th Birthday

Open House

            The family of Deloris Mikkanen, of Annandale, invite you to join them in celebrating her 80th Birthday.

            An Open House will be held on Saturday, August 30, 2014, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Annandale City Hall in Annandale.

            Your presence will be her gift. (P28, D31)



Rockford All School Reunion

            The Rockford All-School Reunion will be on October 4, 2014, at the Bison Creek Event Center,  Buffalo, with Social Hour at 11:00 a.m and dinner at 12:30 p.m.

            Contact Stan Wandersee at  (651) 776-7034 or email Barb Johnson at  bjohnson528@q.com for further details. Reservations due by September 26.

            All Rockford Alumni welcome. (P28)


College Bound

College of Saint Benedict

            Brianna Hartke, daughter of Jeff and Christine Hartke of Buffalo, has enrolled at the College of Saint Benedict for the 2014-15 academic year.


Saint Johnís University

            Three local students have enrolled at Saint Johnís University for the 2014-15 academic year.

            Jordan Danielson, son of Deb and Troy Danielson of Buffalo; James Remer, son of Lynn Remer-Springman and Tony Springman of Buffalo; Quinn Renshaw, son of Craig and Barbara Renshaw of Hanover. (P28)



Univ. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

            One hundred twenty-eight students attending the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire have received Freshman Honor scholarships for the 2014-15 academic year.

            Wright County recipients include Cheng Vang, of Albertville, and Brooke Volpone, of Monticello. (P28)