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I decided to do something goofy last weekend – instead of going out and seeing a film on the big screen, I opted to stay home and rent a movie from my local Redbox. It was definitely nice to be home in pajamas instead of going out and seeing a late movie after a weekend of busy work. I rented “...
On Friday, my daughters, Michele and Mary, came out to Hanover. First, we went to Vergin Sales in Rockford. What a great selection of chairs and sofas they have. It’s nice to pick out the style you like, and then order a different fabric you like. After furniture shopping, we went to several...
Donald Benz, 88 Donald E. Benz, 88, of Norwood Young America (NYA), passed away on May 31, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society nursing home in Howard Lake. He was born September 21, 1930 near Melvin, IL to Albert and Dorothy Benz (Frank). Don moved with his family to Onamia, Minn. in 1946 where he...
Graduations Grove City College, Grove City, PA    The following student graduated following the spring 2019 semester.    Buffalo - Clayton Horn, BS Mechanical Engineering.   Academic Honors Morningside College, Sioux City, IA    Megan C. Griep, of Delano, was named a Dimmitt Scholar in recognition...
Monday, May 27 was the day. All across the country, men and women gathered to remember the memory of fallen loved ones who gave their lives in service to the United States of America, in hope of a better future for us all. Buffalo American Legion Post #270 hosted a Memorial Day service outside of...
On Sunday evening, May 26, a solitary cross stood silently under the American and Prisoner of War flags at the VFW Post #1901 home on Highway 12 in Montrose. Due to the rain on Monday, the annual Memorial Day service was moved inside the Montrose Community Center.  (Photo by Doug Voerding)
Following the November, 2018, defeat of an operating referendum by District 877 voters, the Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose school board and the administration have been seeking ways to balance the budgets for the next two school years including taking money from the district’s fund balance savings...
With increases in technology and the ability to share information among different governmental units much easier than it used to be, law enforcement has begun banding together on its own to help solve crimes in their regional areas. At the May 28 meeting of the Wright County Board of Commissioners...
Sunday, June 9 will be the day that kicks off Buffalo Days events this year! First will be the  Fly In Breakfast and Car Show!  Come enjoy a tasty hot breakfast at the airport while watching planes take off and land and seeing planes close up. Pancake breakfast is served from 7:30 to noon.  Adults...
“The cries of the wounded had much diminished now, and as we staggered down the road, the reason was only too apparent, for the water was right over the tops of the shell-holes.”  — Captain Edwin Vaughan, 1917.   Captain Edwin Vaughan was a British Army officer with the Royal Warwickshire Regiment...

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Monday, May 27 was the day. All across the country, men and women gathered to remember the memory of fallen loved ones who gave their lives in service to the United States of America, in hope of a...
On Sunday evening, May 26, a solitary cross stood silently under the American and Prisoner of War flags at the VFW Post #1901 home on Highway 12 in Montrose. Due to the rain on Monday, the annual...
Following the November, 2018, defeat of an operating referendum by District 877 voters, the Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose school board and the administration have been seeking ways to balance the budgets...
With increases in technology and the ability to share information among different governmental units much easier than it used to be, law enforcement has begun banding together on its own to help...
Sunday, June 9 will be the day that kicks off Buffalo Days events this year! First will be the  Fly In Breakfast and Car Show!  Come enjoy a tasty hot breakfast at the airport while watching planes...
“The cries of the wounded had much diminished now, and as we staggered down the road, the reason was only too apparent, for the water was right over the tops of the shell-holes.”  — Captain Edwin...
The Buffalo Triathlon is back in 2019. After a one-year absence, the popular Graniteman Events triathlon is making its return on Sunday, June 2 to Sturges Park and Buffalo Lake. This mark the 15th...
Senior Mackenzie Pawelk was a game-time decision prior to last Thursday’s Section 8-4A softball playoff game at No. 1 seed Elk River. Feeling less than 100-percent health-wise, the Buffalo senior...
Playing in their final regular-season home game of their high school careers, the Buffalo girls’ lacrosse team made sure their 10 seniors went out in style. A 16-10 victory last Thursday over Rogers...
This year’s track and field conference finals on Wednesday, May 22 at Princeton High School saw several familiar faces repeat as conference champions. It also saw a new boys team champion emerge. On...

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