The Drummer

Over the last few years with the advent of e-cigarettes, the amount of middle school and high school students that have taken up the use of tobacco has spiked. In response to the upsurge in usage and growing addiction to nicotine among school-age children – recent estimates are that 50 percent of...
After winning four games in four days, the Buffalo American Legion Post 270 baseball team is headed to the state tournament. The team won the Sub State 15 tournament last weekend by beating Cokato, Marshall, and Delano twice in the double elimination tournament in Waconia. All were close games....
William Bjork, 82 William Vernon Bjork, age 82, of Spicer, Minnesota and formerly of Buffalo, passed away on Friday, July 26, 2019 at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. He was born on June 4, 1937 in Renville, Minnesota, the son of Vernon & Esther (Reek) Bjork. He was baptized in 1937 at First...
(Editor’s Note: Darlene Dixon has graciously agreed to write two additional columns.) I will retire soon!   Oven Crisp Fish 2 lbs. fish fillets 1 c. dry bread crumbs 2 T. Parmesan grated cheese 2 tsp. paprika 2 tsp. lemon zest 3/4 tsp. marjoram 1/2 tsp. thyme 1/8 tsp. garlic powder 2 T. squeezed...
Dear Wright County Journal-Press patrons, In an effort to bring more variety and value to our readers, we are teaming up with Buffalo resident, Sherri Larson, who will be submitting periodic articles named, “Out of the Blue.” Sherri’s first column appears in this week’s Journal-Press. We hope you...
One of my favorite times of year is summer, and with summer comes the inevitable promise of fair time. A long-time lover of carnival rides, cheese curds, and livestock presentations, the fair is my time of year. Growing up, my family attended the Kanabec County Fair, up north in Mora, Minnesota....
Anniversary 50th Anniversary    Bob and Patty Lenneman, of St. Michael, will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary with an Open House on Sunday, August 11, 2019, at the Hanover City Hall, located at 11250 5th St. NE, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.    Above, the couple newly married; below, as...

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Can you think of one food that is served in most homes at least two times a week? Yes, it’s pizza. You heat it, and eat it; eat it when it’s hot, eat it when it’s cold; reheat it for a snack. Most...
On my commute into work, there is an American flag which flies proudly in the lawn of a dairy farmer, not far from my home. Right on the corner, I see it proudly wave. My heart never fails to swell...
Look for bigger largemouth bass,sunfish, and crappies on the 10-14 foot weedlines of Clearwater Lake, Pleasant Lake, Sugar Lake, Lake Sylvia, and Maple Lake. Walleyes are being taken with leeches or...
Wright County Area Fising Report A few walleyes are being taken with leeches and minnows on Buffalo Lake, Cokato Lake, and Clearwater Lake in 8 to 15 feet. Sunfish and bass continue to be found along...
The 2019 Buffalo PRCA Championship Rodeo came and left last weekend, kicking off on Wednesday, June 19 with a free family night and ending on Saturday, June 22. Weather conditions kept many home on...
The District 877 School Board on Monday, June 24, adopted the 2019-2020 budget and discussed the recent survey that asked district voters about their opinions concerning a future operating levy...
The University of Minnesota’s Farm Family Recognition Program has existed for over 30 years and honors farm families from throughout Minnesota for their contributions to the agriculture industry and...
A week earlier at the meeting of the Wright County Board of Commissioners, by a 3-1 vote, the requirement of an Environmental Assessment Worksheet for an asphalt plant operation in Silver Creek...
Imagine, for a moment, the stillness of a cool morning. The sun begins to crest the horizon in a display of enchanting color, the hope of a fresh start promising, and near. Nature around you rises to...
Fans who attended this weekend’s 65th Buffalo PRCA Championship Rodeo were treated to a good old fashioned mud bath. Heavy rain leading into last weekend made for extremely sloppy grounds,...

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