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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Thanks to a gift from Compeer Financial, Minnesota 4-H has a special Helping Hands Award opportunity available.   New data forecast a coming hunger crisis in Minnesota unlike anything seen since the Great Depression. Before the onset of...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   From stomp rockets to tasty peppers, 4-H summer interns helped provide youth screen-free opportunities to explore, discover and be inspired. In a year when everything went sideways, one constant remains: 4-H is providing hands-on learning...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   One of the joys of summer is homegrown sweet corn, picked right outside your back door and plopped straight into a pot of boiling water or onto the grill. The advantage of having a home garden is that you can pick and savor your...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Quick facts Know the average first frost date in your area will help you calculate when to plant these late vegetables. Some vegetables will tolerate some frost and keep growing even when temperatures are in the low forties. Others cannot...
  Glynette Cleveland, 80 Glynette Adell Cleveland, age 80, of Big Lake lost her battle with Alzheimer’s and peacefully died with her daughter beside her on Friday, July 31, 2020. She was born on September 25, 1939 in Hanover, Minnesota the daughter of Arthur and ReDella (Jewett) Stoppelman. On...
Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
Remember when the phrase “agree to disagree” was popular? If two people with opposite views found themselves in a conversation where they could not change the other person’s mind, they would “agree to disagree.” They would respect the other person’s right to have a different opinion and move on...
Engagement   Loch-Butera David Loch and Susan Schmitz, of Buffalo, are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Marie Loch, to Jordan Patrick Butera, the son of Amy Pacholsky and Roy Doup, of Superior, WI. Leah graduated from Buffalo High School in 2011 and from the University of...
Beet and Havarti Salad
Sweetcorn, cabbage, beans, beets, onions, carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, and so much more can be found at the local Farmers Markets and food stands. Be sure to check out one close to you and get in on all that fresh, locally-grown produce. Canning season has begun! In no time, it will be in full...

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“After watching stores struggle during this COVID-19 pandemic trying their best to clean shopping carts,” said Scott Landgraf, “I had the idea of how to accomplish the job of cleaning shopping carts...
The 2020 Wright County Fair has officially been canceled. The Wright County Fair Board on Monday night, June 1, decided to cancel the 2020 fair due to restrictions including social distancing and the...
Cautious re-openings of public functions at the Wright County Government Center were highlighted to the members of the Wright County Board of Commissioners during their regular meeting on Tuesday,...
There are a lot of aspects of nature that I find interesting. However, what I find even more interesting are what people think of nature. Or, more specifically, the “rules” people place on nature....
Alex Revenig spent most of her life wearing the red and black colors of the Monticello Magic. Four years after graduating in 2016, Revenig will soon be wearing the rival purple and black colors of...
The 2014 Buffalo High School Trapshooting Team won the inaugural MSHSL Clay Target State Tournament on June 14, 2014 at Minneapolis Gun Club in Prior Lake. The five shooters representing Buffalo’s 22...
The summer waiver coaching period was pushed back from June 1 to June 15, which was approved by the Eligibility Committee during the Minnesota State High School League’s board of director’s virtual...
Gardening is an engaging hobby that can provide a host of benefits, some of which may surprise even the most devoted gardeners. For example, the Harvard Medical School notes that just 30 minutes of...

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