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Delores Anderson, 77 Delores Louise Anderson, 77, of Maple Grove, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, at the Maple Grove Hospital. She was born on December 8th, 1940 in Winsted, the daughter of Marvin and Isabelle A. (Remer) Lindenberg. On December 29, 1955, Delores L. Lindenberg and Gerald E....
Music lovers of the community are in for a real treat on Sunday, October 28th, when the Buffalo Community Orchestra performs their annual fall concert, “Open the Season: BCO Plays the Classics.”  Join the orchestra as they kick off their 2018-2019 performance season with a full afternoon of music...
The world we live in has changed considerably in recent years with the advancements in technology that have dramatically altered how people network and communicate with one another. Unfortunately, at times, that can put lives in danger. At the Oct. 23 meeting of the Wright County Board of...
In District 29A and 29B, there are two candidates in each, facing off for the position of Minnesota state representative. District 29 state senator Bruce Anderson is not up for re-election this year. In 29A, incumbent Republican Joe McDonald of Delano is being challenged by Democrat Renee...
Two of the three candidates for Buffalo City Council and the one candidate for mayor answered a series of questions at a Meet the Candidates forum on Tuesday, October 23, at Buffalo City Center. The three candidates on the November 6 ballot for two council seats are incumbents Eric Anderson and...
Wilderness tales – we see them all the time in Hollywood. Whether it’s someone scaling a treacherous mountain trail in tormenting elements, or the beginnings of a thriller film, it makes no difference. There’s something about the wilderness that takes our attention and seizes it in an iron grip. We...
A streak spanning over a decade came to an end following the Buffalo football team’s 41-20 road win on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Rogers. The Bison victory snapped an 8-game losing skid to the Royals, dating back to a 35-28 home win on Oct. 5, 2007. While Buffalo got the so-called proverbial monkey off...
With 11 teams in Section 5-3A for volleyball, the top-five seeds were waiting for three more teams to join them in this Thursday’s quarterfinal round. Seventh-seed Buffalo (10-16) was one of the three to advance following Tuesday night’s 3-0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-20) home win over No. 10 seed Coon...
Blake Bundrock, 21 Blake Michael Bundrock, 21, of Howard Lake, passed away on Friday, October 19, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was born on April 5, 1997 in Fridley, Minnesota. Blake was employed in the construction trades. He had a passion for rap music! He wrote and performed...
When “First Man,” starring Ryan Gosling, was announced late last year as a film that would rocket onto screens in 2018, I was more than excited. Space films are always super engaging and very, very thrilling – and if they’re based on a true story? You know it’ll be amazing then! Swiftly falling in...

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The Wright County Area Chapter of Blue Star Mothers of America Inc. has begun their annual Holiday Project.  Consisting of hand-decorated Christmas stockings, 400 this year, which are then filled...
The Wright County Chamber Chorus will present a program entitled “Bernstein’s Best:  A Salute to Leonard Bernstein” on Sunday, Nov. 11 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth.  The program...
With Veterans Day right around the corner, what better way is there to celebrate those who have served our country than with a good meal? On November 11, Buffalo and Monticello will be honoring vets...
We all anticipated them - the one little thing that, once every few years, brings us all together on the same playing field. They pop out into the community in a wash of red and white, worn proudly...
The polls were busy on Tuesday, November 6, as Wright County community members gathered together at voting stations across the district to cast their votes in the Midterm Election. Buildup to the...
Editor’s Note: This story has been taken from the December 20, 2017 issue of The Fountain Hills Times. Connie McCanless was raised in Buffalo, and graduated with the BHS class of 1942. Connie...
For many, Veterans Day is yet another day on the calendar that we can check off, load up the car, and plan for an extended weekend getaway. It’s a last-ditch effort to break out the grill and...
The last high school race for five seniors on this year’s Buffalo boys’ cross country team ended with mixed emotions. With a score of 210, the Bison placed seventh in last Saturday’s Class AA state...
This year’s roster features a lot of returning faces for the Bison girls’ hockey team – 14 to be exact. Ironically, the biggest turnover comes from atop. Gone is head coach Mark Nordvall. Replacing...
Add the girls’ cross country team to the list of recent champions at St. Michael-Albertville High School. With a score of 70, the Knights edged favored and defending state champion Wayzata’s 75 in...

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