The Drummer

Community Corner by Shelby Hulstein
On January 2nd, I realized I had yet to pick my 2021 word (I usually spend the days after Christmas working on this). In past years, my word came to me fairly quickly, but I found myself needing a little more stillness this time around to quiet the extra noise and focus. I read through my current...
Graduations   Morningside College,  Sioux City, IA    The following student graduated following the fall 2020 semester.    Buffalo - Eric R. Meyer, Master of Arts in Teaching.   Academic Honors   Central Lakes College,  Brainerd & Staples (3.75-4.0)    The following students were named to the...
Diane Berglund, 74 Diane Carol Berglund, age 74, of rural Buffalo passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021. She was born on March 19, 1946, in Buffalo, the daughter of Charles and Phyllis (Henson) Schendel. On April 16, 1966, Diane Schendel and Glen Berglund were joined in holy marriage. God blessed...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Ready to beat the winter doldrums? We've got a fantastic list of fun activities to keep you busy for the rest of Minnesota's longest season! Once a week for the next 12 weeks we will share a new nature activity for you to try, and we're...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Did you know that the most common reported sales outlet for produce farmers in Minnesota is on-farm markets? Or that the most frequently reported crop grown is the tomato, followed by winter squash?  We’ve learned these things about our...

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The end of the year presents plenty of opportunities for shopping and celebrating. Starting with Thanksgiving preparations, there is a steady supply of days geared around generosity and merriment,...
Winter storms are on the way. While many people are anxious to see landscapes covered in white, others already are counting down the days to spring blooms. Weather can be awe-inspiring and...
Poinsettias and their rich red, white or variegated color schemes are the ideal backdrop for Christmas celebrations. In fact, poinsettias are among the most popular decorative flowers during the...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Squirrels are constantly eating the seed I put out for birds in the winter. I have read one way to discourage squirrels is to add chili...
Ginger Chicken Kabobs
This week, we ring in the new year. We have included a few appetizer recipes for celebrating the arrival of the new year, and a few brunch ideas to celebrate in the new year. If you have a favorite...
As the nights get colder, breathtaking sunsets can be seen in the winter skies. Because of the lower humidity of the dropping temperatures, the colors deliver a powerful and colorful contrast to the...
SOAR Regional Arts celebrated the launch of “Illuminate the Night” on Saturday, Dec. 12 during a virtual event. The pathway by the St. Michael City Center is now lined with decorated Christmas trees...
A packed agenda awaited action by the Wright County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, but commissioners first took time to bid farewell to their long-time county attorney on the eve of his...
The City of Buffalo’s Planning Commission had a long list of items to review at their Monday, Dec. 14 meeting, one being the highly anticipated return of Coborn’s grocery to the city. To begin the...
It has been an interesting year, to say the least, and here at Wright County Parks & Recreation we’ve been working hard to come up with a plan to provide some activities for you to get out and “...

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