The Drummer

We are approximately a year away from millions of Americans heading to the polls to cast their ballots for the President of the United States and thousands of federal, state and local offices. But, for Wright County Auditor/Treasurer Bob Hiivala, even though the election isn’t until Nov. 3, 2020,...
The streets in downtown Buffalo are alive with gaggles of children, dressed in a variety of colorful costumes as they make their way through downtown Buffalo carting treats and bags full of sweets. A yearly event in Buffalo, Merchant Trick or Treating is an activity that many look forward to...
While poking around the garden late this summer, I found an adorable visitor. A small frog, called a gray tree frog (Hyla versicolor) was resting amongst the brightly-colored flowers. This amazing little creature can be found in a wide range of habitats located throughout the eastern half of the...
Buffalo advances to sweet-16 with first 6A victory Just seconds after the game clock hit zeros, senior quarterback Aidan Bouman chucked one of his longest throws of his high school football career. On the receiving end was a fan near a jubilant Bison student section. Bouman’s throw came moments...
Moments after crossing the finish line, nobody would have guessed that Buffalo eighth grader Brooklyn Hart had qualified for her first-career state tournament. Hart’s time of 19:37.5 was fifth best in last Thursday’s Section 2AA Tournament at Gale Woods Farm in Minnetrista. The top-eight runners...
The first state experience for sisters, Anna and Alaina Lee, was a memorable one. Anna, a sophomore, and Alaina, a freshman, made their Class AA state tournament debut last Thursday at Baseline Tennis Center in Minneapolis with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Madeline Smith and Jaelyn Orth, both seniors...
Three-peat. For a third-consecutive season, the Section 2AA boys cross country champions hail from Buffalo. With a score of 62, the Bison edged second-place Mankato East by 20 points (82). Chanhassen was third (98) and Worthington fourth (100) in last Thursday’s section tourney at Gale Woods Farm...
Raymond Bergquist, 92 Raymond E. Bergquist, age 92, of Buffalo passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at his residence. He was born on February 26, 1927 in Buffalo, the son of Nels and Lydia (Erickson) Bergquist. Raymond graduated from Buffalo High School in 1945. He honorably served his Country...
Turkey Dinner
On November 28, we will be celebrating that food-filled holiday of giving thanks for all the blessings God has bestowed upon us ..... Thanksgiving. The next three issues will be devoted to that day. We are starting with the main staples: turkey, gravy, potatoes, and stuffing. Next week we will...
Never let it be said that I, Miriam, have ever not really loved a dog-related film. Aside from the sad ones that end with the cute pups dying, I’m a sucker for a film related to an animal. Those are the ones that really get me in my emotions, as they often are motivational stories that may or may...

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