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  Buffalo Township, Minnesota   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Buffalo Township is a township located in Wright County, Minnesota.
In the township the population is spread out with 32.5% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 24.1% from 45 to 64, and 6.6% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the township is $59,531, and the median income for a family is $62,434.
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 Red River Valley: Buffalo Trails; Iceberg Tracks
The buffalo come in two species, the Plains Bison (Bison bison) and their cousins the Woods Bison (Bison athabascae), although the "buffalo" of popular image is the Plains Bison.
With the coming of railroads and the settlements of the plains, the buffalo were vigorously hunted for meat, hides, the tongues (a delicacy of the time), sport, to discommode the plains Indians, and just to remove the nuisance.
It turns out that the buffalo bones were a "cash crop" for homesteaders and for the local Indians, with great quantities collected and sold for producing bone fl (bone charcoal used to remove color and impurities in sugar refining) and fertilizer.
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A buffalo is one of several species of bovine.
It includes the Asian genus Bubalus, among which are the water buffalo, the anoa and the tamaraw, and the African genus Syncerus[?], most famous member of which is the Cape buffalo[?].
The word buffalo is also often used (although incorrectly) to denote the American bison.
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 Early Buffalo History
The village of Buffalo was platted on December 27, 1856 by Amasa Ackley, George A.
On September 3, 1861 Jackson Taylor, of Buffalo, presented a petition to the county commissioners asking that the county seat be transferred to Buffalo.
In 1944 and 1945 the water level at Buffalo Lake was so high that all the beaches were under water, and the water reached the edge of the highways around the lake and did extensive damage to the highways.
www.ci.buffalo.mn.us /community/history.htm   (3790 words)

 Archives and Special Collections - History - Presidents
Muriel Moore assumed the responsibilities of the office of President of Buffalo State College on October 25, 1996 when she was inaugurated as the college's 7th president and first woman to hold this position.
Before her arrival at Buffalo State College, she was the vice president for public service and urban affairs at the University at Buffalo, the highest ranking woman at the institution.
Howard was employed for 23 years at the University at Buffalo where she held several other key administrative positions including deputy to the president, associate vice provost of special programs, director of the Educational Opportunity Center, and director of the University Learning Center.
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 Lodi Township, Minnesota - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of the 2000 census, the township population was 249.
In the township the population was spread out with 29.7% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 20.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older.
At the organizing meeting, the people of the township re-adopted the name Lodi and elected a moderator, a clerk, three judges of the election, a chairman, two supervisors, a treasurer, two justices of the peace, and two constables.
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 A Sense Of Place - The Legacy of Names - Minnesota Conservation Volunteer: Minnesota DNR
In this regard, Minnesota was fortunate to have Warren Upham, geologist, archaeologist, librarian, and pack rat of obscure facts.
Detroit Township and Detroit Lakes were named with the French word referring to the strait formed by the long point extending from the south shore, nearly dividing the lake into two basins.
In Crow Wing County, at the confluence of the Crow Wing River and Buffalo Creek, Schoolcraft wrote in 1820, "the Buffalo Plains commence and continue downward, on both banks of the river, to the falls of St. Anthony." And in McLeod County, pioneers plowed up bones of bison near Buffalo Creek.
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Buffalo, at one time the proposed name for a province in Western Canada that would have encompassed what are now Alberta and Saskatchewan
Buffaloes, a term for Belgians who immigrated to the United States in the early 20th century, travelling through the city of Buffalo, New York on their way to Detroit and Chicago
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 Minnesota Local History and Genealogy Research Guide
Neighboring Minnesota counties include: Itasca county to the north; St. Louis, Carlton, and Pine counties to the east; Kanabec and Mille counties to the south; and Morrison, Crow Wing and Cass counties to the west.
Neighboring Minnesota counties include: Isanti county to the north; Chisago and Washington counties to the east; Ramsey and Hennepin counties to the south; and Sherburne and Mille Lacs counties to the west.
Neighboring Minnesota counties include: Roseau and Lake of the Woods counties to the north; Koochiching and Itasca counties to the east; Hubbard and Cass counties to the south; and Clearwater, Pennington and Marshall counties to the west.
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 Buffalo Township, Minnesota - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Buffalo Township is a township in Wright County, Minnesota, United States.
The racial makeup of the township was 98.56% White, 0.62% Asian, 0.41% from other races, and 0.41% from two or more races.
About 0.6% of families and 1.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.8% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.
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 Clay County
Although he delayed his move to the Buffalo, this simple fact - along with the same history for the original Kassenborg and Kragnes homes - lends credence to the oral history that indicates that these families of settlers were guided by the expert advice of a surveyor in determining the location of their homes.
Moland Township was organized by the settlers along the Buffalo River and named for their home district in Telemark, Norway.
Tarje was the enumerator in Moland Township for the 1880 Census
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 wcco.com - Woman Dies After Buffalo Attack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
When deputies arrived, the male buffalo was still aggressive and they killed it with guns to rescue Lentz, he said.
However, he told the Star Tribune of Minneapolis that the buffalo apparently knocked her to the ground, trampled her and dealt her crushing blows with its head.
The buffalo attack comes after several attacks in Minnesota involving unusual animals, including a lion and tiger attack in June that left a 10-year-old boy a quadriplegic.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
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Buffalo Business Campus-Bldg 3 is currently in the planning stages.
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 The Town of Tonawanda - History
While most of the township had developed a mature agricultural economy by the close of the Civil War, the Village of Tonawanda began to awaken to opportunities in the lumber trade.
Thus, on March 23, 1903, Tonawanda was incorporated as a city and was separated from the Town of Tonawanda, leaving the township with its present boundaries.
L.P.A. Eberhardt recognized that many of Buffalo's restless citizens could be attracted to new housing developments in the Town of Tonawanda if lots were made available, streets developed, and transportation to their city jobs was reasonably convenient.
www.buffalohistoryworks.com /tonawanda/tonawand.htm   (2838 words)

 Nebraska National Register Sites in Buffalo County
By 1915 Buffalo County had spent years maintaining and repairing the long, timber pile Kilgore Bridge over the north channel of the Platte River southeast of Kearney.
In November 1908 the Buffalo County Board of Supervisors adopted bridge plans prepared by the Standard Bridge Company as the county standards.
Located at the Sweetwater Mill near the county's northern edge, the truss replaced an earlier bridge at this location, using the existing stringer approaches on both sides of the channel span in conjunction with new H-shaped steel pile bent supports for the truss.
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Chicago: Western Historical, 1881, p 167 William HECK, engineer of the steamer "Robert Harris" [Fountain City, Cross Township (per 1878 Atlas), Buffalo County, Wisconsin], was born 30 August 1843 in Germany [son of Eustach HECK?], and came to the United States with his parents, landing at New Orleans, where they remained but a short time.
In 1855 he came up the Mississippi River with his father to Reed's Landing [Wabasha County], Minnesota, where they remained for two years working in a saw mill, and in 1857 moved to Buffalo County [Wisconsin] and engaged in farming.
On an 1878 map this land is shown to be in Belvidere Township, southeast of the Village of Alma, a village unusual in shape, being long and narrow, built along the eastern bank of the Mississippi.
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 Shadowlands Haunted Places Index - Minnesota
Old man Sturges, a wealthy businessman of Buffalo in the 1880s is seen occasionally wandering through his old house, which is right next to the park.
Also, the University of Minnesota had to remove several flags from the bridge, because they were being ripped down by an unseen force.
One of the ghosts is reported to be the ghost of the farmer that used to live on the current golf club grounds and is actually buried on the first hole.
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 Buffalo, MN News
New BUFFALO, Minn., Dec. 22 Pac-Man, the yellow '80s video game star, has made a comeback on a stretch of Minnesota highway, where he appears to be munching on painted safety dots.
Buffalo, Minn. The Wright County prosecutor said a Rockford man "may have been very well justified" when he shot and killed an armed man who forced his way into his ex-girlfriend's home before dawn Wednesday.
There has been an underlying fear among several townships in Wright County that, given the continued growth of many of the county's larger cities, that eventually they will get swallowed up as part of...
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 Story of the Buffalo River Settlement - Introduction
"Seventy Years Old, this log cabin still stands on the Buffalo river 5 miles northwest of Glyndon, Minn., a tribute to its builder, the late Olav Thortvedt, leader and founder of the Buffalo river settlement of Norwegians.
In May of 1941 the Fargo (ND) Forum ran a series of articles, illustrated by Orabel Thortvedt, that presented her recollections about the Norwegians who settled along the Buffalo River.
She has lived in the Buffalo river settlement most of her life, knew many of the first settlers and heard their accounts of prairie days first hand.
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 Buffalo township, Wright County, Minnesota (MN) Detailed Profile
Buffalo township, Wright County, Minnesota (MN) Detailed Profile
Back to: Wright County, Minnesota (MN), All US cities.
74% of Buffalo township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
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 Minnesota state information
Hutchinson, MN Heart of Minnesota Animal Shelter - The Heart of Minnesota Animal Shelter is devoted to the care of unwanted, stray or abused animals in the form of providing veterinary care, housing and adoption in the McLeod County area.
Located in Makinen, Minnesota, it is a haven for the abandoned, neglected, abused and unwanted animals of St. Louis County.
Minnesota House Rabbit Society - is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization whose primary goals are Education and Adoption.
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 New Homes Minnesota: Home Buyers Search Homes For Sale Here   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
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 Buffalo Lake News
Plans for the Buffalo Lake Energy ethanol plant are moving along, but are approaching a significant hurdle.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is seeking comments on an Environmental Assessment Worksheet, a draft National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System/State Disposal System Permit, and a draft Air...
Community leaders from around Buffalo Lake are stepping up to help workers laid off by the sudden closing of the Minnesota Beef plant last month.
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 Buffalo, Minnesota MN, township profile (Wright County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Buffalo is a township in Wright County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.
Commercial FM radio stations in or near Buffalo
For more information, see our Buffalo political report.
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 Buffalo Hunting - Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
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 Buffalo Sounds
There are 2 audio clip matches for 'Buffalo'.
The word buffalo is also often used to denote the American bison.
Buffalo, New York - the best known Buffalo in the USA
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 Minnesota: State and Local Government on the Net
Personal Injury Lawyers in Minnesota - Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A.- a Minneapolis, Minnesota law firm practicing in personal injury litigation.
Minnesota Personal Injury Lawyer - Helping you connect to a Minnesota injury lawyer for your case.
Minnesota Lawyer - DWI and criminal defense lawyer in Minneapolis, St. Paul area.
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 Minnesota Horse Directory
Outbuildings on the property include: 30x40x10 shop/garage with in-floor heat, 18x26 finished, heated building, 2 buildings for animal shelter and an old barn which would need repairs.
43 Acre Horse Ranch in Stillwater, MN (Grant Township) 5BD (2 bedrooms are Master Suites with Jacuzzi baths) 6BA 5,056 finished Sq.
Home boasts lots of entertaining spaces and has a beautiful 3 season porch that overlooks the outside pasture areas.
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 Dining Minnesota.com : Locate Dining In Minnesota
A night dining out in Minnesota at a good Minnesota restaurant is one of the finest luxuries any individual can bestow on his or her family, friends, or loved ones.
Whether you spend an intimate evening at an Italian restaurant with your significant other or you gather up the family for a family-oriented night out at a Steak House, the experience of dining at a Minnesota restaurant of your choice are sure to be fun, exciting, and satisfying.
The overall effect is a recreation of prestigious railroad dining of decades
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