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Osakis Police Blotter June 27-July 3
Expect changes in school food
VRBO tops city council discussions
House explosion sends one to hospital
Man dies in Todd County crash
Legion baseball: Osakis to enter playoffs on six-game winning streak
Sports schedule for Sunday, July 15
Silverstreaks Golf Classic set for Aug. 11
Legion baseball: Osakis makes Hancock pay in 11-1 win
Osakis' DeWenter earns award in accountability
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Marjorie E. "Marge" Rooney
Guy S. Hohenhaus
Osakis mom overcomes pain, finishes marathon
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Engaged - Wadsworth and Stier
Osakis Voices: School stays busy in summer
Remember When, 1993: 49'er football star judges chili
'Boot or Salute' July 11
Remember When, 1968: Haaven runs for state representative
Makin' Waves column: Bait is a matter of perspective
Deadline for farm benefits is Sunday
Put waste in its place
Six area farms honored for milk quality
New faces at the Osakis VFW
Herberger's closing ends an era that began in Osakis
hires and promotions
on the street
government and politics
April 11, 2018
Police calls on the rise
The city council held a brisk meeting on April 2 in the snowy, windy late spring conditions. Here are some highlights from the discussion. Police...
April 11, 2018 - 10:14am
April 4, 2018
Franson apologizes for social media posts
State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, issued an apology on March 28 for a series of Facebook posts the previous weekend that appeared to compare...
April 4, 2018 - 10:11am
March 28, 2018
Douglas County Board gets feedlot report
Mark Koep, Douglas County feedlot officer, recently provided his annual report to the Douglas County commissioners, which they approved without much discussion. The only question came from Commissioner Jerry Rapp and didn't necessarily have to do with the report. "Did you see that...
March 28, 2018 - 9:55am
Council topics: unmarked cars, clock, decorations
From unmarked police cars to downtown Christmas lights, the Osakis City Council discussed a wide range of topics at its March 12 meeting. Here's...
March 28, 2018 - 9:25am
March 21, 2018
Time to expand?
Osakis City Council members have been discussing the need for a new City Hall space for nearly a year. The current City Hall building functions...
March 21, 2018 - 9:49am
March 15, 2018
Townships elect leaders in Osakis area
Township residents elected leaders and took care of business at elections and annual meetings on Tuesday, March 13. Here are the results for townships in the Osakis area: Belle River Township: Andy Miller was voted in as supervisor and voters approved combining the clerk and treasurer...
March 15, 2018 - 4:40pm
March 14, 2018
New rules enacted for vacation rentals
Stricter rules are now in place for private vacation home rentals. On Tuesday, March 6, Douglas County commissioners unanimously approved amendments...
March 14, 2018 - 9:58am
March 7, 2018
Todd County DFL convention is March 11
The 2018 Todd County DFL Convention will be held on Sunday, March 11 at the Hewitt Community Center, 512 Wisconsin Street, Hewitt. A full meal will be available starting at 12:30 p.m., prepared and served by the Hewitt Lions Club at a cost of $12. The convention meeting will began...
March 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
March 5, 2018
Osakis City Council canceled
Tonight's Osakis City Council meeting (March 5) is canceled because of the snowy, icy weather. It is rescheduled for Monday, March 12 at the same place, City Hall, and time, 7 p.m.
March 5, 2018 - 2:55pm
March 2, 2018
State loans Osakis $1.1 million for water upgrades
Help is on the way to improve water and sewer systems in Osakis. The city received $1.13 million in loans from the Minnesota Public Facility Authority, which announced the funding last week. Osakis was approved for a $653,961 loan from Clean Water Revolving Fund for sanitary sewer...
March 2, 2018 - 12:34pm
February 28, 2018
School board committees named for 2018
Committee appointments for the Osakis School Board for the 2018 year were approved at the Monday, Feb . 12 regular School Board meeting. Becky Hensley continues as board chairperson; Michael Collins becomes vice chair; Genny LeBrun continues as clerk; and Greg Faber continues as treasurer....
February 28, 2018 - 1:40pm
School Board hears principal, student reports
Reports from the school principals, as well as the student representatives, were heard by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Feb. 12 regular meeting. Elementary Principal Shad Schmidt presented his January report to the board. Kyle Carter was the January winner of the Win the...
February 28, 2018 - 10:24am
School board members honored
Osakis School Board members were presented with Certificates of Appreciation as part of the Minnesota School Boards Association sponsored School...
February 28, 2018 - 10:21am
Who will drive vets to the doctor?
Douglas County Commissioners are looking into two possible solutions for the driver program that transports veterans to medical appointments...
February 28, 2018 - 9:53am
February 21, 2018
New rules proposed for vacation rentals
If you rent out your private home or lake cabin for short-term stays, listen up. Or if you live next to someone who frequently rents their property to loud tenants who trespass onto your land and cause other problems, take heed. The rules may soon change. The Douglas County Planning...
February 21, 2018 - 9:49am