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Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Osakis Police Blotter Oct. 31-Nov. 6
Todd County SCWD asks questions about ag bag recycling
Council winners comment on election
Water, sewer rates may bump up
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 11
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 10
Sports schedule for Friday, Nov. 9
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Evelyn H. Boogaard
Gary J. Winter
Dolores (Bowman) Lammers
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Osakis Voices: Helping families through a loss
Letter: Foster Grandparent Program delivers benefits
Remember When, 1918: Parade celebrates end of war
Remember When, 1918: War ends! Hostilities cease
'Boot or Salute'
Todd County goat workshop offered
Take a spin on the trail -- for free
Forum Communications names vice president of newspaper operations
State looking into dicamba damage
Two conservation options for landowners
hires and promotions
on the street
September 27, 2018
Remember When, 2008: Moose on the loose spotted
100 years Ago Sept. 26, 1918 Relic train draws immense crowds. An estimated 5,000 plus from Alexandria and 2,500 from Osakis, stayed up late to tour the relic train on its way through the country. Among the exhibits included were: a German sniper box, a depth charge, an observation...
September 27, 2018 - 2:38pm
September 19, 2018
Remember When, 1918: Clothes collected for war victims
100 Years Ago Sept. 19, 1918 Clothes for war victims needed. Five thousand tons of clothing for the destitute people of occupied Belgium and France is the subject of a campaign announced by the American Red Cross in Washington. The Red Cross groups of Osakis will commit to doing their...
September 19, 2018 - 11:30am
Osakis Voices: A time to express gratitude
I cannot believe how fast the last year has gone. As we near fall and another year coming to an end, one likes to reflect on what the year has brought to Galeon. It has been busy year and I would like to express my gratitude for those individuals that are here to support Galeon in...
September 19, 2018 - 9:58am
September 12, 2018
Remember When, 1918: Citizens warned about wasting gas
100 Years Ago Sept. 12, 1918 Gasoline users warned to save. Oil administrator declares voluntary economy is necessary. The decision of the fuel administration has notified the nation that unless wasteful methods in the handling and use of gasoline are corrected, the government will...
September 12, 2018 - 1:10pm
Osakis Voices: Todd County hires coordinator
September 12, 2018 - 11:45am
September 5, 2018
Osakis Voices: The purpose of planning and zoning
In my time as a member of the City of Osakis Planning and Zoning Commission (I was appointed in 2011), I have thought our public would be better served if they had a clear understanding of the purpose of zoning, as well as the reason for our commission's presence within the city....
September 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
Remember When, 2008: Enger brothers sign books
100 Years Ago Sept. 5, 1918 An early killing frost. There was a killing frost Tuesday night that did more or less damage to garden truck and injured fodder corn in many places. Some late corn was also damaged, although much of the corn was out of danger and some fields have been cut....
September 5, 2018 - 12:15pm
August 29, 2018
Osakis Voices: A closer look into education funding
Educational financing in Minnesota is very complicated. Every December, the Minnesota House of Representatives Fiscal Analysis Department publicizes an 82 page document titled "Financing Education In Minnesota." This large document breaks the following topics into specific categories...
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
Remember When, 1918: Partake of free, sparkling cold water
100 Years Ago August 29, 1918
August 29, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 22, 2018
Remember When, 1993: Two die after motorcycle crash
100 Years Ago August 22, 1918 Idlewilde ball. One of the prettiest dancing parties of the season was the Red Cross Ball given by Mine Host and Mrs. E. R. Ruggles at the Hotel Idlewilde dining room on Monday evening. The local Red Cross netted $125 through the kindness of the Idlewilde...
August 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2018
Makin' Waves column: The thrill of a good dog fight
Maybe it is because I was raised in a neighborhood called Crazy Cove. Maybe it is because I tend to do things that are a bit out of the "norm" at times. But more than likely, it is because I love battling with big fish. Regardless, I have no qualms telling you that I love catching...
August 15, 2018 - 12:45pm
Remember When, 1918: 10-year-old dies in wagon accident
100 Years Ago August 15, 1918 Todd County boy killed in action. Gust Zok received a telegram Sunday from the War Department at Washington, signed by Adjutant General McCain conveying the sad news that his brother, Joe E. Zok, had met death while fighting for his country on the battlefields...
August 15, 2018 - 11:30am
August 8, 2018
Osakis Voices: Don't be duped by scammers
There aren't many subjects around that get me too fired up, but scammers are one that absolutely makes my blood boil. Working at the First National Bank of Osakis, I see the end results of these scams — the victims of scams and the money lost because of these scammers. I'd...
August 8, 2018 - 2:05pm
August 1, 2018
Remember When, 1968: Osakis medic injured in Vietnam
100 Years Ago August 1, 1918 Change in sugar regulations. We have just received instructions from the Federal Food Administration advising us that the family allowance of 3 pounds per month per person of sugar has been reduced to 2 pounds. Son arrives safely. Dr. and Mrs. Gilkinson...
August 1, 2018 - 3:20pm
July 25, 2018
Osakis Voices: The people behind Battle Point Park
Battle Point Park would not be what it is today without the people who see and have seen the value of it. Starting with the late Fifth District Commissioner, Bob George Sr., who in 1985 had a vision on Battle Point, but passed away before he could get the things he wanted to get done...
July 25, 2018 - 1:00pm