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The Osakis Review
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
July 11, 2018
Osakis Voices: School stays busy in summer
I am often asked, as the school year ends, what I will do with all the time off in the summer.
July 11, 2018 - 11:30am
June 20, 2018
Osakis Voices: Be smart about setting goals
"Everything the light touches, is our kingdom. A king's time as ruler rises and falls like the sun. One day, Simba, the sun will set on my time here, and will rise with you as the new king." I know there's a few of you out there that know exactly where that movie line is from, even...
June 20, 2018 - 10:30am
June 13, 2018
Osakis Voices: How does Galeon use donations?
Many of you have likely seen advertisement and publications for fundraising efforts at Galeon such as Galeon Appreciation Night with the Minnesota...
June 13, 2018 - 2:00pm
June 6, 2018
Osakis Voices: Survey of park shows surprise
When the new commissioners took office in January 2005, we were the acting Park Board and one of our first actions was to have Battle Point Park surveyed. What we found was landowners were on park land. The survey on the south side of the park showed survey stakes in the middle of...
June 6, 2018 - 3:20pm
May 23, 2018
Osakis Voices: Students seek ideas with survey
This past fall, Brad Hoffarth, sixth-grade teacher and activities director at Osakis High School, approached me wondering if there was any particular community project his "Close Up" students could help with.
May 23, 2018 - 12:45pm
May 16, 2018
Osakis Voices: Students get early jump on college
Osakis High School students are given the opportunity to start their college careers early because we offer College in the High School (CIHS) classes. Altogether, students can earn up to 60 college credits while still in high school without ever leaving OHS. They earn these credits...
May 16, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2018
Osakis Voices: Get ready for the rodeo
Spring is here; time for some road safety. Since spring did not fully arrive until late last month, we all feel the need to get out and enjoy the sun. Whether you're a biker, hiker, skater or a walker, Osakis and the surrounding area have the trails for you to enjoy.
May 2, 2018 - 1:05pm
April 25, 2018
Osakis Voices: Credit cards have benefits, dangers
There are several topics, or items, that can get a bad rap in our everyday lives, but also have an upside, if managed properly. The first few topics that come to mind are cell phones, credit cards and with social media. Now, I'm far from being well versed in media, and although I...
April 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 18, 2018
Osakis Voices: Volunteers are appreciated and valued
Continuing care campuses throughout the United States have weeks or months dedicated to the wonderful professionals who take care of our elderly residents and tenants. Galeon is no different in this way, we love to celebrate our staff and thank them in many different ways. But one...
April 18, 2018 - 5:30pm
April 11, 2018
Osakis Voices: A history of Battle Point Park
Battle Point in the 1970s started to get pressure to stop camping from its neighbors. I remember there was camping into the mid 70s. In 1977, the Minnesota DNR did a quitclaim and conveyed to Todd County interests in the land (Battle Point).
April 11, 2018 - 2:25pm
April 4, 2018
Osakis Voices: Impulse purchases: Defend your budget
'Tis the season. Tax return season, that is. The season where many large, consumer purchases are made possible with the down payment a tax return provides. It's one thing to buy something outright, but increasingly more and more consumer spending is on items that require some level...
April 4, 2018 - 1:05pm
March 28, 2018
Osakis Voices: What does our mental health team do?
Every school district has a mental health team that works with students and Osakis Public School is no different. We have three individuals who do a wonderful job of helping students in various capacities deal with whatever situation may come up. Please remember schools employ more...
March 28, 2018 - 11:11am
March 14, 2018
Osakis Voices: Time for spring cleaning
Spring is right around the corner and it is that time of year to start thinking about spring cleaning our homes, garages and properties. The City of Osakis will be holding its annual citywide Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 12 this year. The event will be held at the Osakis Municipal...
March 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2018
Osakis Voices: Try this strategy for tax returns
Happy tax season to everyone! Well, most everyone. I know there are folks that need to pay in on their taxes, but did you know that of all the tax filings that are submitted, roughly 83 percent of them result in a refund to the taxpayer?
March 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2018
Osakis Voices: First nursing assistants graduate at Galeon
I cannot think of a better way to start a column but to be able to give a huge SHOUT OUT to our first graduating Certified Nursing Assistants...
February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm