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Investigators identify man accused of shooting Minnesota officer with arrow
UPDATE: More details emerge in arrow shooting: Suspect is from Osakis/Alexandria area
Suspect shoots deputy with arrow in Sauk Centre
Driver going 130 mph with teen passenger arrested
Water-quality testing results show good news for Todd County
Cross country: Grove breaks own record to lead Osakis
Girls tennis: Silverstreaks power past Braves 6-1
Football scores from Friday, Sept. 14
Football: Backes, Osakis rout Benson, 56-8
Sports schedule for Friday, Sept. 14
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Robert "Bob" Ferris
Norma R. Larson
Norma R. Larson
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1918: Citizens warned about wasting gas
Osakis Voices: Todd County hires coordinator
Osakis Voices: The purpose of planning and zoning
Remember When, 2008: Enger brothers sign books
Osakis Voices: A closer look into education funding
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
Not all land zoned for livestock
hires and promotions
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Osakis School Board
September 12, 2018
Osakis Public Schools staff ready for new year
The Osakis School Board approved a number of hirings at its Aug. 13 meeting to fill out the staff for this year's school year. "We should be ready to go," Superintendent Randy Bergquist told the board. "Osakis is really lucky. We hired some really good individuals to start the new...
September 12, 2018 - 9:45am
September 5, 2018
The wheels on the bus go round -- a lot
A total of 222,394 miles were logged by the Osakis School District's 17 buses and vans for the year, according to the 2017-18 Transportation Report presented at the Osakis School Board's Aug. 13 meeting. Costs to operate the program totaled $527,079 for the year, which includes $256,870...
September 5, 2018 - 9:46am
August 29, 2018
School approves insurance for students
A long-standing student and athletic accident insurance program in the Osakis School District was the topic of extended discussion at the Monday, Aug. 13 School Board meeting. The policy will cost the school district $29,748 for the coming school year, and board members struggled...
August 29, 2018 - 9:51am
August 22, 2018
School Board approves $600 referendum
A new board-approved referendum authority was passed by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Aug.13 regular meeting. The school district has no current voter-approved referendum authority, and operated under a $300 per pupil board-approved referendum during fiscal year 2017-18....
August 22, 2018 - 9:52am
July 25, 2018
School board OKs long-term maintenance plan
A 10-year long-term facilities maintenance plan and revenue projection was approved by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, July 9 regular meeting. The plan is a state requirement and must be submitted by July 31. Superintendent Randy Bergquist told the board the projection remained...
July 25, 2018 - 9:52am
July 18, 2018
School reviews food service budget
The annual food service review was presented to the Osakis School Board at its Monday, July 9 regular meeting. The report showed revenue for the year just ended at $360,722.02, and total disbursements of $371,578.86, for a loss for the year of $10,856.84. Total number of meals and...
July 18, 2018 - 10:50am
Student dress code updated
Minor changes in the elementary and high school Student Handbooks for the Osakis Public Schools for the 2018-19 school year were approved by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, July 9 meeting. The elementary handbook will not be printed and sent out this year. Instead parents are...
July 18, 2018 - 9:46am
July 11, 2018
Expect changes in school food
Big changes in the Food Service offered by the Osakis Public Schools are coming following the acceptance of a contract between the Osakis School Board and A'viands based out of Roseville for the 2018-19 school year. The board approved the contract at the 6:30 a.m. special meeting...
July 11, 2018 - 9:39am
July 3, 2018
District feels positive about budget
A projected budget for the 2018-19 school year was approved by the Osakis School Board at a 6:30 a.m. Wednesday special meeting. A budget revision...
July 3, 2018 - 10:36am
June 27, 2018
Gift pays off Osakis school lunch balance
A gift of $1,000 from Bell Bank of Alexandria to the Osakis School District in June was designated by branch manager, Vice President Abby Kleinschmidt to pay for unpaid lunches for the 2017-18 school year. The generous gift was one of a number of received by the Osakis district and...
June 27, 2018 - 10:20am
June 20, 2018
Three terms up on Osakis School Board
School board elections will be held this fall, and the terms of three Osakis School Board members will be up. They are Board Chair Becky Hensley, and members Greg Faber and Monika Klimek. Filing of affidavits for candidacy for school board run from July 31 through August 14. Filing...
June 20, 2018 - 11:14am
Osakis principals give year-end reports
During the Osakis School Board's June 11 regular meeting, reports were heard from the principals for the just-ended school year. Elementary Principal Shad Schmidt reported that the elementary had a good year. May winner of the Win the Day Award was first grader Madison Stier. More...
June 20, 2018 - 9:40am
School awards insurance contracts
Contracts for property insurance and worker's compensation insurance for the 2018-19 were accepted by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, June 11 regular meeting. Two sealed bids were received for each insurance coverage, and the School Board accepted the low bids. The property...
June 20, 2018 - 8:15am
June 12, 2018
Students show how drones, spheres work
Osakis students used programs on the Chromebooks and iPads to code/program Mambo Drones and Spheres to take a specific course, complete training...
June 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
June 6, 2018
School board hears report on LED lights
Student Carter Grove of Osakis High School shed some light on the subject of energy costs for the Osakis School Board members at their Monday,...
June 6, 2018 - 2:26pm