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It's Osakis Festival time!
School sets preliminary budget
In a blaze of glory
City Council talks organics
Osakis Police Blotter June 5-11
Sports schedule for Monday, June 24
Baseball: Osakis Hawks hope to show growth heading into postseason
Osakis walleye tourney: Gillman and Marelic take home top prize
Champions Tour Bass: Top two anglers find huge numbers on the Alexandria chain
Girls golf: Dirkes, Triebenbach wrap up seasons at state
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Suzanne Dean Didier
Lucy Henderson Santer (Rogers)
Virginia M. Chapman
Harland B. Hector
Eleanor Eileen Collins
Fred & Rose Julig
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
Remember When, 1994: Chamber seeks funds for trail
Osakis Voices: School work doesn't end for summer
Letter: The power of wind energy
Remember When, 1919: Big demand for farms continues
Makin' Waves column: The good, the bad, the weedy
Three women open new boutique offering space for arts, crafts, much more
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Livestock registrations are due
Hoium honored by American Family
hires and promotions
on the street
crime - courts
June 19, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter June 5-11
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* June 5 Stopped for tint, already issued warning on 5/30, gave to end of month to bring to legal limit, 27/4. Animal complaint, dogs barking non-stop for four hours, could not get an answer at the door, dogs stopped barking as officer knocked, left door hanger...
June 19, 2019 - 9:56am
June 12, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter May 29-June 4
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* May 29 Funeral escort, W Oak. Citation for seat belt and drug paraphernalia, warning for window tint, W Nokomis. Person's driver's license and credit card were turned in to OPD, person contacted and will pick up. Citation for seat belt violation, E 1st Ave/E...
June 12, 2019 - 9:46am
June 5, 2019
Police seize meth in traffic stop
More than 12 grams of methamphetamine were recently taken off the streets of Osakis. Officer Mark Grinstead was on night patrol when he noticed a glow from a cell phone coming from a driver's lap. Grinstead followed the driver and saw him cross over the center and fog line, so he...
June 5, 2019 - 10:13am
Osakis Police Blotter May 22-28
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* May 22 Traffic stop, no headlights while raining, expired insurance card, 2nd Ave. E. Traffic stop, no headlights while raining, 3rd Ave. W. Traffic stop, tinted windows, windshield brow, 1st Ave. W. Traffic stop, tinted windows, windshield brow, 1st Ave....
June 5, 2019 - 10:11am
May 29, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter May 15-21
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* May 15 Parking complaint, person parked over several spots, asked to move, W Main. Accompanied person to deliver 30-day eviction notice to persons in house, E Lake. Citation for speed, CR 10/CR 73. Business check, E Nokomis. May 16 Employee background check....
May 29, 2019 - 10:40am
May 24, 2019
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
The man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs after killing her parents last fall is
May 24, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 22, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter May 8-14
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* May 8 Traffic hazard, sign on road under bridge, aluminum cover possibly from a semi trailer, removed, Hwy 27. Suspicious person, male talking to himself about people dying, walking toward laundromat, spoke with person, W Nokomis. Assist other agency, vehicle...
May 22, 2019 - 10:20am
May 15, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter May 1-7
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* May 1 Foot patrol, Central/Main. Vehicle unlock, E Pike. Person upset about a family member doing a welfare check, needed copy of police report, E Main. Six letters to be delivered to property owners for violation of city ordinance, building maintenance and...
May 15, 2019 - 10:05am
May 8, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter April 24-30
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* April 24 Business check, E Nokomis. Warning for speed, E 4th Ave/E Nokomis. Warning for tail light out, CR 82. Business check, Hwy 27. Business/door check, E 3rd Ave. Business check, Hensley Trucking. Neighbor dispute, complaint of sump pump dumping on property...
May 8, 2019 - 10:46am
May 1, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter April 17-23
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* April 17 DARE classes, E 1st Ave. Lunch with senior high students, E 1st Ave. Comp's son's glasses were broken at elementary school, spoke with principal who is handling the incident, E 1st Ave. Comp requested extra patrol at residence that is being prepped...
May 1, 2019 - 10:11am
April 24, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter April 10-16
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* April 10 Record check, E Nokomis. Property damage accident, person struck and damaged two-door ice chest at Dollar General, E Nokomis. Person reported she was concerned about her friend who is a care aid for another person who is acting paranoid, spoke with...
April 24, 2019 - 10:32am
April 17, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter April 3-9
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* April 3 Medical, 85-year-old male with high temp, transported, W Main. DARE classes, E 1st Ave. Patrol at start of school, E 1st Ave. Lunch with senior high students, E 1st Ave. DARE class, W 3rd Ave. Business check, Hwy 27. Tax return fraud, E 1st Ave. Assisted...
April 17, 2019 - 9:58am
April 10, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter March 27-April 2
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* March 27 Alarm, motion, W Nokomis. DARE classes, E 1st Ave. Patrol at start of school, E 1st Ave. Warning for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27. Record check, OPD. Nuisance violation, complaint of dumpster overflowing not belonging to bank, dumpster emptied. Medical,...
April 10, 2019 - 10:31am
April 3, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter March 20-26
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* March 20 Assist other agency, caller reporting her brother is drunk and threatened her friend with a bat, he then ran to his car and chased him out of town, Carlos. DARE classes, E 1st Ave. Warning for failure to stop at stop sign, W 8th Ave/W Nokomis. Comp...
April 3, 2019 - 10:07am
March 27, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter March 13-19
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* March 13 Warning for on-street parking after midnight, E 1st Ave. Comp wants officer to stop because water is draining from street into his yard, advised comp it was unavoidable due to the amount of snow piled up, he advised he would chip patch in snow to...
March 27, 2019 - 10:09am