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The Osakis Review
Fire damages house in Osakis
Townships elect their leaders
Students learn survival skills
Reward offered in drive-by shooting
Osakis Police Blotter Feb. 27-March 5
WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Section 8AA Boys Basketball Championship
Boys basketball: Osakis’ run comes to an end
Sports schedule for Monday, March 11
Boys basketball: Section 6A, 8AA Tournaments postponed
Sports schedule for Thursday, March 7
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Arthur J. Haug
John "Johnny" Marthaler
Residents watch Just for Kix show
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1919: Soldiers receive $60 bonus
Osakis Voices: Education funding is complex
Remember When, 1969: Parallel parking begins downtown
Makin' Waves: Ice fishing isn't over yet
Letter: An urgent plea to drivers: Use headlights
Cancer-fighting event lures them in
Buffer funds available for farmers
Flu spike restricts visitors at Alomere Health
Osakis farmer lands in Hall of Fame
Todd County goat workshop offered
hires and promotions
on the street
November 7, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Oct. 24-30
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* October 24 Silver Kia all over the road, unable to locate, E Nokomis/Hwy 27. Comp states that a dog came around her house and bit her 12 year old son, bite on his side and broke skin, comp spoke with owner and justed wanted OPD to know, issued verbal warning...
November 7, 2018 - 3:20pm
October 31, 2018
Officers receive new tactical gear
A goal of the We Got Your Back group — to have all officers and deputies in Douglas County equipped with new active-shooter protective...
October 31, 2018 - 9:45am
October 17, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Oct. 3-9
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* October 3 Warning for parking on Main Street after 2 a.m. Business check, E Nokomis. Medical, decreased level of consciousness, no first responders, transported, W Main. Assist with probation arrest for Todd Cty, E Lake. Warning for improperly worn seat belt,...
October 17, 2018 - 10:01am
October 10, 2018
Former VFW manager sentenced for theft
A former manager of the Osakis VFW Post was sentenced to 10 days in jail and ordered to pay $8,000 in restitution for theft. Michelle Renee Manders, 40, was charged with two counts of felony theft in April for allegedly taking money from the post's ATM machine over the course of three...
October 10, 2018 - 7:53am
Osakis Police Department Blotter
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* September 25 Mother reported her daughter called and wants a male removed from residence, W 7th Ave, Alexandria. Education presentation, Safe Communities Coalition meeting, Fillmore, Alexandria. Suspicious person, waiting for boat to be dropped off, Central...
October 10, 2018 - 6:58am
October 3, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Sept. 19-24
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* September 19 Vehicle unlock, E 1st Ave. Vehicle unlock, unlocked themselves, W Nokomis. Animal complaint, loose dogs, two black labs, unable to locate, Lavens Lakeview Dr. Vehicle unlock, W Nokomis. Business check, E Nokomis. Unlocked community center, W...
October 3, 2018 - 11:40am
September 26, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Sept. 12-18
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* September 12 Door checks, Central/Main. Medical, elderly female fell and hit her head, transported, E Lake. Warning for stop sign, CR 51. Welfare check, DCSS requested check on person, no one there, left door hanger to be contacted, E Osage. Motorist assist,...
September 26, 2018 - 11:30am
Burglary suspect arrested in Osakis
A 30-year-old man from Bismarck, North Dakota was charged with felony possession of burglary tools after he was arrested near the Heritage Apartments...
September 26, 2018 - 10:01am
September 19, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Sept. 5-11
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* September 5 Drug related activity. Warning for headlight out, citation for driving after suspension, E 2nd Ave/E Nokomis. Assist State Patrol with crash, unknown injuries, Hwy 27/CR 37. Medical, elderly female fell, knee injury, transported, W Main. Traffic...
September 19, 2018 - 10:00am
September 15, 2018
Investigators identify man accused of shooting Minnesota officer with arrow
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Authorities have identified the man suspected of shooting a Stearns County deputy with an arrow. Ramey James Olson,...
September 15, 2018 - 10:14pm
September 13, 2018
UPDATE: More details emerge in arrow shooting: Suspect is from Osakis/Alexandria area
An incident that started in Osakis and ended in Sauk Centre Thursday left a Stearns County deputy with a shot in the forearm by an arrow and...
September 13, 2018 - 6:14pm
Suspect shoots deputy with arrow in Sauk Centre
A suspect is in custody in Stearns County after a standoff in Sauk Centre earlier today, Thursday, Sept. 13. According to Osakis Police Chief Chad Gulbranson, a stolen vehicle was reported in Douglas County and a chase ensued, ending in Sauk Centre. The Sauk Centre Police Department...
September 13, 2018 - 2:15pm
September 12, 2018
Driver going 130 mph with teen passenger arrested
A Long Prairie man with a suspended driver's license was pulled over on Highway 27 after reaching speeds of nearly 130 miles per hour with a blood alcohol concentration over the legal limit and with a teenage boy who was riding in the vehicle with him, according to authorities. Pedro...
September 12, 2018 - 5:22pm
Osakis Police Blotter Aug. 29-Sept. 4
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* August 29 Warning for speed, 27/4. Driver cited for driving after revocation, E Lake. Assist other agency, semi driver got off interstate at Osakis exit to check load and possibly dropped wallet, would like someone to check, nothing found, Exit 100. Warning...
September 12, 2018 - 9:53am
September 5, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Aug. 22-28
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* August 22 Noise complaint, comp stated it sounded like a party and heard a possible gunshot, patrolled area on foot, unable to locate, W 3rd Ave/W Oak. Warning for speed, W 3rd Ave/W Main. Warning for tint and no proof of insurance, Central Ave/E Nokomis....
September 5, 2018 - 12:30pm