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High school senior trains with first responders
Hoffarth begins new principal duties
Go green Friday; buy compost from St. Agnes School
Osakis Police Blotter May 1-7
Osakis athletic trainer vies for national award
Track and field: Osakis moves up to eighth in first state true team experience
Softball: Osakis seeded 10th, will open playoffs at Sauk Centre
Baseball: Osakis drops nailbiter to 15-1 Pierz
Golf: Osakis boys, girls wrap up CMC play on Thursday
Baseball: Osakis wraps up Prairie title with win over 11-5 Royals
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Charles 'Chuck' Ward
Kathryn (Didier) Ofstad
Mary M. Olson
Eleanor Eileen Collins
Fred & Rose Julig
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
Osakis Voices: Why did my valuation go up?
Remember When, 1919: Underground rail near Osakis?
Remember When, 1969: City to register bicycles
Osakis Voices: It's true: The bank is selling
Letter: Put whole milk back in our schools
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Livestock registrations are due
Hoium honored by American Family
Cancer-fighting event lures them in
hires and promotions
on the street
January 16, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter Jan. 2-8
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* January 2 Comp would like to speak to someone about a check welfare, spoke with comp, E 2nd Ave. Littering complaint, 30 gallon tote full of trash left on side of road, E 1st Ave. Medical, female fell and is disoriented, not making sense, transported, N 6th...
January 16, 2019 - 11:30am
January 11, 2019
WATCH: Officials hold second news briefing with latest on Jayme Closs
Missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs was found alive in Wisconsin yesterday. Officials provided details on the case and Closs' recovery at an emotional...
January 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
January 9, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter Dec. 26-Jan. 1
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* December 26 Harassment, caller receiving harassing text messages. Patrol activity, business check. Residence check, E Nokomis St. Residence check, Lake St. E. Red tag, warn for on-street parking, 2nd Ave E. Park in no parking zone, 7th Ave W. December 27...
January 9, 2019 - 10:12am
January 2, 2019
Osakis Police Blotter Dec. 19-24
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* December 19 Vehicle unlock, keys in running car, Central Ave. Citation for stop sign violation, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27. Three citations for stop sign Violations, Hwy 27. Male wants to meet officer at Gas Mart, would not tell what he wanted, he received a credit...
January 2, 2019 - 10:29am
December 26, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Dec. 12-18
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* December 12 Three warnings for on-street parking after midnight. Warning for two tail light sections out, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27. Medical, elderly female fell and bleeding from head, assisted, transported, E 2nd Ave. Business check, E Nokomis. Warning for tail...
December 26, 2018 - 9:54am
December 19, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Dec. 5-11
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* December 5 Medical alarm, fall, no injuries, needs lift assist, W Main. Medical, female fell, hurt back, transported, W Main. Hay bales on fire in road ditch, I-94/Hwy 27. POR compliance check, left door hanger on both doors for person to contact ASAP, Central...
December 19, 2018 - 9:39am
December 5, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Nov. 21-27
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* November 21 Warning for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27. Medical, past stroke, now with onset of right side weakness, transported, W Main. Stalled vehicle, tow already on the way, E 1st Ave/E Pike. Citation for speed, CR 10/CR 3. Assist other agency, looking for...
December 5, 2018 - 10:02am
November 28, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Nov. 14-20
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* November 14 Two warnings for on-street parking after midnight. Business check, W Nokomis. Medical, non-emergency transport to ER for catheter placement, W Main. Fingerprinting, E Nokomis. Warning for vinyl covering top and bottom of windshield, E 4th Ave/E...
November 28, 2018 - 9:38am
November 14, 2018
Osakis Police Blotter Oct. 31-Nov. 6
OSAKIS POLICE DEPARTMENT* October 31 School closing traffic, E 1st Ave. Citation for speed, Hwy 27/Dabbler Rd. Animal complaint, neighbor was concerned that a squashed cat in yard would scare trick or treating children, removed cat, Central Ave. Warning for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27....
November 14, 2018 - 12:15pm
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