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Getting revved up
New bowling alley seeks liquor license
Salaries for school leaders approved
Osakis FFA to attend national convention
School lunch report shows profit; prices increase
Baseball: Osakis Legion finding its groove after running past PRBA
Imdieke earns Diamond King Award for discipline
Morken: Laying out a setup on a buck bed
Baseball: Osakis survives late-inning scare to beat Morris
Baseball: Hawks keep rolling with win over Millers
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Charles "Chuck" Redetzke
Raymond 'Bud' Gabler
Suzanne Dean Didier
Eleanor Eileen Collins
Fred & Rose Julig
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
Remember When, 1919: Fallen soldier's diary is found
Osakis Voices: Investing in your community
Remember When, 1969: Vandals blow up bridge
Osakis Voices: New machine helps those who fall
Letter: Level the field for family farmers
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
May 29, 2019
Buffer funding available for non-compliant landowners
Editor's note: The following information was provided by Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. Most Todd County landowners know vegetative buffers were required on public waterways Nov. 1, 2017 and on county ditches by Nov. 1, 2018. This is very important, considering...
May 29, 2019 - 10:41am
May 22, 2019
Letter: Ag census shows more renewables on farms
To the editor: Farmers are increasingly adopting renewable energy on their farms. According to the U.S. Census of Agriculture, released on April 11, 2019, solar and geothermal energy systems on farms have increased significantly since the last Census in 2012. In 2017, there were 133,176...
May 22, 2019 - 1:30pm
April 24, 2019
Letter: Abuse of ag trade aid costs taxpayers
To the editor: In 2018, President Trump pledged $12 billion to provide direct aid to corn, cotton, dairy, hog, sorghum, soybean and wheat producers. Through the Market Facilitation Program, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has administered this aid to provide short-term relief...
April 24, 2019 - 10:59am
March 20, 2019
Dairy farmers invited to fun event
University of Minnesota Extension and Minnesota Dairy Initiatives will host a Dairy Producer Night Out on Thursday, March 28. The event's purpose is to bring local dairy producers together for an evening of networking, education and fun. It will be held from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at...
March 20, 2019 - 9:41am
February 6, 2019
Here's how a conservationist evaluates a field
Editor's note: The following information was provided by the local Natural Resources Conservation Service. When evaluating a field for a producer, the NRCS conservationist will look at a variety of resource concerns. SWAPA+H+E is the acronym the agency uses to identify the resources....
February 6, 2019 - 9:33am
May 16, 2018
Letter: Should we be wary of another dust bowl?
To the editor: In recent past, the Great Plains has experienced extreme weather conditions. Most recently, we witnessed very high winds combined with dry conditions, resulting in dust clouds reminiscent of the 1930s.
May 16, 2018 - 11:25am
May 9, 2018
Students double up on milk
Students throughout Douglas County were treated to extra milk during their lunches the first two Tuesdays in May. Dubbed "Two Milk Tuesdays,"...
May 9, 2018 - 9:31am
May 2, 2018
Osakis couple honored for leadership
Levi and Darla Dunn of Osakis were recently named Agassiz Ambassadors for the Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program at an awards banquet....
May 2, 2018 - 9:35am
March 28, 2018
Here's how farmers can minimize nutrient loss
Editor's note: The following information was provided by the Todd County Natural Resources Conservation Service. Here are some strategies to minimize nutrient loss from fields: Get your soils tests updated. You need to know what you already have before adding more. If the cup is...
March 28, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 7, 2018
Dairy farmers are hurting
There wasn't really a last straw that made Billy Euerle walk away from his Garfield dairy farm last year. Things had been bad for several years...
February 7, 2018 - 2:06pm
January 24, 2018
Letter: Beginning farmers stand to benefit from proposed act
To the editor: The average age of today's farmer is 58 years old. Over the course of the next five years (the duration of the next farm bill), nearly 100 million acres of farmland are predicted to change hands. Some retiring farmers and ranchers will pass their land and operations...
January 24, 2018 - 10:30am
January 3, 2018
Loan programs help farmers through tough times
By Steve Frericks, executive director of the Douglas County Farm Service Agency It's that time of year again when the crops have been harvested, the fall tillage is complete, the cows are all back from pasture and it's time to sit down to review your financial situation.
January 3, 2018 - 1:05pm
December 6, 2017
Is your feedlot registered?
The following information was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. SWCD technicians will be assisting landowners and the Todd County Feedlot Program in acquiring farm site registrations in Todd County throughout the months of November and December. An...
December 6, 2017 - 2:05pm
Here's how to set a conservation plan
Editor's note: The following was provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. A good conservation plan is like a road map. It will tell you where you are, where you would like to be, and how to get there in an economically and ecologically sound manner. Start by setting realistic...
December 6, 2017 - 1:26pm
State FFA reporter visits Osakis
Minnesota State FFA Reporter Elena DeMuth of Grand Rapids made an official FFA Chapter visit to Osakis on Monday, Nov. 13. She facilitated workshops...
December 6, 2017 - 9:46am