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WATCH: Officials hold second news briefing with latest on Jayme Closs
A last look at 2018; highlights from final half of year
Million dollar fundraiser returns to St. Agnes
Douglas County hires new emergency director
Osakis Police Blotter Dec. 26-Jan. 1
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 15
Girls basketball: Osakis can’t catch Barnesville after early deficit
Wrestling: Osakis goes 0-3 at home duals
Boys basketball: Osakis 11-0 after outlasting Minnewaska at Target Center
Sports schedule for Saturday, Jan. 12
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Donald 'Chico' Dean Koopman
Darlene R Goodwin
Penny Rae Lopez (Movold)
Lynn Gerald Robinson
James Michael Caliandro
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1919: Two roosters fetch record price
Osakis Voices: Police wrap up record busy year
Letter: Making a difference in lives of children
Remember When, 1919: Farm sells for $110 an acre
Osakis Voices: Make a resolution that sticks
Todd County goat workshop offered
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
hires and promotions
on the street
December 5, 2018
School Board canvassing complete
The Osakis School Board will be seating a new member on Jan. 7, 2019, as a result of the Tuesday, Nov. 6 board election. The board canvassed the general election outcome at its Wednesday, Nov. 14 regular meeting. Incumbents Becky Hensley and Greg Faber were re-elected with 1,047 and...
December 5, 2018 - 10:09am
November 14, 2018
Council winners comment on election
Keith "Kip" Emerson won another term as Osakis mayor on Nov. 6 and Laura Backes was voted onto the Osakis City Council along with incumbent,...
November 14, 2018 - 10:47am
November 7, 2018
Hensley, George, Faber elected to school board
Becky Hensley, Chris George and Greg Faber were the top vote-getters for the three positions on the Osakis School Board. Here are the unofficial results of Tuesday's election: Osakis School Board, three positions Fran Breiter 402 Greg Faber 804 (winner) Chris George 878 (winner) Dirk...
November 7, 2018 - 1:29am
October 24, 2018
Meet the five city council candidates
Five candidates are running for two positions on the Osakis City Council. In an effort to help voters make a more informed decision on Election...
October 24, 2018 - 8:45am
August 22, 2018
County primary mirrors state results
Douglas County voters were in sync with the rest of Minnesota in the Aug. 14 primary election. In all nine primary races, they preferred the same candidates as those who received the most votes state- or district-wide. The percentages were a bit different, however. The Republican...
August 22, 2018 - 9:59am
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
March 16, 2017
Incumbents prevail in township elections
Township elections took place Tuesday, March 14. Here are the results for townships in the Osakis area: Belle River Township: Supervisor Doug Steidl and Treasurer Jodi Niblett were running unopposed and were both re-elected. Orange Township: The two incumbents up for election —...
March 16, 2017 - 9:43am
March 14, 2017
Township elections are today
If you live in a township, today — Tuesday, March 14 — is your day to make your voice count at the polls and in township government. Every year Minnesota townships are required to have an annual town meeting. It is held the second Tuesday of March. Many townships, including...
March 14, 2017 - 8:06am
COMMENTARY: In the meadow we can build a straw man
By Michael Lyon, Student, Portland State University Yes, it's that time again, there's a chill in the air and snow on the ground and we'll soon be swearing in a new President. Time to celebrate the holidays!
December 14, 2016 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
LETTER: Commissioner prepared to work hard
To the editor: To all of the voters of District 3, thank you for your support. It will be an honor and a privilege to serve you as your next commissioner. I look forward to meeting more of the people in District 3, whom I haven't met yet. I am prepared to work hard as your voice...
December 7, 2016 - 7:00am
November 30, 2016
COMMENTARY: How to scrap the Electoral College
By John LaForge, Co-Director of Nukewatch, a peace and environmental justice group in Wisconsin Sixteen years ago, as the 2000 presidential election recount in Florida transfixed the nation, the newly elected Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke directly to the likelihood that Al Gore...
November 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Election costs Douglas County 158 hours of OT
Douglas County employees worked an estimated 158 hours of overtime in connection with the Nov. 8 election, with temporary staff adding an estimated 251 election-related hours . Auditor/Treasurer Char Rosenow provided an update on last week's election at Tuesday's Douglas County Board...
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
City council, school board members elected
Besides electing a president, a U.S. representative, state lawmakers and county commissioners, Osakis voters also had important decisions to...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
Big wins for Republicans
Republican candidates rode a tidal wave of support from Douglas County, including the Osakis area, on Election Day. Not a single DFL candidate...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
November 15, 2016
FINAL RESULTS: Republicans rock the vote in Douglas County
It was a big night for Republicans in Douglas County. Not a single DFL candidate came close to carrying Douglas County. Many lost by two-to-one...
November 15, 2016 - 8:09am