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Todd County seeks dairy princess candidates
Arvig essay contest offers trip to Capitol
Fathers dance with daughters
School gets $300,000 surprise
Osakis speller finishes fourth at state
Boys basketball: Osakis wins a thriller in closing seconds to stay unbeaten
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 19
Boys basketball: No problems for Osakis on the way to 20-0
Girls basketball: Sustained effort pays off with third win in last four for Osakis
Sports schedule for Friday, Feb. 15
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Michael "Mike" Rooney
Genevieve Marion Stocker
Donald 'Chico' Dean Koopman
James "Jim" Schwich
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1919: Daylight saving time is law
Osakis Voices: Advice for buying a new vehicle
Remember When, 1994: Crews called to I-94 tragedy
Osakis Voices: Surveys will help guide Galeon activities
Letter: Restriction on biofuel hurts farmers
Buffer funds available for farmers
Flu spike restricts visitors at Alomere Health
Osakis farmer lands in Hall of Fame
Todd County goat workshop offered
Take a spin on the trail -- for free
hires and promotions
on the street
February 14, 2019
Update: Bad weather closes schools early Feb. 14
Bad weather is once again closing schools early today, Thursday, Feb. 14. Here are the schools affected (as of 11:30 a.m.): Osakis closing at 12:30 p.m. (basketball game with Melrose is off); Alexandria closing two hours early (no afternoon early childhood program and decisions about...
February 14, 2019 - 11:34am
February 13, 2019
School adds day because of closings
Osakis schools will make up a weather day on Monday, March 4, following School Board action at a special meeting held Tuesday, Feb. 5. The board voted not to hold school on Friday, Feb. 15, and approved a weather makeup day on Monday, March 4. Osakis schools have been hard hit —...
February 13, 2019 - 9:45am
February 8, 2019
School closings/delays for Friday, Feb. 8
Schools closed/delayed on Friday, Feb. 8 due to the weather: Alexandria - closed Minnewaska - closed Osakis - closed Brandon-Evansville - delayed...
February 8, 2019 - 8:01am
February 7, 2019
No travel advised in Todd County
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in most Central Minnesota counties due to low visibility, slippery roads and a large number of crashes. The advisory includes Stearns, Todd, Morrison, Wright, Benton, Sherburne, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Crow...
February 7, 2019 - 12:43pm
March 5, 2018
UPDATE: Schools close Monday
Schools in the Douglas County area are closed today, Monday, March 5, because of an expected winter storm.
March 5, 2018 - 7:08am
July 15, 2013
MPCA: High temperatures can bring harmful algal blooms
When the summer sun shines and temperatures climb, conditions are ripe for Minnesota lakes to produce harmful algal blooms. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is reminding people that some types of algae can harm pets, livestock and even humans. Algae, microscopic aquatic...
July 15, 2013 - 8:43am
June 26, 2013
Weather increases importance of delaying mowing
Delayed mowing of roadsides will be more important than usual this year as the cool, wet weather impacts bird nesting, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). More than 40 bird species, including pheasants, use roadsides for nesting from April to August. "The...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Storm topples trees, cuts power, flips boats, docks in Osakis
A series of severe thunderstorms rolled through the Osakis area overnight June 20 and during the early morning of June 21 and left behind a wind-blown...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Sports teams struggle to stay positive
With another possible snowstorm hovering on the horizon this week, the outlook for the spring sports season becomes even bleaker. So what do the coaches and athletes do to keep sharp while waiting for the weather to shape up? "We have been doing a lot more competitive drills and...
April 17, 2013 - 6:53am
March 15, 2013
UPDATE: 9:15 a.m.: Slick start to Friday: Icy roads, I-94 open, local schools closed
March 15, 2013 - 9:54am
March 8, 2013
More winter weather this weekend
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Warning for the Osakis area. Meteorologists report this wave of weather will roll through tonight (Friday) through Saturday night and include freezing rain, sleet and snow. Sleet and freezing rain are expected to fall tonight...
March 8, 2013 - 12:25pm
February 18, 2013
Blizzard Warning issued for Osakis area
Strong winds have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Blizzard Warning for the Osakis area. The warning runs through midnight tonight. According...
February 18, 2013 - 11:38am
February 11, 2013
UPDATE at 1 p.m.: I94 re-opened
After a winter storm blasted the region Sunday the clean-out is still underway in the area. Osakis schools are closed today. Interstate 94 was closed from Alexandria to Moorhead for 20 hours. At 1 p.m. today (Monday, February 11), the interstate was re-opened. Driving conditions...
February 11, 2013 - 8:18am
February 8, 2013
Winter storm to roll through this weekend
As of Friday morning, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Osakis area Saturday night into Sunday, and...
February 8, 2013 - 7:53am
January 30, 2013
Brrrr... Another arctic blast on the way
A Wind Chill Warning has been issued for the Osakis area beginning at midnight tonight and running through noon Friday. A prolonged period of dangerous wind chills are expected during the next 36 hours, according to the National Weather Service. Sub zero temperatures and brisk northwest...
January 30, 2013 - 2:50pm