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Update: Bad weather closes schools early Feb. 14
School adds day because of closings
Osakis Police Blotter Jan. 30-Feb. 5
Switching sports pays off
Fishing for the Cure is Saturday
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
Wrestling: Osakis gets win but team season ends at Minnewaska
UPDATED (2:15 p.m.): Sports schedule for Thursday, Feb. 14
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Genevieve Marion Stocker
Donald 'Chico' Dean Koopman
James "Jim" Schwich
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1994: Crews called to I-94 tragedy
Osakis Voices: Surveys will help guide Galeon activities
Letter: Restriction on biofuel hurts farmers
Osakis Voices: County chair has extra duties
Remember When, 1919: Osakis honors Roosevelt, brave boys
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 8, 2019
A new Minnesota prep hockey school is dominating the competition. This is their story.
February 8, 2019 - 10:38am
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
April 4, 2018
Franson apologizes for social media posts
State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, issued an apology on March 28 for a series of Facebook posts the previous weekend that appeared to compare...
April 4, 2018 - 10:11am
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
April 11, 2017
UPDATE: 18-year-old Alexandria driver in rollover facing charges of test refusal, DWI
The Minnesota State Patrol says alcohol was involved in a rollover crash near Osakis on Saturday morning.
April 11, 2017 - 8:06am
March 22, 2017
Families coping with congenital heart defects get support
Lasting Imprint recently organized a pizza and pool party for area families with children who are affected by congenital heart defects. Eleven...
March 22, 2017 - 9:00am
February 8, 2017
UPDATED: Exposure, burglary charges filed against chase suspect
A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase...
February 8, 2017 - 3:33pm
November 17, 2016
UPDATED: Storm still bearing down on Douglas County
It was only a matter of time before the beautiful weather would go away. The Alexandria area could get as much as 12 inches of snow and strong...
November 17, 2016 - 12:49pm
November 9, 2016
Who will replace Judge Battey?
The process of filling the position of retiring Seventh District Judge Dave Battey moved ahead Friday. The Commission on Judicial Selection announced it's recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the vacancy that will be chambered in Alexandria....
November 9, 2016 - 10:00am
November 8, 2016
Civil Air Patrol invites public to change of command
This Thursday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. at the Alexandria airport, Alexandria's newly-formed Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Squadron will have a change of command ceremony. The outgoing commander, Colonel Thomas Theis, will relinquish command of the Alexandria Squadron, and Senior Member Alan Scott...
November 8, 2016 - 1:28pm
November 7, 2016
Updated: Arson suspect flees in squad car (w/video)
A woman who had been arrested at a fire in downtown Alexandria managed to get behind the wheel of a squad car and drove off at speeds topping...
November 7, 2016 - 5:33pm
Backpack Attack program to give food to hungry students
After more than six years, the United Way Backpack Attack to combat hunger has spread all throughout Douglas and Pope counties. The percentage of elementary students in Douglas County receiving meals for free or at a reduced price is consistently more than 30 percent, in some schools...
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
August 29, 2016
Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
The rain came quickly Monday morning, flooding low-lying areas, but didn’t cause any serious damage as it moved through Douglas County. “We...
August 29, 2016 - 4:42pm
March 26, 2014
Suspect arrested for armed robberies
Eight agencies investigate crimes
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am