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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
March 6, 2019
Under pressure; students compete in fluid power challenge
Seventeen teams of eighth-grade students from eight area schools — including Osakis — competed in a Fluid Power Action Challenge...
March 6, 2019 - 10:27am
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