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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 13, 2019
Buffer funds available for farmers
Editor's note: The following information was provided by the Todd County Soil Water Conservation District. Most Todd County landowners know vegetative...
February 13, 2019 - 5:15am
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
December 19, 2018
Osakis Voices: Cost to clean ponds about $650,000
Update on the One Watershed One plan: Right after I submitted my last column, I received an email that the public meetings were going to be held Nov. 13-14 in Sauk Centre and Waite Park. I did attend the meeting in Sauk Centre. I felt the public turnout was low.
December 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
November 7, 2018
Osakis Voices: Watch for watershed meetings
Wow, it is October and Halloween already, how time flies. So, I said I would follow up on the 1 Watershed 1 Plan. As of now in Todd County, this is the first of possibly five that could happen. As of now, the 1 Watershed 1 Plan pertains to the Sauk River, which involves Douglas,...
November 7, 2018 - 11:10am
October 17, 2018
Applications accepted for Master Gardeners
Do you like gardening? How about working and communicating with other gardeners? Check out the Todd County Master Gardeners Program. It's seeking...
October 17, 2018 - 10:00am
October 3, 2018
Not your typical classroom
Nearly 400 sixth-grade students in Todd County — including those from Osakis — learned about natural resources and the environment...
October 3, 2018 - 9:49am
September 12, 2018
Driver going 130 mph with teen passenger arrested
A Long Prairie man with a suspended driver's license was pulled over on Highway 27 after reaching speeds of nearly 130 miles per hour with a blood alcohol concentration over the legal limit and with a teenage boy who was riding in the vehicle with him, according to authorities. Pedro...
September 12, 2018 - 5:22pm
Water-quality testing results show good news for Todd County
After two years of water sampling and testing the health of the Mississippi River Brainerd Watershed's lakes and streams, the results are in, and for an overwhelming majority of Todd County's waters it's good news. Out of the 16 lakes and streams tested in Todd County, 12 met or...
September 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
Osakis Voices: Todd County hires coordinator
September 12, 2018 - 11:45am
August 15, 2018
Caring for newly planted trees
The following was submitted by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. Water your tree Newly planted trees need 15-25 gallons of water once a week for the first 3 to 5 year when the ground is thawed. You can skip watering if it has rained more than 1 inch in a week....
August 15, 2018 - 10:34am
August 1, 2018
Labor force, diversity expanding in Todd, Douglas
Every one of the 26 counties in northwest Minnesota grew more diverse ethnically and racially from 2000-2016, and so did the workforce. That's according to regional labor market analyst Chet Bodin with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. Bodin noted that...
August 1, 2018 - 9:57am
June 27, 2018
Program helps those with disabilities
Editor's note: The following information was provided by Todd County Health and Human Services. MnCHOICES is a single, comprehensive assessment and support planning web-based application for long-term services and supports for people with disabilities who may be eligible for services...
June 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
April 11, 2018
Osakis Voices: A history of Battle Point Park
Battle Point in the 1970s started to get pressure to stop camping from its neighbors. I remember there was camping into the mid 70s. In 1977, the Minnesota DNR did a quitclaim and conveyed to Todd County interests in the land (Battle Point).
April 11, 2018 - 2:25pm
March 14, 2018
Farm meeting to hit lots of topics
"#Hashtags Hit the Fan!" is the theme of this year's meeting of Todd County livestock and crop farmers, certified ag waste technicians and manure pumpers. It will take place at the Clarissa Ballroom on Wednesday, March 21. Hashtags (or pound signs) identify messages on specific topics...
March 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 28, 2018
Candidates sought for dairy princess
The American Dairy Association of Todd County is seeking candidates to participate in this year's dairy princess and dairy ambassador program. Dairy princesses serve as goodwill ambassadors for the dairy industry through appearances that help explain dairy farmers' passion for taking...
February 28, 2018 - 1:35pm