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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
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March 14, 2019
Townships elect their leaders
The votes are in — as few of them as there were — and township boards in the Osakis area are ready to go for the upcoming year. Here's a look at the results of the March 12 township elections that took place in the Osakis area (results are unofficial until approved by...
March 14, 2019 - 4:52pm
October 24, 2018
Letter: Vote with the joy of citizenship
To the editor: We approach Election Day on Nov. 6 with a great sense of division in our country. Americans have grown reluctant to discuss policy and governance out of fear of alienating or offending neighbors and friends. For some, this translates to a sense of weariness with our...
October 24, 2018 - 2:03pm
November 16, 2016
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
November 10, 2016
Neumann reelected to Todd County Board
In the Todd County Board race In District 5, incumbent Randy Neumann of Osakis won handily over challenger Delvin Durheim, 1,836 to 792. Neumann received 70 percent of the vote. Todd County also had a Soil and Water supervisor race. Kenneth Pesta was the winner in District 2 over...
November 10, 2016 - 11:37am
November 8, 2016
UPDATE 1:04 AM: More election results; Englund, Rapp win
Welcome to Election Night! This is the place to get the latest information about local races in Douglas County. Results will be updated as the...
November 8, 2016 - 9:06pm
December 2, 2015
COMMENTARY: What should we do to get people to vote?
By Lee H. Hamilton, Director of the Center on Congress, Indiana University The campaigning for next year’s elections is starting to draw more attention, and with it comes a focus on voters and their mood. Which is all well and good, but it leaves out of the equation one large bloc...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
November 12, 2014
Column: Where were the twentysomethings on Election Day?
Since turning 18, I have prided myself in being an active member of society by voting in elections. My first election was even a pretty exciting one, as I got to be a part of the largest turnout for young adult voters in the nation’s history. My generation took the voting scene...
November 12, 2014 - 12:00am
November 4, 2014
Check website for election results
If you’re reading this Tuesday, Election Night, there might still be time to get your vote in. Polls are open until 8 p.m. Results will be reported on the newspaper website, www.theosakisreview.com, on Election Night, November 4. A full story with results from races in the Osakis...
November 4, 2014 - 10:49am
October 29, 2014
Letter: Campaign slogans show difference
To the editor: A campaign slogan for Rep. Mary Franson, as verified on #teamfranson twitter feed, is “Keep Calm and Vote Franson.” The campaign slogan of her challenger, Jay Sieling, is “Ready to Listen, Ready to Lead.” See the difference? If you want a voice in St. Paul,...
October 29, 2014 - 12:00am
October 28, 2014
School board candidates answer four questions
To help voters make a more informed decision on November 4, the Osakis Review sent questions to candidates running for the Osakis School Board. Four candidates are vying for three positions that are up for election this year – incumbent Monica Klimek and newcomers Greg Faber,...
October 28, 2014 - 11:45am
August 6, 2014
Umlauf is a proven leader
To the editor: I am a retired deputy sheriff and a former special agent assigned to the West Central Minnesota Narcotics Task Force. During my time with the task force, I worked with Scot Umlauf investigating multiple criminal cases that resulted in both state and federal convictions...
August 6, 2014 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
BRIEFLY: Ritchie pushes early voting
ST. PAUL - Lessons from 2008 guide Secretary of State Mark Ritchie's 2009 legislative agenda. The state's top election official is calling for an earlier primary election, a new in-person voting system ahead of Election Day and fundamental changes to Minnesota's absentee voting laws. "Our...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am