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The Osakis Review
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
Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District
January 23, 2019
Inspectors find 500 unclean boats per year
Editor's note: The following information was provided by Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. Minnesota is fortunate to have 11,842 lakes and the highest per capita watercraft ownership in the U.S. However, all those boats moving from lake to lake can create problems...
January 23, 2019 - 5:00am
November 14, 2018
Todd County SCWD asks questions about ag bag recycling
Editor's note: Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) provided the following information. SWCD has no affiliation with any plastic recycling program. However, this service is recognized as a value to citizens and environment. With recent inquiries about this issue,...
November 14, 2018 - 11:30am
September 19, 2018
Commentary: Protect water; seal abandoned wells
Editor's note: The following was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. Well sealing is permanently closing a well that is no longer used or is deemed unsafe. State law requires abandoned wells in Minnesota to be sealed. Well sealing involves clearing debris...
September 19, 2018 - 1:10pm
July 25, 2018
Two conservation options for landowners
Landowners interested in setting aside marginal cropland or protecting sensitive areas once again have two options available to them: the Minnesota Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (MN CREP) and the Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CCRP).
July 25, 2018 - 9:47am
May 2, 2018
Conservation efforts in the spotlight
Editor's note: The following information was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. No one can deny the love Minnesotans have for their lakes and the great outdoors. For over 70 years, Minnesota's Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) have been hard...
May 2, 2018 - 10:45am
April 4, 2018
Buffer enforcement to begin soon
Todd County landowners should know by now that vegetative buffers were required on public waterways November 1, 2017 and will be required on county ditches by November 1, 2018, according to the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. The requirements are important considering...
April 4, 2018 - 10:05am
December 6, 2017
Is your feedlot registered?
The following information was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. SWCD technicians will be assisting landowners and the Todd County Feedlot Program in acquiring farm site registrations in Todd County throughout the months of November and December. An...
December 6, 2017 - 2:05pm
November 8, 2017
Lake Osakis gets $300,000 boost
An effort to improve the water quality on Lake Osakis has received a $300,000 boost. That's the amount of a grant the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District is receiving from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. It will work with landowners on projects that will help...
November 8, 2017 - 11:34am
October 25, 2017
Buffer law deadline is Nov. 1
The Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District issued a final reminder about new buffer requirements. The state buffer law takes effect November 1, 2017 for landowners on public water. Todd County will be starting enforcement on this date. Failure to comply with the law will...
October 25, 2017 - 11:30am
August 30, 2017
Lake Osakis searched for starry stonewort
Editor's note: The following information was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. Two hundred volunteers across the state turned out on Saturday, August 5 to participate in Starry Trek, a statewide search for starry stonewort that was organized by the...
August 30, 2017 - 10:11am
August 9, 2017
Funds help farmers meet buffer law
Almost $5 million dollars is now available to support landowners in meeting the requirements of Minnesota's buffer law, according to the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. The buffer cost-share program funds were approved at the June meeting of the Minnesota Board of...
August 9, 2017 - 9:32am
April 26, 2017
Todd County public waters buffers reduced to 166 acres
Editor's note: The following was provided by the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District. How many acres of buffers do you think Todd County needs on public waters... 400, 700, more than 1,000? None of those numbers are correct.
April 26, 2017 - 1:28pm