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Fire damages house in Osakis
Townships elect their leaders
Students learn survival skills
Reward offered in drive-by shooting
Osakis Police Blotter Feb. 27-March 5
WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Section 8AA Boys Basketball Championship
Boys basketball: Osakis’ run comes to an end
Sports schedule for Monday, March 11
Boys basketball: Section 6A, 8AA Tournaments postponed
Sports schedule for Thursday, March 7
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Arthur J. Haug
John "Johnny" Marthaler
Residents watch Just for Kix show
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Remember When, 1919: Soldiers receive $60 bonus
Osakis Voices: Education funding is complex
Remember When, 1969: Parallel parking begins downtown
Makin' Waves: Ice fishing isn't over yet
Letter: An urgent plea to drivers: Use headlights
Cancer-fighting event lures them in
Buffer funds available for farmers
Flu spike restricts visitors at Alomere Health
Osakis farmer lands in Hall of Fame
Todd County goat workshop offered
hires and promotions
on the street
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
March 6, 2019
Solid waste fee doubles
Starting this month, a $50 solid waste service fee increase will finally show up on property tax statements for residents in both Pope and Douglas...
March 6, 2019 - 10:29am
February 27, 2019
New pre-school options offered
The Osakis School District will offer a pre-school program starting with the 2019-2020 school year, following approval of the details at the Monday, Feb. 11 regular School Board meeting. Elementary Principal Shad Schmidt presented the plan to the board, including days offered, tuition,...
February 27, 2019 - 10:14am
February 20, 2019
School gets $300,000 surprise
The Osakis School Board amended its current year budget at the Monday, Feb. 11 regular meeting, putting $300,000 in additional revenue to good use for the district. District Bookkeeper Theresa Moore told the School Board the original budget was based on an estimated enrollment of...
February 20, 2019 - 5:35am
February 19, 2019
Osakis School Board hires new secretary
Three new employees were hired by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Feb. 11 regular meeting. Tonia Hagedon was hired as the elementary secretary at a salary of $18.25 per hour. She has been a receptionist at the Glenwood State Bank. She holds a bachelor of science degree in elementary...
February 19, 2019 - 6:56pm
February 10, 2019
LIVE AT 1:30 P.M.: Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar expected to announce 2020 plans
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar from Minnesota is expected to announce her plans for the 2020 presidential election live at 1:30 p.m. at Boom Island...
February 10, 2019 - 1:15pm
February 6, 2019
Surveys soon required for property splits
Editor's note: The following information was provided by Todd County Planning and Zoning. Many times a survey is needed to make a proper land transaction. A survey and subsequent protection of the property corner pins helps keep everyone honest and ensures that future construction...
February 6, 2019 - 9:40am
January 23, 2019
Vacant lot has name: Central Park
At its first meeting of the year on Jan. 14, Osakis City Council members decided on the name of the downtown vacant lot at the corner of Central...
January 23, 2019 - 5:15am
January 16, 2019
Pressure is on senator who represents Osakis
By Dave Orrick St. Paul Pioneer Press The difference between divided — some might say balanced — government in Minnesota and Democratic...
January 16, 2019 - 10:24am
Klimek receives education award
Monica Klimek received a Special Recognition Award from the Osakis School Board last month for her outstanding service to education.
January 16, 2019 - 10:20am
January 9, 2019
Douglas County hires new emergency director
A new emergency management director has been hired for Douglas County. Julie Anderson, who has been the deputy emergency management director...
January 9, 2019 - 10:15am
January 2, 2019
County bids farewell to recorder
Recorder Dawn Crouse was recognized for her years of service at the Dec. 18 Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting. Crouse, who began...
January 2, 2019 - 10:25am
December 26, 2018
School census third highest in 30 years
The official Osakis School District Census, ages zero through high school, was received by the School Board at its Monday, Dec. 10 regular meeting. Total number is 871, which is the third highest number in 30 years of record keeping. This includes 460 elementary students, and 411...
December 26, 2018 - 10:08am
December 19, 2018
All-day preschool draws debate
The Osakis 2019-2020 preschool program came up for discussion at the Monday, Dec. 10 regular School Board meeting, when a number of citizens attended to give input and ask questions about the district's plan for next year. The pre-school item was not on the agenda, but Board Chair...
December 19, 2018 - 9:41am
School board levy up 3.28 percent
The maximum allowable tax levy for the Osakis School District was certified to the county auditor at the School Board's Truth in Taxation meeting held Monday, Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. The levy is $1,751,014, an increase of 3.28 percent for 2019, or an increase of $55,540 from last year's...
December 19, 2018 - 9:40am