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Rockin' and rollin' at ECFE dance
School food is a hit
It's Easter Bunny time
City gets clean audit
Osakis Police Blotter April 3-9
Baseball: Infanger, Rost dominate on the mound in Osakis' sweep
Softball: Rout of Cardinals has Osakis moving in right direction early
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 18
Softball: Osakis drops its first league game to Browerville-EV
Track and Field: Osakis boys, girls take second at Park Rapids
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Karen A. Vangstad
Jesse J. Johnson
Lydia M. Olson
Sister Jeanette Quinn
Arthur J. Haug
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Osakis Voices: It's spring cleaning time
Remember When, 1919: War tank draws big crowd
Osakis Voices: 'Tis the season for home repairs
Remember When, 1919: Three brothers die from influenza
Remember When, 1969: Base pay for teachers is $6,500
Livestock registrations are due
Hoium honored by American Family
Cancer-fighting event lures them in
Buffer funds available for farmers
Flu spike restricts visitors at Alomere Health
hires and promotions
on the street
December 19, 2018
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
March 30, 2011
1221983 Public Notice - City Tax Valuation
Public Notice Publish March 30, April 6, 2011 TAX VALUATION NOTICE FOR TODD & DOUGLAS COUNTY IN CITY OF OSAKIS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Board of Appeals-Equalization of the City of Osakis Todd/Douglas County, Minnesota, will meet at the Office of the clerk in said City...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Energy-saving home upgrades can bring money at tax time
The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that some energy-saving tax benefits enacted in last year's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act are still in effect in 2010. Energy-efficient home improvements made this year may result in bigger tax savings next year. The IRS encourages...
July 6, 2010 - 11:30am
April 12, 2009
Outdoors spending plans taking shape
ST. PAUL -- An influx of dedicated state tax revenue leads outdoors enthusiasts to believe a logjam of Minnesota natural resources projects will begin to free up this year. State lawmakers are completing work on two outdoors spending packages that would pump tens of millions of dollars...
April 12, 2009 - 4:25pm
April 8, 2009
State offers tax advice for last-minute filers
The income tax filing deadline is April 15 and nearly 40 percent of Minnesotans have not yet filed their 2008 income tax return. The Minnesota Department of Revenue reminds taxpayers that filing electronically can greatly expedite refunds. It eliminates the hassle of calculators,...
April 8, 2009 - 12:52pm
April 6, 2009
Free tax return prep for low-income taxpayers
It's tax season again, and many taxpayers will find they are too overwhelmed to complete the forms themselves. Fortunately there is help for low income taxpayers. The IRS sponsors a free service called Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA).
April 6, 2009 - 1:03pm
April 2, 2009
BRIEFLY: Green Acres fix heads to governor
ST. PAUL - The first major item to be debated by Minnesota legislators this year finally is headed to the governor for his signature. The Senate passed a Green Acres law change 59-5 Wednesday, continuing a farmland property tax break. The provision is part of an overall tax bill...
April 2, 2009 - 10:34am
Property tax plan earns mixes response
ST. PAUL - Cities can accept a large property tax reform bill, counties don't know what to think about it and non-profit organizations love it. And its chief author is optimistic that he can convince Gov. Tim Pawlenty to accept at least part of the measure. The bill written by Rep....
April 2, 2009 - 10:33am
March 25, 2009
Property tax chairman: Let counties raise sales, not property, tax
ST. PAUL - Minnesota counties should be able to raise the sales tax instead of property taxes to make up for state aid cuts, the two state House tax chairmen say. "It provides options, flexibility to counties," said Rep.
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 22, 2009
IRS says more taxpayers making mistakes on tax returns this year
ST. PAUL, MINN. -- The Internal Revenue Service announced that an early sampling shows about 15 percent of federal tax returns include errors relating to the new Recovery Rebate Credit. The amount of a taxpayer's 2008 stimulus payment, combined with information about their 2008...
February 22, 2009 - 9:32am
February 15, 2009
Plan expands sales tax to cut corporate tax
ST. PAUL - Minnesota should eliminate its corporate income tax and make other changes to spur business growth, a governor-appointed panel recommended. The just-completed recommendations could struggle to become law, however, as they are paid for with a controversial sales tax expansion...
February 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
BRIEFLY: No immediate Green Acres change
ST. PAUL - House Democrats beat back a Thursday attempt to immediately overturn controversial farm property tax law changes legislators made last year. Democrats, who control the Legislature, said they will consider rescinding the Green Acres law changes in the normal committee process...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
Some say Green Acres not the best place to be
ST. PAUL -- A 2008 law change threatens farmland across the state - from the Twin Cities suburbs to land bordering lakes and rivers - farmers Wednesday told a Minnesota House committee. The new law penalizes farmers who want to sell farmland for other uses, the farmers said.
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
January 17, 2009
ST. PAUL - Highlights of Minnesota Gov.
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Business tax cuts higlight Pawlenty plan
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty took the lead on Minnesota budget dance Thursday, calling for a variety of business tax cuts while at the same time increasing education spending. But Democrats may cut in because they don't like some of the Republican's steps. Legislators said that...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am