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Seniors ready for new challenges
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Osakis Elementary has full May schedule
Turning food scraps into cash
Get ready for the rodeo
Osakis Lions walleye tournament makes changes
Baseball: Osakis prepares for section tournament
Track and field: Osakis breaks four school records at subsections
Golf: Osakis girls get in final regular-season meet at Albany
Baseball: Osakis drops pitchers’ duel at Royalton in finale
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
Letter: Ag census shows more renewables on farms
Osakis Voices: Galeon is revamping activities
Remember When, 1994: Klukken is Teacher of the Year
Osakis Voices: Why did my valuation go up?
Remember When, 1919: Underground rail near Osakis?
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
hires and promotions
on the street
May 8, 2019
No more rat house
A vacant, hazardous structure known as the "rat house" in Osakis is gone. The building at 212 Eighth Avenue East was destroyed by fire Saturday,...
May 8, 2019 - 10:54am
December 13, 2017
Firefighters respond to fish house fire
Osakis firefighters responded to a fish house fire on Lake Osakis at about 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10. Fire Chief Chad Mathews said that the canvass on the 4-by-6-foot portable fish house caught fire near Buck Point Resort on the northwest side of the lake. Two firefighters put on...
December 13, 2017 - 10:03am
December 6, 2017
Wanted: firefighters in Osakis
The Osakis Fire Department is looking for a couple of new recruits. It's allowed to have 20 firefighters on its all-volunteer roster and there...
December 6, 2017 - 9:43am
November 1, 2017
Osakis firefighters help contain big barn fire
The Osakis Fire Department assisted at the scene of a big barn fire at the Jason and Melanie Borgerding property west of Sauk Centre on Oct. 20. The fire, whipped by strong winds, spread quickly. Soon after Sauk Centre firefighters arrived on scene, the barn was fully engulfed. Osakis...
November 1, 2017 - 10:15am
September 6, 2017
Osakis firefighters honored
Five active Osakis firefighters recently received Honorary Life Membership in the Minnesota State Fire Department Association. Lake Region District...
September 6, 2017 - 11:45am
December 14, 2016
Firefighters called to 'explosion'
Osakis firefighters were called to the scene of what was initially reported as a furnace explosion in Nelson on Tuesday, Dec. 13. They responded to a residence at 231 North Olsen Street at 11:52 a.m. As it turned out, it wasn't an explosion, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's...
December 14, 2016 - 11:49am
October 19, 2016
A busy day for firefighters
Osakis firefighters talked with families about fire safety, showed their vehicles and gear and treated everyone to a meal of hot dogs and chips...
October 19, 2016 - 12:00am
November 24, 2015
Making homes safe
Several homes in Osakis are now a lot safer, thanks to the Central Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross and local firefighters. Osakis...
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
January 6, 2015
Filling a need for firefighters
Many small communities across Minnesota are struggling with the same issue: What if volunteers are not available for the fire department? A...
January 6, 2015 - 11:00am
August 16, 2010
ND firefighters give up pension for new truck
Firefighters in a town of about 100 people volunteered more than just their time to help the local community. Knowing the department's almost 40-year-old fire truck needed replacing, members of the Great Bend, N.D., fire department gave up their retirement funds to buy a new one. "We...
August 16, 2010 - 2:03pm
October 20, 2009
Osakis firefighters have busy week
Osakis firefighters logged another busy week. Shortly after 2 a.m. on Thursday, October 8, they responded to a garage fire at the Dillehay residence on Nokomis Street. The fire was contained to the front half of the brick building, which was being used for storage, according to...
October 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 16, 2009
Fire destroys Millerville restaurant
Fire destroyed the "Off the Eatin' Path" restaurant in Millerville Sunday afternoon. Firefighters from the Millerville and Leaf Valley fire...
March 16, 2009 - 1:41pm