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WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Osakis Elementary has full May schedule
Turning food scraps into cash
Get ready for the rodeo
Time for a solemn salute
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
Sports schedule for Thursday, May 23
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
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Osakis Police Department
May 22, 2019
Get ready for the rodeo
Calling all children: Get ready to ride to the seventh annual Bike Rodeo and Safety Day in Osakis. It will take place Sunday, June 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Osakis Public School south parking lot. Registration begins at 12:50 p.m. The Osakis Police Department is sponsoring the free...
May 22, 2019 - 10:30am
Police officers not taken for granted
The Osakis Police Department received a couple of unexpected gifts last week. On Friday, May 17, Police Chief Chad Gulbranson was at City Hall...
May 22, 2019 - 10:21am
March 6, 2019
Police poke fun at winter
There are two ways to react to the brutal winter of 2019 — cuss at it, or grin and bear it. The Osakis Police Department chose the latter by having a little fun on its Facebook page with all the cold and the snow, which has dumped more than 60 inches of snow in the Osakis area...
March 6, 2019 - 10:29am
January 9, 2019
Osakis Voices: Police wrap up record busy year
Happy New Year to you all from the Osakis Police Department! We had another record breaking year in 2018 for our Calls for Services for our small but busy department.
January 9, 2019 - 11:30am
November 21, 2018
First ice incident reported in Osakis
The Osakis Police Department handled its first "through the ice" incident on Nov. 14. A side-by-side fell through the ice on Lake Osakis while...
November 21, 2018 - 9:54am
March 14, 2018
Free smoke alarms available
Will you be able to wake up if a fire breaks out in your home in the middle of the night? Don't take the chance. Make sure your smoke alarms are working and the batteries aren't dead. And if you don't have a smoke alarm, here's help. The Osakis Police Department is partnering with...
March 14, 2018 - 10:11am
Council axes snow removal ordinance
A controversial snow removal ordinance was abolished by the Osakis City Council at its Monday, Feb. 5 meeting. As it has for the past few meetings,...
February 14, 2018 - 9:46am
January 24, 2018
Osakis Voices: A record year for police calls
Hello from the Osakis Police Department! We had another busy year at the OPD, with our calls for services breaking yet another record since the chief has been keeping track in 2012. In 2017, we responded to 3,147 calls, which is up 65 percent since 2012, and up 17 percent from 2016,...
January 24, 2018 - 11:30am
September 20, 2017
Osakis Voices: Exploring the causes of teen violence
Recently, I was able to attend an eye opening seminar taught by author and serial murderer researcher Phil Chalmers called "Generation Death — How America Creates Teen Killer and Mass Murderers" Juvenile Homicide Training.
September 20, 2017 - 12:15pm
August 10, 2017
Update: Police find meth needles with kid's toys
An Osakis couple face felony charges for allegedly leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia in the home they share with their three young children....
August 10, 2017 - 11:21am
June 2, 2017
UPDATE: Drivers identified in two-vehicle crash near Osakis
A woman was briefly trapped in a pickup truck after a two-vehicle crash near Osakis on Thursday morning. The crash happened about 8 a.m. at...
June 2, 2017 - 12:13pm
December 28, 2016
Kids and 'cops' take over Walmart
The task of Christmas shopping can be daunting, especially for young kids who want to buy presents but maybe don't have any money. For some kids,...
December 28, 2016 - 6:00am
February 12, 2014
Osakis police sell forfeited vehicles
The Osakis Police Department recently sold three forfeited vehicles, and their equipment fund is $1,500 richer, according to Chief Chad Gulbranson. One vehicle was impounded in a case of felony theft of scrap metal last fall. The other two vehicles forfeited and sold had been abandoned. The...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2013
Suspect caught after high speed chase through Alexandria Tuesday
Joshua George Hamilton led Alexandria police on a high speed chase through the city of Alexandria and onto the Interstate around 4 p.m. on Tuesday...
July 9, 2013 - 6:15pm
June 29, 2011
Osakis Police Department: May 2011 activity report
The Osakis Police Department (OPD) answered 210 calls during the month of May 2011: Crashes - 8; funeral escorts - 2; motorist assists - 14; warnings - 79; parking tickets - 1. Answered calls included assistance to the following departments: North Ambulance - 9; Todd County Sheriff's...
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am