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A wild time on the lake
Fight drugs with small talk
New activities director named
Osakis Police Blotter June 26-July 2
Don't forget about the bees
Baseball: Osakis Legion finding its groove after running past PRBA
Imdieke earns Diamond King Award for discipline
Morken: Laying out a setup on a buck bed
Baseball: Osakis survives late-inning scare to beat Morris
Baseball: Hawks keep rolling with win over Millers
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Raymond 'Bud' Gabler
Suzanne Dean Didier
Eleanor Eileen Collins
Fred & Rose Julig
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
Remember When, 1969: Vandals blow up bridge
Osakis Voices: New machine helps those who fall
Letter: Level the field for family farmers
Osakis Voices: Please follow evaluation process
Remember When, 1969: Bids open for community center
Three women open new boutique offering space for arts, crafts, much more
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Livestock registrations are due
Hoium honored by American Family
hires and promotions
on the street
Osakis Police Department
June 5, 2019
Word of the day: safety
"Always wear your helmet every time you bike," Jake Capistrand, owner of Jake's Bikes, told the children at the Osakis Bike Rodeo and Safety...
June 5, 2019 - 10:19am
Police seize meth in traffic stop
More than 12 grams of methamphetamine were recently taken off the streets of Osakis. Officer Mark Grinstead was on night patrol when he noticed a glow from a cell phone coming from a driver's lap. Grinstead followed the driver and saw him cross over the center and fog line, so he...
June 5, 2019 - 10:13am
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