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The Osakis Review
School district receives clean audit
Osakis Mitten Tree project under way
Christmas wishes; big crowd at Santa Day
A fundraiser that's not for the birds
School Board canvassing complete
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 11
Wrestling: Osakis shows some growth with dual wins
Girls basketball scores from Friday, Dec. 7
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 8
Girls basketball: Osakis closes out LPGE down the stretch for first win
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Lynn M. Nelson
Betty L. Sayler
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Commentary: Why my vote matters
Remember When, 1968: Free movies at Christmas time
Osakis Voices: Helping your child to be independent
Remember When, 1993: Creamery reports banner year
Makin' Waves column: Sibling rivalry while hunting
Todd County goat workshop offered
Take a spin on the trail -- for free
Forum Communications names vice president of newspaper operations
State looking into dicamba damage
Two conservation options for landowners
hires and promotions
on the street
Douglas County Board
November 21, 2018
Douglas County gets insurance dividend
The Douglas County Board received notice at a recent budget meeting that the Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust will issue a $146,552 dividend back to the county. Stephanie Hadler, from the coordinator's department acts as the Douglas County's risk manager and is the liaison...
November 21, 2018 - 9:49am
October 31, 2018
County gets good news about audit
Douglas County commissioners received good news from the CliftonLarsonAllen auditing firm at their Oct. 16 meeting. The board received an unmodified or "clean" opinion based on the financial statements, which is the highest assurance they can receive. Doug Host, a representative with...
October 31, 2018 - 9:53am
September 26, 2018
Douglas County sets preliminary levy
Douglas County commissioners approved a preliminary tax levy at Tuesday's regular board meeting. The levy was tentatively set at $27,240,300,...
September 26, 2018 - 9:58am
August 29, 2018
Raises approved for county officials
Salaries were set for all four elected county officials and county commissioners, with increases approved for the Douglas County attorney, sheriff...
August 29, 2018 - 9:50am
July 25, 2018
County board approves HRA levy request
Al Glaeseman, Dee Peshek and Sarah Alstead from Douglas County Housing and Redevelopment Authority went before the Douglas County commissioners Tuesday, July 17 with the HRA's 2019 levy request. Although the levy requires approval from the commissioners, it is not part of the county's...
July 25, 2018 - 9:48am
June 27, 2018
New event center near Osakis gets go-ahead
A new option for holding special events will soon be available near Osakis. At its June 19 meeting, the Douglas County commissioners approved a conditional use permit for Virkus Properties LLC to allow a special event facility for up to 500 people. The property, Crooked Willow Wedding...
June 27, 2018 - 9:33am
March 28, 2018
Douglas County Board gets feedlot report
Mark Koep, Douglas County feedlot officer, recently provided his annual report to the Douglas County commissioners, which they approved without much discussion. The only question came from Commissioner Jerry Rapp and didn't necessarily have to do with the report. "Did you see that...
March 28, 2018 - 9:55am
December 6, 2017
County fair has small shortfall, big impact
The Douglas County Agricultural Association invested heavily into the fair this year, making improvements and bringing in new attractions like...
December 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
September 27, 2017
County levy just under 4 percent, for now
A preview of Douglas County's tax levy shows there will be an increase for 2018. However, how much of an increase remains to be see. The preliminary levy was approved at the Sept. 19 regular County Board meeting. The levy was set at $27 million, which is a 3.96 percent increase from...
September 27, 2017 - 9:26am
December 21, 2016
Bales looks back at county board days
On Dec. 31, Bev Bales will be celebrating. Yes, she will be ringing in the New Year like everyone else, but she will also be celebrating her...
December 21, 2016 - 6:00am
November 12, 2010
County explores cost-saving idea for health care
November 12, 2010 - 1:30pm
November 17, 2009
County board talks law enforcement center
Although no board action was needed on the subject of the law enforcement center (LEC), County Coordinator Bill Schalow discussed the issue with the Douglas County Board of Commissioners at its regular meeting November 10. He explained that there are two parts to the remodeling project...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am