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High school senior trains with first responders
Hoffarth begins new principal duties
Go green Friday; buy compost from St. Agnes School
Osakis Police Blotter May 1-7
Osakis athletic trainer vies for national award
Track and field: Osakis moves up to eighth in first state true team experience
Softball: Osakis seeded 10th, will open playoffs at Sauk Centre
Baseball: Osakis drops nailbiter to 15-1 Pierz
Golf: Osakis boys, girls wrap up CMC play on Thursday
Baseball: Osakis wraps up Prairie title with win over 11-5 Royals
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
Osakis Voices: Why did my valuation go up?
Remember When, 1919: Underground rail near Osakis?
Remember When, 1969: City to register bicycles
Osakis Voices: It's true: The bank is selling
Letter: Put whole milk back in our schools
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 Public Schools
October 24, 2018
Gift to school results in new Media Center
Osakis Public Schools will have a new Media Center, thanks to a generous gift of $50,000 from Newman Olson, Jr., and Sonja Olson. Construction on the center was planned for Oct. 18-19, during MEA when school is not is session. The improvements will include flexible seating, painting,...
October 24, 2018 - 9:15am
August 29, 2018
Osakis Voices: A closer look into education funding
Educational financing in Minnesota is very complicated. Every December, the Minnesota House of Representatives Fiscal Analysis Department publicizes an 82 page document titled "Financing Education In Minnesota." This large document breaks the following topics into specific categories...
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
June 27, 2018
Summer School classes offered
Summer School will be held in the Osakis Public Schools July 23-Aug. 9, following approval by the School Board at its Monday, May 14 regular meeting. Summer School for grades K-8 will include 84 students at a cost of $17,432.48 this year. It was pointed out by Elementary principal...
June 27, 2018 - 9:26am
May 30, 2018
No kidding, they kissed a goat
When the Osakis High School principal found out he was the winner of a student-led contest, he thought there had to be a mistake. "I joked with...
May 30, 2018 - 11:41am
Bus driver rolls through 20 years of service
Dallas Triebenbach is retiring from the Osakis Public Schools as a bus driver after almost 20 years of service. In the beginning, Dallas's schedule...
May 30, 2018 - 11:40am
From index cards to computers
Bonnie Schultz is retiring from the Osakis Public Elementary secretary position she has held for 42 years. "It's the right thing to do. It's...
May 30, 2018 - 11:37am
Class of 2018 graduates Saturday
It's cap and gown time! The Osakis High School Class of 2018 will hold its graduation ceremony this Saturday, June 2 at the high school gym, starting at 2 p.m. Photos of the graduates and well wishes from family members and local businesses are featured in a three-page graduation...
May 30, 2018 - 11:32am
May 2, 2018
Program turns school food scraps into compost
Uneaten food at Osakis Public Schools isn't just being thrown away to be buried in an landfill. The food waste is serving a far more useful purpose...
May 2, 2018 - 11:10am
November 15, 2017
Osakis Voices: An awe inspiring and monumental task
A few weeks ago, I had an epiphany of sorts. As I was looking over the current enrollment numbers at Osakis Public Schools, along with the number...
November 15, 2017 - 11:15am
May 24, 2017
Her goal was to make a difference to children
Connie Ferris says she's had "a chance to make a difference in the lives of more than 10,880 students" during her 34 years as a teacher at Osakis...
May 24, 2017 - 9:55am
February 22, 2017
Breaking new ground in learning
Teachers and students at Osakis Public Schools escaped from the routine of everyday learning by trying something new: An intense team-building...
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
October 7, 2015
Osakis School Board OKs small levy increase
A preliminary increase of 2.55 percent for the 2015 payable 2016 tax levy was approved by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Sept. 28 special meeting. The board set the preliminary levy at the maximum levy allowed by law, which is $1,663,192. That is an increase of $41,403...
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
February 4, 2015
Spelling wizards put skills to the test
Students at Osakis Public Schools put their spelling skills to the test at the school’s annual spelling bee. Shown, left to right, are the...
February 4, 2015 - 12:00am
August 20, 2014
Students can’t buy candy bars for lunch
Moms can rest easy during the coming school year at Osakis Public Schools. Their kids will not be able to buy candy bars in school and eat them for lunch. The new directive from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) that began July 1 on fundraisers and smart snacks in schools...
August 20, 2014 - 12:00am
July 23, 2014
Osakis district reading new bullying policy
The first reading of a new Bullying Prohibition Policy was held at the Monday, July 14 regular meeting of the Osakis School Board. The 10-page document was introduced by Superintendent Joe Broderick, who pointed out several sections of the new policy. The Osakis school district...
July 23, 2014 - 12:00am