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'Soup and Sandwich' event helps Backpack Attack program
Donkey basketball coming to Osakis
Herrera sentencing reset
Residents question sidewalk ordinance
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 18
Wrestling: Waldvogel, Zieske get Osakis' only wins against OTC
Girls basketball: Savageau's career-high leads Osakis past Swanville
Boys basketball: Second half carries Osakis after slow start
Going to another level
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
James L. Adams
Etta Marie Kind
Senior Menus Jan. 17-24
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This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Engaged - Wadsworth and Stier
New Arrival: Xavier James
Letter: Here's how to prevent birth defects
Remember When, 1968: Green Sheet debuts in Review
Osakis Voices: Are you prepared for a vehicle breakdown?
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
Osakis Voices: Survey confirms Galeon's high level of care
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Deadline to report fall-seeded crops is Nov. 15
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
USDA announces applications available for conservation program
FSA Todd County committee nomination period now open
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January 10, 2018
County board reorganizes for 2018
A new year means a new board chair for the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. After a motion was made by Commissioner Jerry Rapp and a second...
January 10, 2018 - 9:43am
August 9, 2017
Raises approved for four county officials
All four elected Douglas County officials — attorney, recorder, auditor/treasurer and sheriff — will see a salary increase next...
August 9, 2017 - 10:30am
March 29, 2017
Fish and Wildlife obtains wetland easement
An Osakis area landowner has ensured that a wetland area he owns will be preserved by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The Fish and Wildlife Service recently secured a 34-acre plot in Orange Township near Burr Oak Road SE south of Interstate 94 from the Jerry D. Kuhlman Living...
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
January 18, 2017
County swears in two new commissioners
Two newcomers joined the Douglas County Commissioners at their first meeting of the new year. Commissioner Keith Englund and Commissioner Jerry...
January 18, 2017 - 9:00am
December 28, 2016
Bales, Johnson honored for years of service
Conditional use permits, grants, donations, underpasses and more were topics of discussion at Tuesday's Douglas County Board of Commissioners...
December 28, 2016 - 6:00am
November 30, 2016
Election costs Douglas County 158 hours of OT
Douglas County employees worked an estimated 158 hours of overtime in connection with the Nov. 8 election, with temporary staff adding an estimated 251 election-related hours . Auditor/Treasurer Char Rosenow provided an update on last week's election at Tuesday's Douglas County Board...
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
Big wins for Republicans
Republican candidates rode a tidal wave of support from Douglas County, including the Osakis area, on Election Day. Not a single DFL candidate...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
November 9, 2016
County workers will be on the clock
At an initial cost of more than $18,000, a much-discussed timekeeping management system was approved by the Douglas County commissioners at the...
November 9, 2016 - 10:00am
October 26, 2016
It's up to the voters
Even though voters will have the final say, the topic of whether or not to appoint or elect the auditor/treasurer and the recorder was a hot topic for debate at Tuesday's four-hour long Douglas County board meeting. This November, voters will have to decide whether the positions of...
October 26, 2016 - 12:00am
October 12, 2016
County's timekeeping policy 'doesn't work,' says sheriff
Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen has issues with a new timekeeping system recently approved by the county and he shared his concerns with...
October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
August 31, 2016
Elected officials salaries set
In less than five minutes and without any discussion, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners set the salaries for the four Douglas County elected officials - Attorney Chad Larson, Auditor/Treasurer Char Rosenow, Recorder Dawn Crouse and Sheriff Troy Wolbersen. They took action...
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
Bales to step down from county board
When the Douglas County Board of Commissioners convenes for its first meeting in 2017, Bev Bales of Carlos won’t be there. Bales announced...
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
December 31, 2014
County board OKs hospital bonds refunding process
With a unanimous vote at its last meeting, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved a plan to begin the process to refund $25 million in bonds for Douglas County Hospital (DCH). Because DCH is a county-owned hospital, the county board had to make the final decision on authorizing...
December 31, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2010
County split on Sentenced to Serve cuts
Because of recent legislation slashing state funding for the Sentenced to Serve program, Douglas County will now have to pick up a bigger share of the cost. At Tuesday's regular county board meeting, Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen and Jackie Notch, Douglas County Jail administrator,...
May 2, 2010 - 12:00am
Will Douglas County cut courthouse hours?
Douglas County commissioners were busy during the nearly three-hour long regularly scheduled board meeting Tuesday morning. They listened to a presentation on the proposed acquisition of land for Lake Brophy Park, approved a proclamation for Child Abuse Month, delayed making a decision...
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am