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'Soup and Sandwich' event helps Backpack Attack program
Donkey basketball coming to Osakis
Herrera sentencing reset
Residents question sidewalk ordinance
Girls basketball: Osakis finding its way after fourth win in last five games
Boys basketball: Shorthanded Osakis knocks off Johnnies
Sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 19
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 18
Wrestling: Waldvogel, Zieske get Osakis' only wins against OTC
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
Senior Menus Jan. 3-10
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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December 13, 2017
County cuts proposed levy in half
When Douglas County set its preliminary levy in September, property owners would have seen a 4 percent increase in their property taxes. However,...
December 13, 2017 - 10:01am
October 18, 2017
Farmers beating buffer deadline
Many farmers in Douglas County didn't like how the state's new buffer law came to be. They felt left out of the process and were frustrated when...
October 18, 2017 - 10:30am
May 3, 2017
Lack of snow affecting trail group
With little to no snow the past three winters, members of the Douglas Area Trails Association have been feeling a little annoyed. Jeff Linn,...
May 3, 2017 - 11:00am
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
March 27, 2017
Bridge at Osakis exit closed starting today
A bridge replacement project at the Osakis exit on Interstate 94 will mean some detours for drivers this spring and summer. The Minnesota Highway...
March 27, 2017 - 9:47am
March 16, 2017
Incumbents prevail in township elections
Township elections took place Tuesday, March 14. Here are the results for townships in the Osakis area: Belle River Township: Supervisor Doug Steidl and Treasurer Jodi Niblett were running unopposed and were both re-elected. Orange Township: The two incumbents up for election —...
March 16, 2017 - 9:43am
February 10, 2017
Updated with ID: Driver found sleeping on I-94, then leads 100 mph chase
A driver found sleeping in his vehicle on Interstate 94 Friday morning led officers on a chase that topped 100 mph through Douglas and Pope...
February 10, 2017 - 3:43pm
February 8, 2017
UPDATED: Exposure, burglary charges filed against chase suspect
A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase...
February 8, 2017 - 3:33pm
January 25, 2017
Wanted: watercraft inspectors
Calling all retirees or anyone else who loves fishing and/or any other watersport and wants to be a promoter of cleaner public waters. Douglas...
January 25, 2017 - 9:00am
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
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
To the editor: An open letter to the Douglas County Highway Department: Hi. Could you all devote more time and care into cleaning up County Road 82, please? Then just maybe we'll not have to read so many articles in this paper such as "Woman critical after two-car accident." Surely...
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
December 28, 2016
OSAKIS VOICES: Retiring from a very rewarding career
It has been a sincere pleasure and privilege to serve as your Douglas County commissioner for 16 years. As I reflect on some of the things that have happened during my tenure it is hard to name just a few.
December 28, 2016 - 9:00am
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
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
December 7, 2016
Sheriff's office to get new boat
Through a boating safety grant, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office will soon have a new boat and some new equipment. The $26,351 Federal Boating Safety Supplement Grant was approved at the Nov. 29 Douglas County Board meeting. Sheriff Troy Wolbersen told commissioners that $16,237...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am