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Osakis Police Blotter April 11-17
Veterans services officer introduced
Osakis students earn trophies for free throws
Hospital to change name
Osakis School Board OKs staff outlay requests
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 26
Track and field: Osakis teams finish top three
Baseball: Silverstreaks take opener over Milaca
Girls golf: Cards, Lakers, Silverstreaks jump into their season
Softball: Osakis cruises after eight-run first
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
Julian M. Nelson
Edward J. Penner
Mona T. Abbas
Lorraine "Ivy" Nomeland
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Engaged - Wadsworth and Stier
Remember When, 1918: City gets tough on litterers
Osakis Voices: Credit cards have benefits, dangers
Remember When, 1968: Ice and snow cancel activities
Osakis Voices: Volunteers are appreciated and valued
Letter: Support small country cemeteries
Herberger's closing ends an era that began in Osakis
Tip Top's latest scoop: New owners
Buffer enforcement to begin soon
Pay gap erased for some regional workers
Osakis native named shareholder of engineering firm
hires and promotions
on the street
January 17, 2018
Herrera sentencing reset
Editor's note: Information for the following story was provided by Jason Brown, publisher/editor of the Long Prairie Leader. The sentencing of...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16am
November 30, 2017
Former creamery manager sentenced
A former general manager of the Osakis Creamery Association who was accused of taking money from the business will serve 60 days in jail and...
November 30, 2017 - 12:05pm
October 25, 2017
Long Prairie man pleads not guilty to murder charge
A 35-year-old Long Prairie man accused of using a knife to kill his girlfriend pleaded not guilty. Jose Raul Herrera-Torres, who is charged with...
October 25, 2017 - 10:15am
October 19, 2017
Plea entered in drug, property theft case
A 28-year-old Evansville man pleaded not guilty to three felony charges — possessing stolen property, damaging property and possessing...
October 19, 2017 - 4:06pm
October 11, 2017
Four Osakis residents face felony drug charges
Four Osakis residents were charged with felony crimes involving methamphetamine or other drugs after the Osakis Police Department issued search...
October 11, 2017 - 2:11pm
September 7, 2017
Charges filed, new details emerge in missing girl case
Three men were charged with a total of 12 felonies Thursday for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting a 15-year-old Alexandria girl over a 29-day...
September 7, 2017 - 5:22pm
September 6, 2017
Woman sentenced for theft at AJ's
A 37-year-old Alexandria woman was sentenced to 180 days in the Douglas County Jail after she pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor theft charge — taking money from AJ's Restaurant in Osakis. Kristy Ann Heuchert was initially charged with felony theft but that charge was dismissed...
September 6, 2017 - 9:45am
Manager accused of theft at Subway
A 44-year-old Osakis woman is accused of taking money from the Subway sandwich shop she was managing in Osakis. Nikki Colleen Gillespie was charged with felony theft in Douglas County District Court on Aug. 28. According to the criminal complaint, deposits from the store were missing...
September 6, 2017 - 9:45am
August 23, 2017
Osakis man faces stolen property, meth charges
A 27-year-old Osakis man was charged on Aug. 17 with three felonies for allegedly possessing stolen property, damaging property and possessing...
August 23, 2017 - 9:30am
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
August 2, 2017
Burglary, chase suspect sentenced
A 40-year-old Todd County man was sentenced to 28 months in prison for burglarizing a house in Nelson and 13 months in prison for trying to elude...
August 2, 2017 - 9:27am
Williams to appeal manslaughter verdict
Craig Williams, who was convicted of first-degree manslaughter in the August 2013 death of his ex-wife, Nancy Williams, earlier this year, recently...
August 2, 2017 - 9:23am
July 31, 2017
Update: Suspect charged in Long Prairie homicide
A 35-year-old Long Prairie man accused of using a knife to kill his girlfriend was charged Monday with second-degree murder. Jose Raul Herrera-Torres...
July 31, 2017 - 5:33pm
July 26, 2017
Agreement reached in theft case
A felony theft charge against a 37-year-old Alexandria woman who was accused of stealing $5,900 from her place of work, AJ's Restaurant in Osakis, has been dismissed. As part of a plea agreement, Kristy Ann Heuchert pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor theft charge — taking...
July 26, 2017 - 9:28am
July 12, 2017
Vandals damage golf course
The Osakis Police Department is investigating acts of vandalism that caused between $6,000 and $7,000 in damage at the Osakis Country Club on Sunday, July 2. Golf course owners told police that at about 12:30 p.m., a group of five men, approximately 30 to 45 years old, and two boys,...
July 12, 2017 - 9:03am