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Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Softball: Cards pick up three wins Saturday at Rockford tourney
Girls golf: Lakers win, Cards third at Brainerd
Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 22, 2017
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
The Osakis baseball team saw a chance to move to 2-0 in the Prairie Conference slip through its fingers on Friday. The Silverstreaks led 3-2 going to the bottom of the seventh when a one-out walk came around to score after a stolen base and a base hit. Osakis took the lead back in...
April 22, 2017 - 12:50pm
April 21, 2017
Boys Golf: Silverstreaks, Lakers compete at Minnewaska Invite
While most teams barely have their golf shoes laced up at this point in the season, Lakeville South brought two teams to the Minnewaska Golf...
April 21, 2017 - 9:07pm
Boys golf: Osakis fifth at CMC opener
The Osakis boys golf team opened its Central Minnesota Conference season on Thursday and finished fifth out of the seven-team field. The Silverstreaks shot a score of 203. Eden Valley-Watkins-Kimball was first with a 179, while Pierz and Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa were close behind in...
April 21, 2017 - 11:44am
April 14, 2017
Softball: Osakis wins a 31-hit affair
The Osakis softball team opened up the season with a 12-1 loss to Minnewaska on April 4 but hasn't lost since. The Silverstreaks (4-1) kept cruising...
April 14, 2017 - 11:16am
April 13, 2017
Baseball: Osakis squeaks by with walk-off win over Staples-Motley
With a 4-4 ballgame heading into the bottom of the seventh Thursday against Staples-Motley, the Osakis baseball team had the three, four and...
April 13, 2017 - 9:58pm
April 12, 2017
Baseball: Osakis puts complete game together for first win
The Osakis baseball team got its first win on Tuesday night after getting a nice pitching performance from junior Reid DeWenter. DeWenter went...
April 12, 2017 - 11:10am
April 9, 2017
Baseball: Streaks gain valuable experience before conference play
The Osakis baseball team is 0-2 on the season after two games — the second of which being a 10-6 home loss on Friday to Sauk Centre — but head coach Shad Schmidt said the nonconference games they've played so far have been valuable for early improvement. "The good thing...
April 9, 2017 - 9:02pm
Track and Field: Osakis solid again at Minnewaska
The Osakis girls track and field team locked up second place with 122 points at the Minnewaska Invitational on Thursday, while the boys finished...
April 9, 2017 - 7:27pm
Softball: Streaks top Pequot Lakes, finish week 2-1
The Osakis were able to recover from their 12-1 loss to Minnewaska last Tuesday with two straight wins, including an 18-8 win in six innings...
April 9, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 7, 2017
Softball: Streaks rally late, top Perham 8-7
The Osakis softball team used a three-run seventh inning to take an 8-5 lead and held Perham off in the bottom half to come away with an 8-7 win Thursday on the road. "Young teams have to learn how to finish games and minimize mistakes," Silverstreaks head coach John Stigman said....
April 7, 2017 - 11:51am
April 6, 2017
Baseball: Richards fans 13 as Lakers take opener over Osakis
The Osakis baseball team saved its best for last in the season opener on Thursday, but the damage had already been done in the early innings...
April 6, 2017 - 10:38pm
April 5, 2017
New MSHSL section alignment means changes for Osakis
The Minnesota State High School League announced its competitive section assignments for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons recently, with a number...
April 5, 2017 - 12:51am
April 4, 2017
Softball: Hess tosses one-run gem
Minnewaska Area senior Morgen Hess got two runs of support in the top of the first inning Tuesday afternoon, and they were all she needed to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:21pm
April 1, 2017
Track and Field: Osakis boys and girls run away in first-ever Prairie Indoor Championship
The Osakis track and field teams are the defending Prairie Conference champions and both the boys and girls sent an early message that they'd like to repeat at the outdoor meet. Prairie Conference teams gathered at St. John's University on Friday for the first-ever indoor Prairie...
April 1, 2017 - 1:25pm
March 29, 2017
Osakis track and field: New year, new challenges
Lee VanNyhuis has helped guide a track and field program in Osakis that consistently produces results at the Class A level now in his 18th season...
March 29, 2017 - 12:00am