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Verndale man is missing
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cecil (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 22
More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
State hockey: Ellingson's OT goal wins a thriller
NA3HL: Blizzard gains cushion heading into weekend series
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 29, 2016
Football: First AA section title game awaits for Osakis after second-half rally (w/video)
The Osakis football team has taken some lumps since making a jump from the Class A to AA level a handful of years ago. That’s why a win on...
October 29, 2016 - 6:04pm
October 28, 2016
Football: Silverstreaks determined entering final four in 5AA play
The Osakis football team has won each of its past three games by more than three touchdowns, most recently with a 56-12 playoff victory at home...
October 28, 2016 - 12:00am
October 26, 2016
5AA football: Quick start sends Osakis to section semis past Benson
The rain splattered down in sheets throughout the Osakis football team’s Section 5AA quarterfinal matchup with Benson at home on Tuesday night,...
October 26, 2016 - 9:34am
October 20, 2016
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
The Osakis football team earned the No. 2 seed in the Section 5AA tournament after finishing the regular season with a co-district championship and a 6-2 overall record. The Silverstreaks will host the No. 7 seed Benson (1-7) on Tuesday night at 7. The winner of Tuesday's game will...
October 20, 2016 - 11:41am
October 19, 2016
Football: Osakis claims share of district title in finale blowout of LPGE
The Osakis football team had two objectives entering Wednesday's regular season finale with Long Prairie-Grey Eagle. A home victory ensured the...
October 19, 2016 - 10:54pm
Cross country: Three Osakis runners earn all-conference honors
The Osakis cross country teams had six total top 20 finishes, including three runners with All-Central Minnesota Conference distinction, at the...
October 19, 2016 - 2:14pm
6A tennis: Osakis sends two singles’ players to state
Two Osakis underclassmen faced off in the Section 6A singles' championship on Tuesday at Fitness Evolution in Sartell to qualify for state after...
October 19, 2016 - 10:22am
October 14, 2016
Football: Osakis sets up shot at a district title by dominating UNC
The Osakis football team will get its shot to play for at least a share of the district championship after taking care of business at United North Central on Friday night. The Silverstreaks dominated from start to finish as they got a 37-14 win that improved them to 5-2 and dropped...
October 14, 2016 - 11:28pm
Osakis football: Streaks control their own destiny in final weeks
The Osakis football team is coming off its most lopsided loss of the season against a good Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton program, but the Silverstreaks still have all of their goals in front of them heading into a road contest tonight at 7. Osakis will be at United North Central in Sebeka...
October 14, 2016 - 9:40am
Volleyball: Osakis gets big section win over Pierz
The Osakis volleyball team got a confidence-boosting win on Thursday night as the Silverstreaks beat a team that sits second in the current 6AA-North QRF rankings. Pierz (19-7) came to town as one of the top teams in the subsection with Sauk Centre (25-2). Osakis (13-9) is currently...
October 14, 2016 - 9:23am
October 13, 2016
Tennis: Lakers grab third straight section title with win over Osakis
The Minnewaska tennis team has come up big at the biggest moments in the Section 6A Tournament the last two seasons, and nothing changed this...
October 13, 2016 - 12:05pm
October 12, 2016
Girls tennis: Osakis edges Benson to reach 6A title
The Osakis tennis team advanced to the Section 6A championship this morning with a 4-3 semifinal win over Benson at Fitness Evolution in Sartell. The Silverstreaks won three of the four singles positions in convincing fashion, while picking up a pair of 6-4 sets by Kali Giesler and...
October 12, 2016 - 3:45pm
Cross country: Osakis girls take second in final tuneup at Royalton
The Osakis girls cross country team placed second in its final tuneup before the Central Minnesota Conference and Section 6A meet at Royalton on Tuesday, while the boys finished sixth in the team scoring. "It was cool and misty; great weather to take on a challenging Royalton course...
October 12, 2016 - 9:53am
Volleyball: Osakis wraps up Prairie title
The Osakis volleyball team wrapped up the Prairie Conference championship on Tuesday night after sweeping Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on the road. The Silverstreaks (12-9, 9-1 Prairie) took care of things with relative ease, winning 25-17, 25-18, 25-17 to finish as the only one-loss team...
October 12, 2016 - 9:42am
October 11, 2016
6A tennis tourney: Osakis sweeps YME to reach semifinals
The Osakis tennis team swept Yellow Medicine East 7-0 in its opening match of the Section 6A team tournament on Monday at Fitness Evolution in Sartell. The No. 2 seeded Silverstreaks advance to the section semifinals to face No. 3 Benson, who defeated No. 6 Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta...
October 11, 2016 - 10:43am