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Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
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Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
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IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
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Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
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On The Street
June 30, 2016
Softball: Osakis' Silbernick all-stater, Prairie MVP
The Osakis softball team celebrated a 14-8 season with its annual end-of-year awards banquet. Senior shortstop Jenna Fearing was named the Silverstreaks'...
June 30, 2016 - 9:33am
May 27, 2016
Softball: Osakis fights to the last out as season ends
The Osakis softball team fought to the last out on Thursday night, but saw its season come to an end in a 9-8 loss to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in the bottom half of the bracket of the 6AA tournament. The Thunder won in walk-off fashion to take a 9-8 game after Osakis had knocked off...
May 27, 2016 - 10:53am
May 18, 2016
Softball: Osakis gets home playoff game as fourth seed
The Osakis softball team will host a home playoff game this Friday at 4:30 p.m. after getting the fourth seed in the 6AA-North tournament. The Silverstreaks (12-6) will take on fifth-seeded Staples-Motley (8-10). The winner of that game will get top-seeded Pequot Lakes (18-2) in Alexandria...
May 18, 2016 - 2:06pm
Softball: Raiders end Streaks' regular season on a down note
The Osakis softball team wrapped up its regular season with a 17-10 loss against Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale on Tuesday night after splitting a doubleheader with Browerville-Eagle Valley on Monday. The Silverstreaks lost a 13-11 game in the nightcap to the Tigers after winning 12-4 in...
May 18, 2016 - 11:41am
May 16, 2016
Softball: Silverstreaks sweep split-doubleheader
The Osakis softball team swept a split doubleheader last Thursday with a 12-7 victory at Swanville in the early game and a 21-0 five-inning win...
May 16, 2016 - 10:15am
May 4, 2016
Softball: Silverstreaks split with Royalton
The Osakis softball team split a Prairie Conference home doubleheader with Royalton on Tuesday. The Silverstreaks (8-3, 4-1 Prairie) were edged 7-6 in a game resumed from a suspended contest back in early April before exploding offensively for an 11-2 victory over the Royals (5-3,...
May 4, 2016 - 12:59pm
April 29, 2016
Softball: Osakis holds off Sauk Centre in 6AA battle
The Osakis softball team completed a two-win week on Friday night in a 7-4 victory over a section opponent in Sauk Centre. The Silverstreaks...
April 29, 2016 - 9:54pm
Softball: Osakis cruises past Upsala to sixth win
After two weather postponements earlier in the week, the Osakis softball team got a game in on Thursday and made quick work of Upsala in a 14-1 win in five innings. Jenna Fearing provided a lot of the offense with three hits that included a triple to go along with four RBIs. Morgan...
April 29, 2016 - 9:19am
April 27, 2016
Osakis' young arms building trust
The Osakis softball team has compiled nine or more runs in four of its five victories so far this season. While an active offense has highlighted...
April 27, 2016 - 12:00am
April 25, 2016
Softball: Osakis ends long week with 2-2 mark
A marathon week for the Osakis softball team (5-2) wrapped up by the Silverstreaks taking care of Swanville in a 15-2 game after falling to state-ranked Pequot Lakes on the road 7-0 last Thursday. It was two of four road games last week for Osakis that saw the team finish that stretch...
April 25, 2016 - 10:11am
April 18, 2016
Softball: Osakis cruises to 3-0
The Osakis softball team has been on its game early this spring, outscoring teams 26-8 on the way to a perfect 3-0 start to the season after...
April 18, 2016 - 9:51am
April 15, 2016
Softball: Early runs hold up for Osakis
The Osakis softball team moved to 2-0 on the young season by holding on for a 4-2 win over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Thursday night. The Silverstreaks scored three in the top of the first, and that proved to be enough. The Thunder responded with two of its own in the bottom of the...
April 15, 2016 - 11:36am
April 5, 2016
Softball: Osakis comes out hitting in opener
The Osakis softball team never trailed in its season opener on Monday night and used a couple of three-run innings to secure a 9-6 win over Melrose. It was a 5-3 Osakis lead entering the sixth inning when the Silverstreaks scored three runs to gain some insurance. Ana Chisholm had...
April 5, 2016 - 11:30am
May 4, 2015
Osakis defeats 6AA opponent Minnewaska with bats
A four-run third inning by the Osakis softball team got its offense rolling in a 12-3 victory over Minnewaska on Monday. The Lakers came into...
May 4, 2015 - 8:06pm
April 23, 2015
Browerville takes possession of Prairie lead with win over Osakis
The Osakis and Browerville-Eagle Valley softball teams came into Thursday’s matchup with undefeated records in Prairie Conference play. After...
April 23, 2015 - 8:41pm