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Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, June 26
To vape or not to vape
Why doesn't Alexandria have a veterans memorial?
Council acts on barrier request during concerts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Baseball: Alex Junior Legion Black team takes Perham title
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
Softball: Okerlund wins Pheasant Conference MVP, McNamara COY
Rose wins MGA Senior Players Championship
Ending with a bang: Knight, Nohre lead local shooters at state
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Wanda Jean Tramm
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 11, 2012
Fire destroys two cabins in Osakis
June 11, 2012 - 10:59am
June 1, 2012
Exhibitors sought for 9th annual Quilts Along the Trail show
On Saturday, September 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Osakis will host the 9th annual Quilts Along the Trail show. It will take place along the Central Lakes Trail in downtown Osakis. The event showcases the talent and skills of central Minnesota quilters. It is free and open to the public....
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Elim Lutheran Church presents Sweetwater Revival Saturday, May 19
Elim Lutheran Church in rural Osakis will present Sweetwater Revival, a female southern gospel quartet, on Saturday, May 19 at 4 p.m. The concert...
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Osakis hires new police chief
Chad Gulbranson, a 12-year veteran of the Osakis Police Department (OPD), officially became Osakis' chief law enforcement officer on April 2...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
No plea change for Brooks
A last ditch effort to avoid a prison term by Jeffrey Allan Brooks, who pleaded guilty to the second degree murder of Diane Fortenberry, 52,...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
Officer's outstanding career efforts honored
"People skills" is an important characteristic for most jobs, but for someone working in the corrections industry it's critical. Local correctional...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Bible conference set at Elim Church
A Bible conference, The Next Awakening, is set for Saturday, April 28 at 1 p.m. at Elim Lutheran Church, 16397 41st Avenue in Osakis. Tim Tinglestad will be the featured speaker. He graduated from law school, served as an assistant Beltrami County attorney, was in private practice...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
UPDATE: Alexandria woman killed, Osakis man found dead Friday afternoon
UPDATE - Friday, April 20 at 2:30 p.m. An Alexandria woman was found dead in her home Thursday and this afternoon, authorities reported that...
April 20, 2012 - 7:39am
April 18, 2012
Osakis woman battles rare form of cancer
In an instant, everything changed for a 38-year-old Osakis woman and mother of three. After coping with bouts of abdominal pain for about five...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Osakis Prom 2012
Osakis Prom 2012 kicked off with a stunning grand march Friday evening. The couples were brimming with excitement as the young ladies donned beautiful gowns and young men wore handsomely dapper tuxedos. The crowd swooned with delight as each couple took center stage and glimmered...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Osakis drug bust turns up meth, guns, cash
Two local men face drug charges after they were arrested in a drug bust Wednesday, March 14 in Osakis. John Hinderschied, 27, of Alexandria...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 15, 2012
Two men arrested in Osakis drug bust March 14
Two local men face drug charges after they were arrested in a drug bust Wednesday, March 14 in Osakis. According to the West Central Minnesota...
March 15, 2012 - 1:32pm
March 7, 2012
Out & About: All 'fore' fun
A brisk Saturday morning out on the ice was the perfect setting for a can't-help-but-laugh event that raises money for Osakis Fire Department....
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Spaghetti for a skatepark
This Sunday, with a plate of spaghetti and silent auction bids, area residents can help local Girl Scouts Bria Nienaber and Brooke Waldorf earn...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Hearing set in murder case
A murder suspect's request to change his plea is delaying the case. Jeffrey Allan Brooks, 52, of Alexandria, was scheduled to be sentenced in Todd County District Court on Monday, February 13. That didn't happen. Instead, a hearing about his motion to withdraw his guilty plea is...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am