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Update: Two charged with manslaughter in Hlinsky death
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Track and field: Lesnar’s school record paces seventh-place finish at true team state
Sports schedule for Saturday, May 19
Adapted bowling: Cardinals continue to shine at the state tournament
Baseball: Panthers sit at .500 but hopeful they can rekindle some playoff magic
Softball: WCA wraps up regular season with 16 wins
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Special regulations trump new pike zone rules
John "Jack" Burns
Ervin Jerome Hagen
OUR TURN: County workers rise above stress
LETTER: Bombing explanation shelters Trump
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
LETTER: Another nail in coffin of local business
LETTER: Quran filled with inconsistencies
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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August 18, 2012
Sideswipe crash near Osakis shuts down I-94 lanes Friday
August 18, 2012 - 1:53pm
August 1, 2012
Host parent encourages others to host exchange students
Fifteen times a host parent, Osakis resident Marilyne Morisette looks forward to the arrival of her 16th international student this fall. "It's so nice to have someone in the home who has a different culture, to share life with them," she said. Morisette loves the international...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Hoelscher is new boys' basketball coach in Osakis
Alexandria's Matt Hoelscher has known he wanted to be a head coach since his days playing for former Cardinal boys' basketball coach John Holsten at Jefferson High School. Now at age 31, Hoelscher will get that chance after taking over as the head boys' basketball coach in Osakis....
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2012
Osakis murder-suicide cause of deaths released
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has released the causes of death for two individuals who died in April in a murder-suicide case. Sharon Christina Love, 38, was found dead in her Alexandria home on April 19. Love's death has been ruled a homicide; a result of multiple traumatic...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Man injured in Todd County buggy crash
June 28, 2012 - 10:38am
June 25, 2012
Sauk Centre man pinned under car in West Union
June 25, 2012 - 10:13am
June 22, 2012
Osakis Festival promises fun for all ages
Osakis will be abuzz with excitement surrounding a great line-up of activities scheduled for the 44th annual Osakis Festival June 21-24. There...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Amateur radio club to operate from Lake Osakis this weekend
The local Runestone Amateur Radio Club will be operating from Battle Point Park on the east side of Lake Osakis this weekend, June 23-24. The field day will include the Todd County emergency communications portable station as well as several stations from local amateur radio operators...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
June 18, 2012
E-charging triggers change at Osakis Police Department
Douglas County commissioners approved a renewed contract with the Osakis Police Department (OPD) that will streamline record keeping. E-charging, an initiative from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, has been implemented in Douglas County.
June 18, 2012 - 4:10pm
June 13, 2012
4-H members 'Share the Fun'
4-H members from Douglas County participated in the annual Share-the-Fun program at Osakis Public Schools Auditorium on Sunday, April 15. The Douglas County 4-H Share-the-Fun program is a talent and skit event involving all ages of youth ages kindergarten through one year post high...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 12, 2012
Brooks sentenced to 35 years in Osakis murder
Jeffery Allen Brooks, 53, of Alexandria was sentenced to 35 years in prison today for murdering Diane Fortenberry of Osakis in May 2011. Todd...
June 12, 2012 - 3:09pm
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