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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
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DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
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IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
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On The Street
April 29, 2016
Silverstreaks assist preschoolers on Earth Day
When the Osakis Silverstreaks decided they wanted to help out in the community, they asked Osakis Preschool teacher Jan Campbell if there was...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 6, 2016
Wrestling: Osakis falls at OTC
The Osakis wrestling team ran into a buzz saw on the road as Ottertail Central ran away with a 54-16 win in a dual on Tuesday night in Battle Lake. Osakis led after the 106-pound match when Nathan Kulzer won a 6-0 decision. That's where the momentum ended as the Bulldogs took a forfeit...
January 6, 2016 - 11:41am
December 23, 2015
Boys basketball: Tigers pull ahead late on Osakis
The Osakis boys basketball team hung with Browerville-Eagle Valley for much of the night, but the Tigers (6-1, 4-0 Prairie) pulled ahead in the second half for a 77-50 victory on Tuesday in Browerville. "The score does not dictate how good of a game this was for us until the last...
December 23, 2015 - 2:32pm
December 21, 2015
Chargers claim Kimball tourney title, Streaks split
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team claimed the Kimball Area Tournament championship after winning a pair of games over this past weekend. The Chargers defeated Kimball Area 63-53 on Saturday night after holding off Osakis 61-56 on Friday evening. Sophomore point guard...
December 21, 2015 - 12:38pm
December 4, 2015
Streaks fall in overtime defensive bout
The Osakis boys basketball team lost a low-scoring game on the road on Thursday night as Long Prairie-Grey Eagle won 38-36 in overtime. "We had a playoff type atmosphere in our game where every possession was crucial for each team," Osakis head coach Matt Hoelscher said. "Our guys...
December 4, 2015 - 12:57pm
November 30, 2015
Osakis wrestlers fifth at opening tournament
The Osakis wrestling team opened up its season with a fifth-place finish at the Sauk Centre-Melrose Early Bird Invite last Wednesday. The Silverstreaks finished with 95 points. Rocori won the meet with 199, while Sartell-St. Stephen (190) and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg (177) rounded...
November 30, 2015 - 9:51am
November 26, 2015
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
The Osakis girls basketball team has been no stranger to recent success. The Streaks have posted three consecutive 20-win seasons after finishing...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
Osakis wrestling: Lightweight reliance
The Osakis wrestling team has entered its transition stage after losing six seniors and four state meet participants from a year ago. The...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
6AA Volleyball: Osakis gets shot at Sauk Centre after sweep of Pierz
The Osakis volleyball team had one thing on its mind heading into the 6AA-North quarterfinals on Thursday night – earn a shot at top-seeded...
October 30, 2015 - 9:11am
October 23, 2015
Osakis CC: Four Streaks earn All-CMC honors
The Osakis cross country teams were running in their first-ever Central Minnesota Conference championship meet and finished in the top half of...
October 23, 2015 - 12:34pm
October 19, 2015
Osakis netters go 2-2 at Sartell
The Osakis volleyball team traveled to Sartell-St. Stephen over its break from school last week to test itself at the Sartell-St. Stephen Tournament on Thursday. The Silverstreaks came home with a 2-2 record from the event, beating Mound Westonka and Foley 2-0 before falling 2-1...
October 19, 2015 - 11:18am
Lakers reshuffle lineup to upset Osakis
The top-seeded Osakis girls tennis team had its season end in heartbreak last Wednesday as second-seeded Minnewaska beat the Silverstreaks in...
October 19, 2015 - 11:08am
October 15, 2015
Minnewaska upsets Osakis tennis in 6A title match
The top-seeded Osakis girls tennis team had its season end in heartbreak on Wednesday as second-seeded Minnewaska beat the Silverstreaks in the Section 6A title match. Osakis had beaten the Lakers 7-0 earlier in the season, but Minnewaska had its lineup ready to go for a rematch....
October 15, 2015 - 10:48am
October 14, 2015
Streaks with fourth straight in sweep at Royalton
The Osakis volleyball team won its fourth straight match to improve to 8-1 in Prairie Conference play after a sweep at Royalton on Monday night. The win wrapped up the North half of the Prairie Conference championship for the Silverstreaks. Long Prairie-Grey Eagle is 6-3 in league...
October 14, 2015 - 10:24am
October 13, 2015
Cross country: Streaks battle tough weather conditions at Royalton
The Osakis cross country teams faced some cold and windy conditions at Royalton on Monday night and came home with a fourth-place finish for...
October 13, 2015 - 5:18pm