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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 13
For the record
Suspect jailed in fatal shooting in northwestern Minnesota
44th Ave. extension gets green light
Firefighter honored at council meeting
Volleyball: Three Knights named All-Pheasant Conference
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Baseball: Stockert ready for any role as he signs with NDSU
Paschka inks with Augustana in track
Girls hockey: Cardinals bounce back with shutout at Moorhead
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Gary A. Fjoslien
1918: Soldier writes home
Letter to the Editor: People in Alexandria are decent, incredible
Letter to the Editor: Foster Grandparent Program delivers benefits
An Echo Press Editorial: Eye-opening facts about townships
Letter to the Editor: Be kind toward our president
4-H holds county competition
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
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Land rent workshop set
'The Empire' rises on North Broadway: Eyesore property gets new look
'Remember to look up': Power company offers safety tips
hires and promotions
on the street
October 19, 2018
Three fire departments battle field fire
Firefighters from three departments battled a bean field fire southeast of Osakis Thursday, Oct. 18. At about 4 p.m, the Douglas County Communications Center received a 911 call about a field on fire near 13461 East Cemetary Road SE in Orange Township. The Osakis Fire Department responded...
October 19, 2018 - 8:36am
October 17, 2018
Sunday liquor falls a little flat: Some towns skip it; others report mixed success
A Minnesota law that allows liquor stores to sell liquor on Sundays has been in place for a little over a year. Is it everything it was cracked...
October 17, 2018 - 5:57am
September 27, 2018
Burglary suspect arrested in Osakis
A 30-year-old man from Bismarck, North Dakota, was charged with felony possession of burglary tools after he was arrested near the Heritage Apartments...
September 27, 2018 - 5:54pm
September 15, 2018
Investigators identify man accused of shooting Minnesota officer with arrow
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Authorities have identified the man suspected of shooting a Stearns County deputy with an arrow. Ramey James Olson,...
September 15, 2018 - 10:14pm
September 13, 2018
UPDATE: More details emerge in arrow shooting: Suspect is from Osakis/Alexandria area
An incident that started in Osakis and ended in Sauk Centre Thursday left a Stearns County deputy with a shot in the forearm by an arrow and...
September 13, 2018 - 6:14pm
September 8, 2018
Moonshine Madness takes over downtown Osakis
The fifth annual Moonshine Madness festival came to life on Saturday in downtown Osakis. The event featured chainsaw carvings, inflatables, live...
September 8, 2018 - 12:57pm
September 7, 2018
Road work to begin on County Road 3: Detours set up
Reconstruction of County Road 3, between County Road 10 and County Road 71 north of Osakis, will begin Monday, Sept. 10. According to Douglas...
September 7, 2018 - 1:43pm
July 17, 2018
Roddin' Round the Lake draws big crowd
It was a hot and steamy sunshine-filled Saturday for the 27th annual Roddin' Round the Lake Show-n-Shine car show. The Roddin' Round the Lake...
July 17, 2018 - 4:30pm
July 2, 2018
Driver injured in crash near Osakis
A 38-year-old man was injured in a one-vehicle crash off Interstate 94, east of Osakis Monday, July 2.
July 2, 2018 - 9:39pm
June 30, 2018
A booming Fourth of July weekend
Whether you're looking to catch firework displays, sun rays or candy this Fourth of July, Douglas County will be hopping with Independence Day-related...
June 30, 2018 - 10:19am
June 4, 2018
They are the future: Class of 2018 receives diplomas
Go out and explore and don’t be afraid to try new things. Derek Hetland, Osakis High School senior, shared that advice with his fellow classmates...
June 4, 2018 - 12:09pm
May 16, 2018
Stolen property suspect fails to appear at sentencing
A warrant was issued on Wednesday, May 9, for a 28-year-old Evansville man who is charged with three felonies — possessing stolen property,...
May 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 9, 2018
Man sentenced for leaving meth syringes near children
An Osakis man was sentenced May 2 in Douglas County District Court for leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia, including needles, a pipe and syringes,...
May 9, 2018 - 10:42am
April 25, 2018
Herberger's founded in Osakis by 19-year-old
Herberger's first opened its doors in Alexandria in 1963. But the company got its start in 1890 when George F. Herberger and his brother, Frank,...
April 25, 2018 - 12:21pm
April 10, 2018
Woman sentenced for leaving meth needles near children
An Osakis woman was sentenced April 4 in Douglas County District Court for leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia, including needles, a pipe and syringes, near her children. Jessica Jean Wagner, 28, who entered a guilty plea, was ordered to serve 60 days in jail and placed on supervised...
April 10, 2018 - 6:33pm