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MN Capitol notebook: The budget fights begin, 'early win' faces turmoil in St. Paul
Eastbound I-94 near Barnesville reopens
Law Enforcement Blotter: Feb. 19-21
Douglas County Board approves contracts with Miltona, Evansville
Priest says 'fear has overtaken' him since attack
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Shorthanded UND knocks off Minnesota Duluth
Boys basketball: Panthers position themselves for a playoff push after 19th win
WATCH: Minnesota Gophers' hockey press conference for Feb. 22.
Sports schedule for Friday, Feb. 22
Boys basketball: Knights create some distance from B-E in 6A matchup
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....
Dylan Kriese- Rachel Jones
Wildlife weather the winter
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
Mike Frisch: A look ahead
Big tullibee pulled through the ice on the Alexandria Chain
Fishing For the Cure sets sights high
June Ella Davis
Eva Mae Strazzabosco
Ellsworth L. Molden
Michael "Mike" Rooney
Kenneth "Ken" R. Kloubec
Letter to the Editor: An ode to a winter bird
In the Know: A seamless transfer of degrees
1994: Alexandria restricts smoking on city property
Letter to the Editor: Leading from the heart can be unwise
An Echo Press Editorial: Sunny news about jobs
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
Cancer, company create crowd at ice fishing event
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Heartland researchers published nationally
Family makes tough decision to sell cows
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February 4, 2019
Grants aid area fire departments: Money will help buy new washers, dryers
Last year, the Osakis Fire Department went on 47 calls. Each time, whether it was an actual fire or not, firefighters were required to wear their...
February 4, 2019 - 6:12am
December 20, 2018
'Loud boom' precedes garage fire
A homeowner in Orange Township heard a "loud boom" prior to discovering his garage was on fire Wednesday night in Orange Township. Charles Maher...
December 20, 2018 - 7:04am
August 30, 2018
Update: Crash on CR 82 causes injuries w/video
Five people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on County Road 82. The crash happened between Nelson...
August 30, 2018 - 4:44pm
June 2, 2017
UPDATE: Drivers identified in two-vehicle crash near Osakis
A woman was briefly trapped in a pickup truck after a two-vehicle crash near Osakis on Thursday morning. The crash happened about 8 a.m. at...
June 2, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 8, 2017
Tournament supports Osakis firefighters
The wind made for some difficult conditions Saturday for the 13th annual Ice Golf Tournament and Osakis Fire Department Fundraiser. With warmer...
March 8, 2017 - 7:00am
October 10, 2012
Area children learn about fire dangers
As part of National Fire Prevention Week, the Alexandria and Osakis Fire Departments hosted open houses this week. Children of all ages turned...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Home, belongings destroyed in fire
A local family lost their home and belongings in a fire December 8. The house fire was reported around 5:30 p.m.
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Osakis Fire Department completes dry fire hydrant project
As the final step in completion of a dry hydrant on Lake Osakis, a sign was installed last week to inform the public about the project and the...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Osakis pulls together for family: Neighbors help the Maus family recover from barn fire in dairy operation during baby's birth
When he drove his wife to the hospital July 13, the last thing on James Maus' mind was his cows. Yet while the young Osakis dairy farmer and...
August 12, 2009 - 12:05am
August 5, 2009
Osakis firefighters batte three fires in past two weeks
There's been a lot of smoke in Osakis lately. Osakis firefighters battled a barn fire, cabin fire and grass fire during the past two weeks. In addition, a Leslie Township building was burned to the ground in an apparent arson fire. Cows lost in barn fire An Osakis dairy operation...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am