Travis Gulbrandson


Travis Gulbrandson covers several beats, including Osakis School Board and Osakis City Council, along with the Brandon-Evansville School Board. His focus will also be on crime and court news.

Gulbrandson graduated from the University of South Dakota with a bachelor's degree in contemporary media and journalism. He has worked at newspapers in South Dakota, Colorado and New Mexico, covering such topics as crime and courts, city news and education to name a few.

Gulbrandson can be contacted at or by calling 320-763-1227, ext. 7227.

A statement by Shannon Owen was read by her husband's cousin at a news conference Thursday at the Pope County Courthouse
The medical examiner determined that Bryan Nygard, 34, of Cyrus, died from multiple gunshot wounds. The initial investigation shows he began firing on officers when he was informed of his arrest.
John Flink killed his parents, William and Ida, and his brother Edwin on their family farm. Another brother, Fred, found their bodies.
A discovery made in the lab sparked the creation of Anatomic Inc., which sells human stem cell-derived sensory neurons to pharmaceutical companies for the possible creation of new, nonaddictive painkillers.
Many programs providing employment and day enrichment supports had to shut down at the start of the pandemic.
Jeff Roste has 35,000 Marshmallow Mitts in a warehouse, and 35,000 Hot Dog Mitts coming in July.
Dasha Shyroka and Emma Stuewe, along with Emma's mother Rhonda, are selling T-shirts and awareness ribbons in an effort to provide a visual reminder of what's going on in Ukraine.