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Police Blotter - March 25, 2017
Camp Ripley: Striking first before wildfire season
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Peterson's demands too pricy for some NFL teams
Dahlberg earns all-state honorable mention
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Watch: MN team wins with half-court heave
Barbara "Barb" A. Berg
Peter A. Smude
Thousands share their charm in Crosslake
Pages from the Past - March 23, 2017
Card games: March 20, 2017
Senior Menus: March 20-24, 2017
Pages from the Past-March 19, 2017
Columnist comes out, reveals he's WGFWAF
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
American wines are gaining in popularity
From the Lefthand Corner: Health care assurance, not health care insurance
Vogt's Notes: A conflicted time of life
letters to the editor
Births-March 12, 2017
Nisswa: City won't pursue cat ordinance, hears about new animal shelter
The city of Nisswa will not pursue a cat ordinance, the council decided Wednesday, Feb. 15, in response to a November request from the Heartland...
February 25, 2017 - 8:09pm
February 24, 2017
Nisswa: Council gives OK for dynamic display signs - in highway business district only
The Nisswa City Council on Wednesday, Feb. 15, approved four ordinance amendments relating to: dynamic display signs in the highway business...
February 24, 2017 - 11:52am
January 12, 2017
Nisswa: New mayor assures staff of no major upcoming changes
At the end of an annual reorganizational meeting Tuesday, Jan. 3, that proved tense at times, new Nisswa Mayor Fred Heidmann assured city staff...
January 12, 2017 - 10:31pm
Nisswa: Council appointments not made without conflict
Some Nisswa City Council members took issue with new Mayor Fred Heidmann's suggested appointments of liaisons to the planning and zoning department...
January 12, 2017 - 10:30pm
January 2, 2017
Nisswa: Council approves increased levy, raises firefighter retirement pay
The Nisswa City Council approved an increased budget and general revenue tax levy for 2017 and raised the retirement pay for firefighters at...
January 2, 2017 - 10:15am
November 9, 2016
Nisswa: Heidmann tops Jacobson for mayor by 33 votes
Two current Nisswa City Council members vied for the mayor's position, and Fred Heidmann came out on top by 33 votes Tuesday, Nov. 8, to lead...
November 9, 2016 - 12:28am
October 27, 2016
Nisswa: Candidates talk about new park, assessments, relationships
More than 40 people turned out Tuesday, Oct. 18, to hear what two Nisswa mayoral candidates and four city council candidates had to say at a candidate forum at the Nisswa Community Center. Incumbent council candidate Gary Johnson was unable to attend because of a work commitment....
October 27, 2016 - 10:30am
October 12, 2016
Candidate forum set Tuesday in Nisswa
Meet the candidates for Nisswa City Council positions from 6:50-8:20 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Nisswa Community Center. Candidates include: • Mayor candidates: Fred Heidmann and Don Jacobson. • City council candidates: Bill Cruz, Mike Hoff, Gary Johnson, John Ryan and Gregg...
October 12, 2016 - 2:50pm
October 4, 2016
Nisswa Chamber to host candidate forum Oct. 18
Shawn Hansen, president/CEO of the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce, announces that the chamber will host a candidate forum for the upcoming election for the city of Nisswa at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Nisswa Community Center (located at 25628 Main St. in downtown Nisswa). Doors will...
October 4, 2016 - 8:07am
September 29, 2016
Voters Guide: Nisswa City Council
Nisswa Mayor Elect 1 Fred Heidmann Don Jacobson Name: Fred Heidmann Position sought: Nisswa mayor Why are you running for office? Provide clear,...
September 29, 2016 - 12:52pm
August 27, 2016
Nisswa: Road assessment policy discussion becomes heated
After discussion became heated over a proposed assessment policy for road improvements Wednesday, Aug. 17, the Nisswa City Council tabled action...
August 27, 2016 - 11:12am
August 6, 2014
Letters to the Editor: It's only money
At the end of the month have you often wondered where all that money in your paycheck went? If you're like most people, it went to pay the mortgage, insurance, taxes, food, gas, medical and the list goes on and on. Well, have you ever wondered just where all your tax money goes?...
opinion/letters to the editor
August 6, 2014 - 2:24pm
June 26, 2014
Questionable action in Nisswa
Things at the Nisswa City Council are getting more interesting day by day. Perhaps "interesting" is not the right word; confusing, disappointing and outright dismay would be more appropriate. Case in point was action (or inaction) taken by the council on June 18 on a recommendation...
opinion/letters to the editor
June 26, 2014 - 2:43pm