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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Halloween happenings scheduled in lakes area
Pequot Lakes man dies after boat capsizes
Senate District 10: Ruud, Stenglein talk about priorities
Senate District 9: Gazelka, Weinerman disagree on some issues
Nolan visits Pine River
[KLICK GALLERY] Pequot Lakes Volleybal vs. Crosby-Ironton
Tigers split Brainerd Invite games
PL 8th grade team takes first
Trap teams ranked 2nd through 3 weeks
Hockey: Stars split series with Ice Hawks
Ervin E. "Ernie" Kouba
Tony J. Gilles
Paul Alexander Geiger
Nisswa, Pequot Lakes firefighters promote fire safety
'She Loves Me' features lonely hearts, eccentrics: Play to be staged in Pequot Lakes
Plenty of pumpkins
Reminders-Oct. 20, 2016
Calendar of events-Oct. 20, 2016
The Last Windrow: The old trapper, the last season
Letter to the editor: Promote Indigenous People's Day
Letter to the editor: It requires maturity to be president
Letter to the editor: Norgaard for Crosslake mayor
Letter to the editor: Get up and dance!
letters to the editor
Wedding Announced: Taylor James Breen and Katie Marie Embertson
49th Birthday: Wanda Gallagher
60th Wedding Anniversary: Bill and Evelyn Matthies
80th Birthday: Jerry Campbell
80th Birthday: Tom Malloy
Nisswa dentist to buy Halloween candy from children
Earn cash for your candy and support a soldier. This Halloween, trick-or-treaters can bring their excess candy to Nisswa Smiles from 3-5 p.m....
1 hour 32 min ago
October 19, 2016
Nisswa: Residents attend sex offender notification meeting
About 25 Nisswa residents gathered Monday, Oct. 17, at a community-wide notification meeting to learn about Level 3 predatory offender Thomas Richard Erickson, who is set to be released from prison and move to rural Nisswa on Oct. 31. Sarah Hustad, community notification coordinator...
October 19, 2016 - 8:36am
October 17, 2016
Diana Jones to make concert series debut Oct. 28
Award-winning singer-songwriter Diana Jones will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, for a Grassroots Concerts debut in the Live Well Nightclub...
October 17, 2016 - 8:32am
October 16, 2016
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Oct. 20 at Cragun's
The Nisswa Women's Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Oct. 20, at Cragun's Legacy. This is a location change from the 2016 directory. Social time will begin at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at noon. This month's program is "How a Scholarship Made Me Succeed in my Career Path,"...
October 16, 2016 - 9:23am
Letter to the editor: Is the design team worth it?
In reference to the article in the Echo Journal on Sept. 15, 2016, titled "Design team has helped Nisswa and Crosby," I would like to comment on the Nisswa portions. Quoting the article, "One concept the design team came up with to boost that economic vitality was the idea of 'small...
opinion/letters to the editor
October 16, 2016 - 9:21am
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
Nolan to speak at Cass & Crow Wing County DFL fall dinner
The 14th annual Cass & Crow Wing County DFL fall dinner is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Nisswa American Legion. Social hour will begin at 4:30 p.m. with a program and dinner to follow. Congressional Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., will be the keynote speaker, and Minnesota Attorney...
October 12, 2016 - 11:36am
Legendary fishing guides reunite: Nisswa Guides League going strong for nearly 50 years
The Norway Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa was abuzz with fish stories and laughter Sunday, Oct. 9. What else would you expect when 20 current...
October 12, 2016 - 9:17am
October 11, 2016
Nisswa man convicted of abusing boys for decades, getting out of prison
A 74-year-old man sentenced in 2013 for sexually abusing young boys over several decades at his Nisswa home is getting out of prison. Thomas...
October 11, 2016 - 8:39am
October 5, 2016
Roy Lake Connection to close Monday
The short segment of Roy Lake Connection east of Highway 371 to Lower Cullen Road in Nisswa closed Monday, Oct. 3. Access to Nisswa will be maintained via Lower Cullen Road to the north. The business directional sign was moved to this location. This closure is needed to install drainage...
October 5, 2016 - 3:15pm
October 4, 2016
Extrand experiences Spanish culture
Aden Extrand has participated in the Concordia Language Villages program by attending a one-week session at El Lago del Bosque, the Spanish Language...
October 4, 2016 - 8:08am
October 3, 2016
Mosaic mirror workshop scheduled in Nisswa
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers a mosaic mirror workshop from 6-8:45 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 6 and 13, at Wind and Water Glass studio in Nisswa. Instructors are Laura and Al Paycer. The fee is $45 for registration, with a $30 supply fee paid to the instructors the first day of...
October 3, 2016 - 8:29am
October 1, 2016
[KLICK GALLERY] Fundraiser for Miles Weske
Nisswa school held a fundraiser for Miles Weske Friday, Sept. 30, who was injured in a North Memorial Air Care helicopter crash on Sept. 17....
October 1, 2016 - 10:49am
September 30, 2016
Fall harvest potluck planned Oct. 4 at Nisswa church
The Creation Care Team at Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa, will host its fall harvest potluck from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the church's Celebration Center. Prairie Bay Restaurant will cater provolone stuffed organic chicken with mushroom cream sauce. Bring a dish to share...
September 30, 2016 - 10:17am
Guest Editorial: Why I voted yes to pass the road assessment policy
Dear residents of Nisswa, I am writing to you to explain why I voted yes to pass the road assessment policy. This started with the idea of taking a look at our roads and coming up with a financial plan for the future. This includes identifying the needs now and in the future. To start...
September 30, 2016 - 10:10am