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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Nisswa dentist to pay cash for candy
Walker church to serve Hunters Feast Nov. 8
Ruud attends Great Lakes Commission annual meeting
Township seats on general election ballot
Police Blotter - October 30
Detroit Lakes rolls past Patriots
Pete's Point: Attendance increases for improved North Stars
Garai claims girls’ title at Birch Tree
Tigers fall to Lake Park-Audubon 32-18 in Fargodome
Wiebolt chosen Patriots' MVP
William H. Erickson
Kathryn Kay (Thompson) Bergman
Becky L. Savey
Inspiration: Planet of the Apes
Maple Hill church to host Fall & Deer Hunters Dinner
Crosslake Lutheran Church to sponsor viewing of 'The Typist' onNov. 6
Brainerd Christian Women's Connection to meet Nov. 7
Looking Back - October 23
Tiger Talk: Your vote counts!
Letters to the Editor: Send John Ward back to Capitol
Letters to the Editor: My vote goes to Paul Thiede
Letters to the Editor: Voting independently is not a wasted vote
Letters to the Editor: Politicians should tell truth
letters to the editor
Larson, Tarara wed
Births - October 16
October 22, 2014
Nisswa: Security cameras likely to be installed at recycling center
Abuse at the Nisswa recycling area likely will result in security cameras being installed there, the Nisswa City Council learned Wednesday, Oct. 15. "People are starting to abuse the recycling center again already, contaminating the metal bin with plastics ..." said Tom Blomer, city...
October 22, 2014 - 2:32pm
Nisswa: City hires PZ administrator
The city of Nisswa has a new planning and zoning administrator after hiring Justin Burslie on Wednesday, Oct. 15. Burslie, who has worked for the past five years as a planner with Community Growth Institute based in Brainerd, will start Nov. 3 at $45,000 per year, with that salary...
October 22, 2014 - 2:28pm
Grand View Lodge wins Business Excellence Award
Grand View Lodge in Nisswa, which will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2016, won the Brainerd Lakes Chamber's Business Excellence Award on Monday, Oct. 20. The other two finalist businesses honored at the chamber's annual dinner at Breezy Point Resort were MaxBotix south of...
October 22, 2014 - 2:10pm
October 17, 2014
News of the North - Elections are here
Guess what time it is? That's right – election time! NOTN is back at an exciting time. Shamp's Meat Market is closing after almost 50 years in business and Bob Spizzo has been inducted in to the Hospitality Hall of Fame.
October 17, 2014 - 5:35pm
October 15, 2014
Carlson Hardware launches $1,000 Shopping Giveaway
Carlson Hardware in Nisswa is now accepting entries for a $1,000 Shopping Giveaway. One winner, selected at random, will receive $1,000 in merchandise from Carlson Hardware. The contest ends Nov. 15. Full details about the $1,000 giveaway are available at Carlson Hardware. Entries...
news / business
October 15, 2014 - 5:13pm
October 13, 2014
Nisswa Fire Department Open House
The Nisswa Fire Department opened its doors to the public on Saturday, Oct. 11, for an open house, allowing people to see the trucks and letting...
October 13, 2014 - 10:06am
October 9, 2014
Nisswa School donates $1,231
For one week in September, Nisswa Elementary School staff and students raised funds for the United Way. The student council members went up and down the hallways at the start of each day, collecting money students brought in to donate. Through that effort, Nisswa elementary students...
news / education
October 9, 2014 - 2:36pm
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Oct. 16
The Nisswa Women's Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Oct. 16, beginning with a social time at 11:30 a.m.and lunch at noon with the program to follow at Grand View Lodge in the Heritage Room, Main Lodge. Those who attend are advised to carpool, if possible, because parking...
October 9, 2014 - 1:27pm
October 8, 2014
Nisswa Fire Department open house is Saturday
The Nisswa Fire Department will host an open house from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at the fire hall. There will be kitchen fire and fire extinguisher demonstrations, a smokehouse and bouncy house. North Air Care, Department of Natural Resources and State Patrol will be featured. There...
October 8, 2014 - 2:22pm
Police Blotter - October 9
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department CRASHES: Report on Oct. 3 at 4:28 p.m. of a property damage crash on Fork Lane in Merrifield. Report on Oct. 5 at 7:31 p.m. of a personal injury motorcycle crash on State Highway 6 and Bay Drive in Emily. FIRE: Report on Oct. 1 at 8:41 p.m....
October 8, 2014 - 2:04pm
Nisswa to look into sewer system expansion
The Nisswa City Council agreed Monday, Oct. 6, to look into expanding the city's sewer system. The council wants to determine several expansion options, costs and how to pay those costs. Council member Gregg Sellner was absent. The Monday meeting was scheduled for council and planning...
October 8, 2014 - 10:56am
October 1, 2014
Police Blotter - October 2
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department THEFTS: Report on Sept. 25 at 5:59 p.m. of a theft on Ross Point Road in Nisswa. Report on Sept. 27 at 9:58 p.m. of a theft on Taylor Lake Lane in Merrifield. Nisswa Police Department SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE: Report on Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. of suspicious...
October 1, 2014 - 3:39pm
Reminders - October 2
Grassroots Concert on tap Friday in Nisswa Germaine Gemberling and Rich Mattson will be the next performers in the Grassroots Concerts series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at the Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar in Nisswa. Admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for children...
October 1, 2014 - 3:23pm
Nisswa council, planning commission to meet Monday
A special joint meeting of the Nisswa City Council and Planning Commission will be from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6, at Nisswa City Hall to discuss future sewer expansion capabilities.
October 1, 2014 - 11:11am
Lifelong dancer finds place with Geritol Frolics
Geritol Frolics, a vaudeville-style show that features cast members who are at least 55 years old, is set for its 11th annual show to start in two weeks. For most of the cast, the show provides an opportunity to get out and socialize while singing or dancing. For Nisswa resident...
lifestyles / faces
October 1, 2014 - 11:01am