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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Jenson is behavioral health provider at Lakewood Health System
Deborah Schey Salon to host Cut A Thon for Alzheimer's
Miss Brainerd Lakes Princess mentoring young ladies to become leaders of tomorrow
The Warehouse Block Party
Readers' feedback sought: What is your company's work environment?
Borman 11th in NHSRA category
Putting Championship returns to The Pines
Nisswa Legion wins playoff opener
Pequot Lakes 10U wins tournament
Crosslake/FL/PL Legion advances to district
Thomas Bonar, Sr.
Murray J. Hoelz
Dale Richard Brown
Gloria A. Esler
Big Fun on tap Tuesdays in Crosslake
Calendar of events-July 30, 2015
Reminders - July 30
Card Games - July 30
Piping hot baked beans unearthed
MMBA Home Show
Dan-ecdotes: Taking a stance? Learn your history first
The Last Windrow: History relived with visitor
Cracker Barrel: Dream on
Letter to the Editor: PLFD thanks community
Letter to the Editor: Light Up the Dam Committee works year-round
letters to the editor
Births - Out of town
Births - July 2
Calendar of events-July 30, 2015
Weekly Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers' Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nisswa American Legion parking lot Thursdays: Market in the Park, Pequot Lakes Fridays: Duck Races, 1:45 p.m., Pine River dam Fridays: Pine River Market Square farmers market, 2:30-5:30 p.m., downtown Saturdays: Flea...
lifestyles / entertainment
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July 24, 2015
Nisswa: Response to storm praised
Police chief Craig Taylor commended public works supervisor Tom Blomer, Nisswa police officers and firefighters, as well as others in their response to the severe storm that occurred Sunday, July 12. "There were a lot of people pitching in and it was really good to see," he told...
July 24, 2015 - 4:08pm
Community bands together in wake of storm
In the wake of the Sunday, July 12, storm that has been declared a level 2 disaster, neighbors and community continue to band together to return the lives of those impacted back to normal. Utility crews worked tirelessly for days to return power to the area after 70 mph winds ripped...
July 24, 2015 - 11:33am
July 22, 2015
Nisswa: Council adopts design, cost estimates for park
After much discussion Wednesday, July 15, the Nisswa City Council unanimously agreed to adopt a schematic design and cost estimates for the Nisswa Lake Park and Recreation Area. City engineer Widseth Smith Nolting presented the schematic design for the park on the west side of Highway...
July 22, 2015 - 3:37pm
July 16, 2015
Nisswa Garden Club to host Festival of Tables
The Nisswa Garden Club will host A Festival of Tables starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 23, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. The event will feature themed tables complete with dishes, floral designs and accessories by club members, as well as a horticulture display of...
July 16, 2015 - 11:14am
July 15, 2015
Looking Back - July 16
10 years ago, July 14, 2005 Pequot Lakes City Council meets about combining Pequot Lakes Police Department and Breezy Point Police Department. Crosslake splits the city into two voting precincts. 20 years ago, July 20, 1995 Nisswa City Council OKs establishment of Nisswa...
July 15, 2015 - 4:20pm
Ardor opens in Nisswa
The Nisswa Chamber welcomed Ardor as a new Nisswa Chamber member Friday, July 10. Ardor is a new boutique in downtown Nisswa, offering custom...
News / business
July 15, 2015 - 3:38pm
July 8, 2015
Nisswa Historical Society to host bake, garage sale
The Nisswa Area Historical Society will hold a garage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 10, and Saturday, July 11, on the Pioneer Village grounds. The sale will be located behind the Little Red Schoolhouse in downtown Nisswa. Two buildings will be full of donations...
July 8, 2015 - 3:19pm
Letters to the Editor: Business community thanks Holmes
On behalf of the business community in Nisswa, the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Tim Holmes for his dedication and service. Tim will be leaving his role as sergeant with the Nisswa Police Department to take on a new role as Brainerd's fire chief. He has served our...
opinion / letters to the editor
July 8, 2015 - 3:19pm
Class offered to those at risk of falling
The next Matter of Balance: Reducing your Risk of Falls class will be held from 9-11 a.m. Thursdays, July 30-Sept. 17, at Lutheran Church of the Cross, 5064 County Road 13, Nisswa. Cost for the class series is $10. Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict...
July 8, 2015 - 2:33pm
Heintzeman releases statement on new budget
July 8, 2015 - 2:27pm
July 4, 2015
[VIDEO] 2015 Nisswa Freedom Days
Celebrations from the 2015 Nisswa Freedom Days on Friday, July 3 in Nisswa.
News / state
July 4, 2015 - 8:36pm
July 1, 2015
Nisswa: Planning Commission tackling sign ordinance
The Nisswa Planning Commission met for more than three hours Wednesday, June 24, to discuss potential changes to the city's outdoor sign ordinance. The goal is to streamline the process for businesses to obtain permission to erect signs while preserving Nisswa's unique, small-town...
July 1, 2015 - 11:11pm
Celebrate July 4 in lakes area
Celebrate Independence Day in the lakes area starting Thursday, July 2. Area skies will be lit up with fireworks displays Thursday-Saturday nights. Following is a roundup of Fourth of July activities in area cities. NISSWA In honor of the 2014-15 Nisswa Citizen of the Year,...
July 1, 2015 - 10:59am
June 25, 2015
Nisswa: Municipal liquor employees get raises, thanks to minimum wage increase
Around a dozen city employees will benefit from the minimum wage increase that goes into effect Aug. 1. The Nisswa City Council on Wednesday, June 17, agreed to give some employees at Spirits of Nisswa municipal liquor and the Pickle Factory raises to $9 per hour effective July 1...
June 25, 2015 - 2:43pm