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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Not clowning around
Patriot Family Fun Run results listed
Veterans teach students flag etiquette
Pequot Lakes Student of the Month - October 16
STRIVE continues mentoring PR-B students
Inside the Outdoors: Drifting Through the Driftless Area
Patriot boys 2nd, girls 3rd at Mid-State
North Stars lose twice
Lakeshore Conservation Club to host rifle sight-in days
Nordic ski club seeks help to clean trails
Richard A. Wilson
Emily Robinson Kunde
Wendell L. Fristedt
Karen Vale (Aultman) Pikula
News of the North - Elections are here
In The Bleachers With Wheaties - Playoffs Have Begun
Renegade Chef recipe: Black Beans and Brown Rice
Renegade Chef recipe: Citrus, Beet and Avocado Salad
Renegade Chef recipe: Vegetable Stew with Kale and Lentils
Letters to the Editor: Can we get back to American values?
Letters to the Editor: Ward cares about healthcare
Letters to the Editor: Mark Liedl - a proven manager
Letters to the Editor: What happened to protecting our kids?
Letters to the Editor: Rebuild America
letters to the editor
Larson, Tarara wed
Births - October 16
Births - October 9
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
September 26, 2014
The top three of 16 teams in the Smokin' Hot BBQ Challenge on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Nisswa Fall Festival were: • First: Gettin' Sauced from Nevis. • Second: The Docfather BBQ from Sauk Rapids. • Third: Big Al's Ghetto Hogs from Blaine. The VIP vote winner was The Docfather...
lifestyles / features
September 26, 2014 - 11:10am
September 24, 2014
Nisswa council pays $9,000 toward wall that collapsed
The Nisswa City Council on Wednesday, Sept. 17, agreed to pay $9,000 toward improvements made to the rock wall leading to the pedestrian tunnel after part of that wall collapsed earlier this year after a rainstorm. The issue is complicated with several entities involved who also...
September 24, 2014 - 3:33pm
September 18, 2014
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Sept. 25 at community center
The Nisswa Garden Club will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Nisswa Community Center. Check in and social time will begin at noon. Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., followed by a business meeting. The program will be "2014 Gardening - the Good, the Bad & the Ugly." The...
September 18, 2014 - 2:44pm