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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Stolen little piggie returned to Market
Pine River teen in critical condition
Ward weighing rematch run against Heintzeman
TIger Talk: Saved by the bell
Pequot Lakes Fire Department open house is Oct. 7
Volleyball: Patriots sweep Little Falls on Monday
Cross Country: Patriot boys 2nd at Milaca Mega Meet
Football: Borleis helps Patriots down Panthers
Football: Tigers remain unbeaten
Tennis: Patriot top C-I in Mid-State match
Kim I. Kraemer
Kathleen R. Heishman
Mary Ethel "Echo" (Cummings) Welshons
117 carvings sold at chainsaw event
Chef's Hat: It was National Breakfast Month
Volunteers needed to make, sell tamales in Pine River
Tickets for Legacy Chorale's 'Autumn in New York' on sale now
St. Alice Fall Festival slated for Oct.
MMBA Home Show
Grim's Tales: Thou shalt not post false witness against thy neighbors
The Last Windrow: Should I head to South Dakota?
Cracker Barrel: Making meaning
From the Left Hand Corner: The fall of Boehner
Letters to the Editor: Look at climate change as an opportunity
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October 5, 2015
Brainerd mayor James Wallin dies
James Wallin, 73, longtime Brainerd mayor, died unexpectedly Saturday morning, Sept. 26. Wallin grew up east of Nisswa in Pelican Township and graduated in 1959 from Pequot Lakes High School. His twin brother, John, wrote the following after his brother's death: "Today is one of...
22 hours 39 min ago
October 1, 2015
Tickets on sale for Nisswa area Christmas Home Tour
Tickets are on sale for the Christmas Home Tour on Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 15-17, to benefit the Lakes Area Food Shelf. The Red Umbrella, Buffalo Plaid, The Green Porch and The Woodland Meadow - downtown Nisswa businesses - invite people to tour a Gull Lake home they'll decorate...
October 1, 2015 - 9:06am
Bonneville to perform Friday in Nisswa
The 2015 fall schedule for Grassroots Concerts has been announced by Dawn Stattine, artistic director of the nonprofit series at the Live Well...
lifestyles / entertainment
October 1, 2015 - 9:04am
Laudenbach elected director of Kids Against Hunger
With a goal of doing more for the charity, Denise Laudenbach of rural Brainerd on Tuesday, Sept. 29, was elected executive director of Kids Against...
October 1, 2015 - 8:52am
September 24, 2015
Fresh fall produce
Paul Withers and Shannon Pedersen of Nisswa buy fresh vegetables from Violet Holmquist of Clarissa on Thursday, Sept. 17, at the Nisswa Farmers...
lifestyles / features
September 24, 2015 - 2:04pm
Nisswa Fall Festival, BBQ Challenge draw crowd
The 42nd annual Nisswa Fall Festival featured 36 crafters along the Paul Bunyan Trail, more than 20 kids games in the Kidz Zone at the Pioneer...
lifestyles / features
September 24, 2015 - 11:42am
Nisswa: Council meets city's new police officer
Nisswa police chief Craig Taylor introduced new police officer Bren Smith to the city council Wednesday, Sept. 16, and Mayor Harold Kraus swore...
September 24, 2015 - 9:53am
Looking Back - Sept. 24, 2015
10 years ago, Sept. 22, 2005 Norway Ridge to hold hurricane relief benefit. Pequot Lakes School Board proposes 27 percent levy increase. 20 years ago, Sept. 28, 1995 91 apply for Nisswa city police chief post Property values in Pequot Lakes School District need $600...
September 24, 2015 - 9:48am
Nisswa: Park Commission member removed, called passionate but belligerent
After hearing from several parties involved, the Nisswa City Council on Wednesday, Sept. 16, voted 4-1 to remove a member of the Park Commission. Council member Fred Heidmann cast the sole vote against the Park Commission's recommendation to remove Bill Cruz. "It was not a decision...
September 24, 2015 - 9:43am
September 23, 2015
Heintzeman encourages applications for high school page program
September 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
Area chambers join forces to promote buying locally
In an effort to get local and seasonal residents, businesses and tourists to spend their money locally, five area chambers of commerce last week kicked off Lakes PROUD, a regional "buy local" campaign. The Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Crosslake, Brainerd and Cuyuna Lakes chambers joined...
September 23, 2015 - 2:35pm
Family Time Games aims to provide indoor, in person fun
More and more, the outdoors is known for social activities, while the indoors is known for personal time. A new Nisswa business is looking to...
News / business
September 23, 2015 - 2:01pm
September 21, 2015
Burns chosen Nisswa Citizen of the Year
Mike Burns wasn't having the best morning on Friday, Sept. 11, as he scrambled to arrive at work on time. "I overslept and didn't even get...
September 21, 2015 - 9:33am
September 17, 2015
Nisswa Fall Festival, BBQ contest are Saturday
The 42nd annual Nisswa Fall Festival and the 10th annual Smokin' Hot BBQ Contest will take place Saturday, Sept. 19, in downtown Nisswa. Following is the schedule of events: 7:30-11 a.m.: Pancake breakfast at the Nisswa Fire Hall. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Crafter and Market Place along...
September 17, 2015 - 10:53am
September 16, 2015
Nisswa: Council adopts preliminary levy
The Nisswa City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 3, adopted a 2016 budget and preliminary tax levy of $1,994,306, which is about 1.4 percent higher than the current levy. The council can lower, but not raise, that preliminary levy before final adoption in December. The council adopted...
September 16, 2015 - 9:56am