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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River ALCO store to close
Pequot Lakes School to host meeting in aftermath of suicides
Santa's Bobbin' Into Town set Dec. 13 in Pequot Lakes
Winter draw-downs of reservoirs begins
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health’s Brainerd Clinic teams
Pete's Point: New coach no stranger to PR-B athletics
Golfer Heggerston commits to U of M
Steel blank North Stars 3-0
Panthers edge Lightning in home opener
November is peak month for deer-vehicle collisions
Delores "Dee" Nelson
Charles Mahlon Dickover
Margaret "Muggie" Hines
Robert E. Olive
News of the North - Area holiday events
PAL Echo Journal - November 20
Chef's Hat recipe: Molasses Glazed Turkey
Chef's Hat recipe: Sweet Potatoes with Molasses
Chef's Hat recipe: Molasses Pumpkin Pie
Letters to the Editor: Obama in Red China
Baby Boomers: The ’60s: The decade that changed America
The Last Windrow: Lost treasure found
Letters to the Editor: Congratulations, Claudina Williams
Letters to the Editor: Thanks again
letters to the editor
Births - November 20
Births - November 6
November 20, 2014
Nisswa Legion Auxiliary honors Nisswa educators
Nov. 17-21 is American Education Week. The Nisswa American Legion Auxiliary honors educators each year by treating them to fruit and muffins as a way to say, "Thanks for all you do for our children." Shown are Lynn Hall, left, education chairman for the Nisswa Legion Auxiliary, and...
November 20, 2014 - 2:08pm
John Taylor Ward to perform concert Dec. 5 in Nisswa
John Taylor Ward, associate artistic director for the Lakes Area Music Festival, will perform a concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa. Collaborating with pianist Mary Jo Gothmann, Taylor, a baritone, will perform Robert Schumann's song cycle...
lifestyles / entertainment
November 20, 2014 - 1:10pm
November 14, 2014
Addition opening soon at Senior Class Care in Nisswa
Senior Class Care in Nisswa is expanding again. Owner Angela Sandelin said construction of a 10-bed suite with extensive care began in 2013 and is expected to be complete by Dec. 1. Sandelin started a home health care business in 2007 in Pequot Lakes, and in 2009 opened her first...
November 14, 2014 - 10:24pm
Nisswa Chamber welcomes Stepping Stones Childcare
The Nisswa Chamber made a welcome visit to Stepping Stones Childcare, located north of Pequot Lakes. Stepping Stones is a Minnesota state licensed childcare center, offering care for children from infant through school age. Their goal is to promote every child's development individually...
November 14, 2014 - 10:01pm
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Nov. 20
The Nisswa Women's Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Nov. 20, beginning with a social time at 11:30 a.m. and lunch at noon with the program to follow. The event will be held at Prairie Bay, 15115 Edgewood Drive, Baxter. Donations will be collected for the Mid-Minnesota...
November 14, 2014 - 11:58am
November 6, 2014
Nisswa Chamber selects two new board members for 2015
Keith Schwankl (Positive Realty, Nisswa) and Renee Steffen (Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby/Baxter) will join the Nisswa Chamber board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
news / business
November 6, 2014 - 2:02pm
Glynlyon, Nisswa Lions to sponsor Nisswa City of Lights fireworks
Horse and wagon rides, carolers, reindeer and Santa will adorn the streets of downtown Nisswa on Friday, Nov. 28, for the 33rd annual City of Lights Celebration. Activities will start at 2 p.m. and go throughout the day/evening. At 7:30 p.m., festival attendees merge toward the north...
November 6, 2014 - 1:57pm
November 5, 2014
Nisswa: Kraus to return to mayor's seat
The Nisswa City Council will have a new look in 2015. Harold Kraus will return as mayor after defeating John Ryan for the post Tuesday, Nov. 4. Vote totals were 525 for Kraus and 413 for Ryan. Ross Krautkremer, Don Jacobson and Fred Heidmann were elected to council terms. "I...
November 5, 2014 - 2:45am
November 3, 2014
Halloween at Nisswa School
Hundreds of Nisswa Elementary School students participated in the annual Halloween walk through downtown Nisswa on Friday, Oct. 31. For more...
November 3, 2014 - 10:39am
October 31, 2014
Nisswa Legion's Halloween Party
The Nisswa Legion held annual Halloween Party for area children on Sunday, Oct. 26. For more photos, KLICK Here!
October 31, 2014 - 10:55am
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