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Airplane crash in Longville results in minor injuries
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Glynlyon appoints president of Alpha Omega Publications Division
Sandhill cranes topic of Brainerd presentation Sept.24
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Sept. 25 at community center
Police Blotter - September 18
Crow Wing County board likely to cut property tax levy for fifth straight year
PR-B places 2nd at C-I tournament
Patriot girls 3rd at Eveleth-Gilbert meet
Symanietz third at skate contest
North Stars edged in season opener
Flyers spike Patriots 3-1 on Monday
Wilbur Charles (Bill) Nemitz
Barbara Jane Brekken
William "Bill" Van Dyke
Weagel shows glass art at Chautauqua program
Crafts, food anchor Taste of Pequot & Arts and Crafts Fair
Lakes Area Well-Read Mom Book Club to meet
Senior Menu - September 18
Essentia Health offers walk-in flu clinics
Letters to the Editor: Help plan Ideal Green Market food co-op
Letters to the Editor: A hearty thank you
From the Lefthand Corner: The perfect politician?
Minnesota's retired veterans are an asset worth our investment
The Last Windrow: Benefits of homegrown potatoes
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Bartel 90th birthday
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
LCC packs meals for the hungry
Lutheran Church of the Cross parishioners packed 60,386 meals for Kids Against Hunger Brainerd Lakes Area from 10:45 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday,...
September 18, 2014 - 11:46am
Nisswa Council OKs 1.84 percent preliminary levy increase
The Nisswa City Council on Thursday, Sept. 11, approved a 2015 preliminary general fund tax levy of $1,965,784, or 1.84 percent more than this year's levy. The vote was 3-0. Mayor Brian Lehman and council member Joe Meyer were absent. Council member Gary Johnson led the meeting. At...
September 18, 2014 - 10:57am
September 17, 2014
Schaefer's Foods sponsors Nisswa History Trivia Hunt during Fall Festival
Schaefer's Foods will celebrate its 100th anniversary in October. The month-long celebration will feature a free customer appreciation breakfast, mystery 100 minute sales, win what you spend drawing, register to win one of 100 bags of groceries, giveaways, prizes and other contests. To...
September 17, 2014 - 4:33pm
Nisswa to host Fall Festival, BBQ Challenge on Saturday
The 41st annual Nisswa Fall Festival and ninth annual Smokin' Hot BBQ Challenge will take place all day Saturday, Sept. 20, in downtown Nisswa. Following is a schedule of events: 8-11 a.m.: Pancake breakfast, Nisswa Fire Hall. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Crafter and Market Place along the Paul...
September 17, 2014 - 4:28pm
September 10, 2014
Ted Dullum is Nisswa Citizen of the Year
An old city of Nisswa population sign greets visitors at the end of Ted Dullum's driveway on Upper Roy Lake. Moving closer to his home there's a license plate on a vehicle that also displays the word "Nisswa." And an expired license plate with "Nisswa" is nailed on Dullum's garage. It's...
September 10, 2014 - 12:39pm
September 4, 2014
Good Samaritan Society-Home Care in Nisswa welcomes director
Good Samaritan Society-Home Care in Nisswa recently welcomed Mary Jane Sandelin-Woods as director. Sandelin-Woods, originally from Oregon, comes to Good Samaritan Society-Home Care with more than 14 years of local nursing experience, specifically in senior care. She enjoys caring...
news / business
September 4, 2014 - 2:50pm
September 3, 2014
Mobile library to stop in Hackensack, Nisswa
The mobile library will make the following stops in Hackensack and Nisswa: • Hackensack: 1:15-2:15 p.m. at First and Whipple streets on Sept. 9 and 23, Oct. 14 and 28, Nov. 25, and Dec. 9 and 23: • Nisswa: 2:15-3:45 p.m. in the elementary school parking lot on Sept. 13 and...
September 3, 2014 - 2:20pm
Lakes and Farm Harvest Dinner set Sept. 13 in Nisswa
The sixth annual Lakes and Farm Harvest Dinner will be Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Nisswa American Legion. The event celebrates the diversity of the region in the interest of stewardship and friendship among lake dwellers, farmers, ranchers and town folk. A farmers market and social...
news / education
September 3, 2014 - 2:09pm
Andersons recognized for service to veterans
Nisswa residents Lee and Penny Anderson were recognized by Nisswa American Legion Post 627 for significant contributions to veterans locally and nationally. Lee, a veteran and graduate of West Point, was recently awarded the "Distinguished Graduate Award" from West Point in honor...
September 3, 2014 - 12:17pm
August 28, 2014
Nisswa Citizen of Year candidates sought
The Nisswa Chamber of Commerce fall dinner that celebrates the Citizen of the Year will be Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Nisswa Community Center. The chamber is accepting nominations for the 2014 award. Nominees should be outstanding servants of Nisswa, demonstrating passion and commitment...
August 28, 2014 - 5:58pm
August 27, 2014
Nisswa Community Center rental fees addressed
After a lengthy discussion and citizen input, the Nisswa City Council agreed Wednesday, Aug. 20, to allow Brainerd lakes area nonprofit organizations to use the Nisswa Community Center for events for free. While the normal fee will be waived, those groups will be responsible for...
August 27, 2014 - 10:35am
August 20, 2014
Take It to the Box medication disposal site available in Nisswa
A free medication disposal box is now available for the public at Nisswa City Hall. The Nisswa disposal box is the fourth free medication disposal site available in Crow Wing County. The county is serious about preventing the abuse or misuse of old or unneeded medications.
August 20, 2014 - 1:27pm
Lightning advance at state tourney
The Nisswa Lightning advanced to the second round of the Class C state baseball tournament after edging Cannon Falls 4-3 on Saturday, Aug. 16, in Belle Plaine. The Bears had an 11-6 edge in hits, but did commit five errors while the Lightning played errorless ball. Nisswa, 24-6...
August 20, 2014 - 12:17pm
Nisswa Garden Club to meet Aug. 28
The Nisswa Garden Club will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. 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 "The Moon Garden." Speaker is Jennifer...
August 20, 2014 - 11:22am