Skip to main content
Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Police Blotter - July 21, 2018
Applications for school safety grants open Aug. 29
Horseback rider injured in Pillsbury State Forest
DFL House candidates to debate in Brainerd
Rollover injures Little Falls man: Alcohol believed to be factor in crash
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
There's still plenty of planting season left
Card games: July 9-13, 2018
Southern Minnesota jet charter company flies stranded family home from Costa Rica
Access Essentia Health ER through front doors during renovations
National youth speaker to be at Crosslake church Sunday
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
Letter to the editor: Give people a chance to be resilient
Kindness can save lives
Letter to the editor: False witnesses
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
Nisswa Community Center
July 11, 2018
KLICK! - Thousands participate in Nisswa Firecracker Run
Thousands of runners and walkers - around 2,200 - lined up on Main Street in Nisswa on a sunny Saturday morning, July 7, to participate in the...
July 11, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 23, 2018
Nisswa 'Truth 911' hosts talk on sex trafficking
NISSWA—Six. The age of a child when they have their first encounter with a pornographic image. This was one statistic reported at an informational...
May 23, 2018 - 6:32pm
April 24, 2018
'Spring into Color' is topic for Nisswa Garden Club meeting
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, April 26, at the Nisswa Community Center. Social hour and check-in will begin at noon. Ernie's Restaurant will serve lunch at 12:30 p.m. followed by the business meeting. Chanda Gebhardt, from Fairview Gardens, will present...
April 24, 2018 - 3:30am
April 21, 2018
Fire at Nisswa church starts in kitchen
NISSWA—Timberwood Church did not go up in flames thanks to a sprinkler system that put out a kitchen fire at the Nisswa place of worship...
April 21, 2018 - 4:00am
January 4, 2018
Special delivery people
This Christmas, the Christmas for Kids program served 66 area families, which included 178 children. Each family also received a bag a of groceries...
January 4, 2018 - 8:00am
December 18, 2017
Christmas for Kids donations on par with demands
Thanks to local Christmas for Kids programs, children who might not otherwise get holiday gifts can have a merry Christmas. For more than 30 years, volunteers with the Christmas for Kids nonprofit program have gathered donations and gone shopping to fulfill the Christmas wish lists...
December 18, 2017 - 5:30am
September 27, 2017
Children's play group to start in Nisswa
Time for Play, a play group for children ages 6 and younger, will start Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Nisswa Community Center through Nisswa Parks...
September 27, 2017 - 5:30am
September 26, 2017
Nisswa Garden club to meet Sept. 28 at community center
The Nisswa Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at noon Thursday, Sept. 28, at the Nisswa Community Center instead of the normal meeting place at Lutheran Church of the Cross. Members and their guests are welcome to attend. Shelly Boser, master gardener with Landsburg Landscape...
September 26, 2017 - 3:30am
July 22, 2017
4-H club invites community to help cut shoes
The Nisswa Black Bear 4-H Club will host a shoe-cutting party from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 24, at the Nisswa Community Center. The group will cut shoe tops from old jeans so they can be assembled into shoes for children in Uganda. Any age can participate, though the event is...
July 22, 2017 - 9:30am
Reminders: June 22, 2017
Rockin Hill Band The Crossing Arts Alliance will host a summer solstice celebration and dance with the Rockin Hill Band from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, June 22, at the Nisswa Community Center with appetizers and a cash bar. Cost is $15 with proceeds benefiting the Crossing Arts Alliance....
June 22, 2017 - 10:30am
June 18, 2017
Crossing Arts to host summer solstice celebration in Nisswa
The Crossing Arts Alliance will host a summer solstice celebration and dance with the Rockin Hill Band from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, June 22,...
June 18, 2017 - 9:00am
May 4, 2017
HART fundraising walk is May 6 in Nisswa
A 5-mile fundraising walk for Heartland Animal Rescue Team will be Saturday, May 6, at the Nisswa Community Center, with the walk on the Paul Bunyan Trail. Registration for the "Shelter Pets Rock: Back to the 50s" walk will be at 9:30 a.m. with the walk beginning at 10 a.m. Free coffee...
May 4, 2017 - 4:40am
December 15, 2016
Christmas For Kids seeks volunteers
Anyone wishing to volunteer time to the Christmas For Kids program has two chances to do so. Volunteers are needed to wrap presents any time after 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, at the Nisswa Community Center. Pizza, soda and coffee will be provided free of charge. A crew is also needed...
December 15, 2016 - 9:13pm
October 4, 2016
Nisswa Chamber to host candidate forum Oct. 18
Shawn Hansen, president/CEO of the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce, announces that the chamber will host a candidate forum for the upcoming election for the city of Nisswa at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Nisswa Community Center (located at 25628 Main St. in downtown Nisswa). Doors will...
October 4, 2016 - 8:07am
March 16, 2016
Nisswa Chamber to host job fair March 22, April 16
The second annual Nisswa Chamber member job fair will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, and 8-11 a.m. Saturday, April 16, at the Nisswa Community Center. This job fair is directed to chamber members in the hospitality industry, summer seasonal businesses, etc. With the summer...
March 16, 2016 - 2:03pm