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Crow Wing County Most Wanted: July
Manhattan Beach: Residents identify priorities for city
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
McAllister wins awards for livestock
Breezy Point couple's daughter wins title
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
PR-B fall sign-up meeting July 30
Golf Results - July 19, 2018
PL fall sign-up meeting Aug. 6
Danecdotes: North Stars seeking mentor families for young athletes
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
Anton L. "Tony" Mogensen
Julius Clifford Matson
Roggenkamps to give concert at Pequot Lakes church
Emily church to host Jumpin' Jehosafats in concert
Faith: Permanent marks
Senior Menus: July 23-27, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Mayor's Notebook: Take a look at two Pequot Lakes city projects
The Cracker Barrel: Sweet summertime
From the Lefthand Corner: Big Trump and little Trump - Panderers both
Guest Column: Wisdom of the Plain Old Toastmaster
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
letters to the editor
Births: July 8, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: July 1, 2018
July 19, 2018
Baseball: Lightning top Rebels, Steam - Nisswa advances to division title game
Jeremiah Piepkorn went 3-4 with a double and Tory Miller ripped a three-run double for the top-seeded Nisswa Lightning who defeated the No. 4...
July 19, 2018 - 9:00am
July 16, 2018
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa, Fort win playoff opener
Nisswa 11, Aitkin 7 NISSWA—Jeremiah Piepkorn went 3-4 with a double and Tory Miller ripped a three-run double for the top-seeded Nisswa Lightning who defeated the No. 4 Aitkin Steam 11-7 in the opening round of the North Division playoffs Friday. Drew Boland, Aaron Jenkins and...
July 16, 2018 - 2:30am
July 11, 2018
Baseball: Lightning topple Aitkin, fall to Fort Ripley
Jeremiah Piepkorn had a two-run home run and Chris Peterson went 3-for-3 with a double and two RBIs as the Nisswa Lightning finished the regular...
July 11, 2018 - 2:00am
July 10, 2018
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa clinches North Division
NISSWA—Chris Pederson went 3-3 with a double and drove in two runs for the Nisswa Lightning who clinched the North Division title with a 11-0 seven-inning win over the Aitkin Steam Sunday. Starter Kevin Smith earned the win striking out seven and allowing just two hits over...
July 10, 2018 - 2:30am
July 9, 2018
Amateur Baseball: Lastrup wins division title
BUCKMAN—Pete Herman went 3-4 with a double, sacrifice fly, three RBIs and a stolen base for the Lastrup Lakers who took the East Division title with an 8-4 victory over the Buckman Billygoats Saturday in the final game of the regular season. Buckman entered the final day with...
July 9, 2018 - 4:30am
July 7, 2018
Baseball: Lightning tame Cubs
Drew Boland belted two home runs - including one on the first pitch of the game - and doubled twice while driving in three runs and scoring four...
July 7, 2018 - 12:59am
June 30, 2018
Amateur Baseball: Victory League standings
Baseball Victory League North Division Nisswa Lightning 9-1, Fort Ripley Rebels 7-3, Cuyuna Range Miners 2-9, Aitkin Steam 1-7, St. Mathias Devils 1-9 East Division Buckman Billygoats 11-0, Lastrup Lakers 9-1, Pierz Bulldogs 3-9, Pierz Brewers 2-10, Royalton Riverdogs 1-10, West Division...
June 30, 2018 - 9:30am
May 26, 2018
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
Baseball Victory League North Division Nisswa Lightning 5-0, Fort Ripley Rebels 4-1, Cuyuna Range Miners 2-3, St. Mathias Devils 1-3, Aitkin Steam 0-4 East Division Buckman Billygoats 4-0, Lastrup Lakers 3-1, Pierz Brewers 1-3, Royalton Riverdogs 1-4, Pierz Bulldogs 0-3 West Division...
May 26, 2018 - 1:30am
May 25, 2018
Lightning strike down rival Fort Ripley
Nate DeChaine tossed seven innings, during which he allowed just three hits and one run, to lead the Nisswa Lightning past the Fort Ripley Rebels 10-1 in a battle of undefeated Victory League North Division amateur baseball teams on Sunday, May 20. Nisswa's offensive attack was led...
May 25, 2018 - 10:30am
May 18, 2018
DeChaine leads Lightning to win
Nate DeChaine belted a second-inning grand slam for the Nisswa Lightning who defeated the St. Mathias Devils 10-0 in eight innings Sunday. Aaron Jenkins was 3-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored for the Lightning who are tied for the North Division lead with Fort Ripley at 3-0. Jeremiah...
May 18, 2018 - 5:30am
August 11, 2017
Lightning season ends against Fort Ripley
The Nisswa Lightning's season came to an end in a 9-1 loss to the Fort Ripley Rebels on Saturday, Aug. 5, in the Region 8C Tournament. The Rebels took command early with a solo home run in the first inning and a grand slam in the third. Nate DeChaine led the Lightning offense, scoring...
August 11, 2017 - 3:30am
July 28, 2017
Amateur Baseball: Rebels top Lightning in North playoffs - Nisswa to face Avon on Saturday
The Fort Ripley Rebels captured the Victory League North Division amatuer baseball playoff title and advance to this weekend's Region 8C tournament...
July 28, 2017 - 4:00am
July 20, 2017
Rebels rock Lightning 10-0 - Nisswa wins over Aitkin by forfeit
After advancing past Aitkin via forfeit on Saturday, July 15, the Lightning were shut out by undefeated Fort Ripley Rebels in a 10-0 loss Sunday,...
July 20, 2017 - 10:30am
July 13, 2017
Lightning win two of three
The Nisswa Lightning locked up the North's No. 2 seed with a 10-7 come-from-behind win over the Pierz Bulldogs Saturday. The Lightning trailed...
July 13, 2017 - 4:00am
July 6, 2017
Lightning lose two straight
The Nisswa Lightning fell in two games over the weekend, each by just one run. On Friday, June 30, the Lightning suffered a 3-2 loss to the Buckman Billygoats before falling to Cuyuna Range Miners 5-4 on Sunday, July 2. Against Buckman, relief pitcher Luke Schumer took the loss for...
July 6, 2017 - 7:30am