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Nisswa American Legion

January 19, 2019
Fallen Minnesota State Trooper Ray F. Krueger poses in front of his patrol vehicle. Kruger died Nov. 20, 1959, while on duty as a result of injuries in a crash along Highway 210, west of Brainerd. He was 47. Submitted Photo
'Feels like yesterday': Family will not forget day Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Ray F. Krueger died while on duty
January 19, 2019 - 7:00am
November 1, 2018
It was more than just witches, vampires and fairy princesses that showed up for the party in Crosslake. This eccentric old couple, who in reality are Parker, 7, and Claire Vredenburg, 5, of Pine River, made a surprisingly agile old couple roaming around at the party. Donna Evans / Echo Journal Correspondent
Children dress up for area's Halloween parties
November 1, 2018 - 8:00am
October 25, 2018
Halloween fun times planned in the lakes area for kids and adults.
Area Halloween Events
October 25, 2018 - 2:34pm
Nisswa Legion to host children's party
October 25, 2018 - 2:30am
October 21, 2018
Cora Carlson and Ayven Turcotte pray over old flags before handing them over for honorable burning at the Nisswa American Legion flag disposal Thursday, Oct. 11. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Nisswa students learn history at Legion flag disposal
October 21, 2018 - 4:00am
October 9, 2018
Tattered and torn flags such as the one pictured here should be replaced and the worn flag brought to your local American Legion Post for proper disposal.
Nisswa Legion to host flag disposal event Oct. 11
October 9, 2018 - 8:00am
September 25, 2018
Nisswa Women's Club to host open house Sept. 27
September 25, 2018 - 5:30am
September 16, 2018
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Sept. 20
September 16, 2018 - 3:30am
May 25, 2018
Nisswa Legion to host Memorial Day service
May 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 14, 2017
Magician Jared Sherlock is coming to wow Pequot Lakes Dec. 16 through the Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts.
Calendar of events: Dec. 14, 2017
December 14, 2017 - 6:30am
November 1, 2017
Cullen Erickson, 4, Hackensack, shows off his "Crazy Grandpa" costume during the style show for the 0-4 age group of children Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Backus American Legion.
Children dress up, win prizes
November 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2017
DFL dinner set Oct. 28 in Nisswa
October 24, 2017 - 9:30am
October 20, 2017
Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Nisswa Elementary School fourth-graders Drew Herkenhoff (left) and Tristan Rollins hold up an old American flag at the Nisswa Legion, where students learned about the history and the importance of the flag Thursday, Oct. 12.
Nisswa: Students learn importance of American flag
October 20, 2017 - 9:00am
September 29, 2017
Dell Draves, a well-known member of the Nisswa American Legion, Nisswa Lions Club and the Nisswa community, is being remembered by his fellow Legionnaires after he died Friday, Sept. 15, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was 75. Echo-Journal file photo
Nisswa: Fellow Legionnaires remember Dell Draves
September 29, 2017 - 6:00am
August 15, 2017
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Aug. 17
August 15, 2017 - 8:30am