Weather Forecast


Kraus resigns Nisswa post


Resignations were received from two area city council members this month, the Lake Country Echo reported. They were Harold Kraus of Nisswa and Lyle Kline of Lake Shore.

Kraus, 82, served as mayor for 10 years (1997-2006) after having served two years on the city council and a year before that on the planning commission. He was elected to the council again in 2008.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
(218) 855-5879