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Legion Baseball: Grand Rapids ends Nisswa's season
DULUTH—Nisswa's three-run rally in the ninth inning came up a run short as Grand Rapids eliminated Nisswa 9-8 in Saturday's Substate 10, Division I playoffs. McCale Peterson pitched five innings. He allowed six runs on nine hits and two walks. He struck out four. Sam Miller...
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July 22, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa outhits Cloquet to advance
DULUTH—McCale Peterson finished 5-5 with four RBIs and three doubles as Nisswa hit Cloquet out of the Substate 10, Division 1 playoffs with Thursday's 15-5 victory. Bryce Flanagan pitched the victory and also went 3-6 with three RBIs, three runs and a double. Braydon Borg was...
July 22, 2017 - 8:30am
July 21, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa splits in playoff opening games
DULUTH—After 4 1/2 innings, the Nisswa Legion found itself trailing Lakeview 17-0 Wednesday in the second round of the Substate 10, Division 1 playoffs. Nisswa cut the deficit to one run before falling 17-16 in nine innings to fall into the loser's bracket. A total of 23 walks...
July 21, 2017 - 11:00am
July 20, 2017
Driver injured in SUV rollover
NISSWA—A 77-year-old Pine River man was injured when the sport-utility vehicle he was driving crashed at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday on Highway...
July 20, 2017 - 4:00am
July 18, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa No. 2 seed in playoffs
The Nisswa Legion baseball team secured the No. 2 seed for the Substate, Division I playoffs, which begin Wednesday. All games will be played at Duluth East High School. Nisswa opens against No. 7 Virginia at 11 a.m. Depending on the outcome, Nisswa will play a second game Wednesday...
July 18, 2017 - 10:30am
July 17, 2017
Storm packs punch in short time in lakes area
A powerful line of thunderstorms ripped across the Brainerd lakes area late Monday afternoon, knocking down trees and power lines in its wake....
July 17, 2017 - 9:44pm
Legion Baseball: Nisswa sweeps DL tourney
DETROIT LAKES—McCale Peterson allowed 11 hits, but he didn't walk anyone and surrendered only three runs as he helped Nisswa sweep the...
July 17, 2017 - 9:30am
July 15, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa tops Sauk Rapids
SAUK RAPIDS—McCale Peterson had two hits, including a double, and two RBIs and Mac Brink drove in three runs as Nisswa defeated Sauk Rapids 8-6 Thursday. Bryce Flanagan pitched the final 2 ⅓ innings for the save. He allowed no runs on no hits and no walks and struck out three....
July 15, 2017 - 5:30am
July 13, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa falls late
COLD SPRING—Mac Brink finished 1-2 with two RBIs in Nisswa's 6-5 loss to Cold Spring Tuesday. Brink started on the mound and pitched three innings. He allowed three hits and three walks, which turned into five runs, four of which were earned. He struck out one. Connor Knettel...
July 13, 2017 - 4:30am
July 12, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa splits in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD—Max Boran pitched a five-inning three hitter to lift Nisswa over the St. Cloud Chutes 11-1 Monday. Boran allowed just the one earned run. He walked four and struck out one. He helped his own cause by going 3-4 with a double and an RBI. Bryce Flanagan went 3-3 with...
July 12, 2017 - 12:30pm
July 11, 2017
Legion Baseball: Nisswa finishes 2-3
MINNETONKA—A tired Nisswa Legion team escaped the Gopher Classic tournament with a 2-3 record and missed advancing to the championship round. Bryce Flanagan doubled and McCale Peterson, Alex Haapajoki and David Benson all singled in a 4-0 tournament-opening loss to Hopkins Friday....
July 11, 2017 - 3:00am
July 8, 2017
Legion Baseball: Peterson provides Nisswa's fifth walk-off victory
McCale Peterson's single in the bottom of the seventh lifted Nisswa past Becker 1-0 in an American Legion game Thursday at Adamson Field. It...
July 8, 2017 - 6:30am
July 4, 2017
Bicyclist runs stop sign, injured in crash
NISSWA—A cyclist was injured Saturday after running a stop sign and striking a car at a Nisswa intersection. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's...
July 4, 2017 - 8:00am
July 3, 2017
Fantastic foam for Firecracker Run
Delighted children play in clouds created by a foam machine to celebrate the Red, White, and Blue Snow party with Slip'N Slide finish line at...
July 3, 2017 - 9:52pm
St. Paul mayor Coleman talks economic development at Grand View
NISSWA—St. Paul mayor and DFL governor candidate Chris Coleman spoke on economic development success stories from his city that greater Minnesota could mimic to help bring big-city size checks to towns in resort country. Coleman was Friday's keynote speaker for the Economic...
July 3, 2017 - 5:30am