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November 22, 2017
Nisswa City of Lights event slated Nov. 24
23 hours 12 min ago
November 21, 2017
According to the highway department, County Road 115 is a highly dense residential area with many lots less than an acre, and "years of increasing traffic volumes, inadequate drainage, and inconsistent roadway maintenance" have left County Road 115 "in very poor condition." / Google maps
County Road 115 open house scheduled in Nisswa
November 21, 2017 - 5:00am
November 15, 2017
County Road 115 open house scheduled in Nisswa
November 15, 2017 - 10:30am
November 12, 2017
Nisswa's liquor sales stood out on the list, with $3,512,358 in sales and a net profit of $302,039.  Although this year's figure is down slightly from the previous year's profits—$338,684—it's nearly six times the profits in 2008, which were $51,792 between Spirits of Nisswa and Ye Olde Pickle Factory (or simply "The Pickle"), Nisswa's two municipal stores. Spirits of Nisswa is an off-sale store, whereas Ye Olde Pickle Factory is a bar and restaurant. Illustration
Municipal liquor stores sales up, profits down
November 12, 2017 - 9:00am
November 2, 2017
John Taylor Ward will be featured on baritone in the Lakes Area Music Festival’s kick-off winter concert scheduled Sunday in Nisswa.
Music Festival to kick off winter series with serious and silly
November 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 25, 2017
Senior Engineer Steve Stroschein of the Crow Wing County Highway Department gave a brief overview Tuesday of reconstruction improvements for a portion of County Highway 13 to residents who filled the Lake Edward Township Hall.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Reducing rural roadway crashes: Reconstruction project slated for 2020
October 25, 2017 - 3:31pm
October 19, 2017
Brian Mathiowetz, president of Mathiowetz Construction, speaks Wednesday at an All Roads Open celebration at Pequot Lakes Supervalu for the $50 million Highway 371 four-lane expansion project, which bypasses the city of Pequot Lakes. The ceremony featured a ribbon-cutting and speeches by those involved in the two-year project.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Gallery
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Highway 371 expansion a big deal in Pequot Lakes, Nisswa and Jenkins
October 19, 2017 - 3:38pm
Jillian Rae will make her series debut in the Grassroots Concert Series at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar at the Journey Church in Nisswa. 
Jillian Rae to perform in Grassroots Concert Oct. 27
October 19, 2017 - 10:00am
October 11, 2017
A semitractor-trailer went off the roadway Tuesday morning and crashed into power poles and the guardrail on upper Cass County Highway 77 in Lake Shore.
Semitrailer-tractor crashes into power poles, guardrail
October 11, 2017 - 5:00am
October 9, 2017
All motorists and residents in surrounding communities are invited to an "All Roads Open" community celebration with dedication ceremony. The celebration will be 2 p.m. Oct. 18 at Pequot Lakes SuperValu. More details on the event will be issued soon.
Highway 371 completely open
October 9, 2017 - 9:53am
October 7, 2017
A 77-year-old Lake Shore man was injured when the vehicle he was driving rolled over and crashed at 8:27 p.m. Thursday on Highway 371 at Crow Wing County Road 18 in Nisswa.
Rollover sends 77-year-old man to hospital
October 7, 2017 - 3:00am
October 4, 2017
Gregory Lee Backlund
Authorities seize nearly 150 grams of meth: Coon Rapids man faces charge
October 4, 2017 - 7:00am
October 2, 2017
The Regional Report: News from around the lakes area - Oct. 1
October 2, 2017 - 1:11pm
September 28, 2017
Rita Hosking is pictured here with Sean Feder. Hosking will make her debut at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13. in the Grassroots Concerts series at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar in Nisswa.
Photo by Rik Keller
Rita Hosking to perform in Nisswa
September 28, 2017 - 11:00am
September 27, 2017
A breeze unfurls the American flag at the top of the Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse in Brainerd. Brainerd Dispatch File Photo
Crow Wing County Board: Proposal heard about potential timber sales
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am