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Lindsay Topp is the force behind BluPaisley in Nisswa and one of three finalists for the $50,000 Destination Downtown Business Contest. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Destination Downtown Spotlight: BluPaisley eyes expansion opportunity
3 hours 10 min ago
Brianna Lane will close out the fall 2018 Grassroots Concerts series with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar in Nisswa. Submitted Photo
Grassroots Concerts hosts Brianna Lane
5 hours 10 min ago
November 10, 2018
Firefighting professionals move equipment for the next exercise during a training session Tuesday, Oct. 30, at a structure at the intersection of CR 3 and CR 4 north of Merrifield. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Nisswa, Mission firefighters train in controlled structure burn
November 10, 2018 - 4:00am
November 9, 2018
Bill Brekken (left) and incumbent Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County commissioner candidates for District 2, sit side by side at the Oct. 2 candidate forum at the land services building in Brainerd. The forum was moderated by Wayne Holtmeyer of the League of Women Voters. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal file photo
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 8, 2018
About 50 people gathered Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Nisswa City Hall to learn about preliminary plans for improvements to 2.7 miles of County State Aid Highway 13 from Highway 371 (Sportland Corners) to County Road 137. The project isn't scheduled until 2021. Google maps
Nisswa: Planned CSAH 13 improvements addressed
November 8, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Don Jacobson
Nisswa: Jacobson, Hoff win election to council
November 7, 2018 - 8:00am
November 6, 2018
A 19-year-old Willmar man is in custody following a police chase Friday, Nov. 2, that began in Nisswa and reached speeds of 100 mph during the pursuit. 
The chase started in Nisswa, made its way into Baxter and returned to Nisswa, where the suspect crashed into a tree.
Suspect leads police on chase in Nisswa and Baxter, exceeding 100 mph
November 6, 2018 - 2:55pm
November 4, 2018
Nisswa Women's Club scholarship recipients from Central Lakes College are Jennifer Pace (left), Kathryn Mielke, Amanda Ledford, Shayla Kelps, Shelby Smith and Lucy Felten. Submitted Photo
Nisswa Women's Club recognizes scholarship recipients
November 4, 2018 - 8:00am
November 3, 2018
Nisswa City Council candidates Robert Fier (left) and Mike Hoff listen to Don Jacobson speak at the candidate forum Thursday, Oct. 25, at the community center. A fourth candidate, Josh Miles, was unable to attend. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Nisswa: Candidates don't disagree on much
November 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 1, 2018
The Minnesota duo Pushing Chain makes its area debut on the Grassroots Concerts stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9 in the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar in Nisswa. Submitted
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 1
November 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
Clarinetist Jonathan Cohen will be among the musicians performing in the Lakes Area Music Festival 2018-19 Winter Series concert titled “Beethoven + Brahms” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. Photo by Todd Rosenberg Photography 2013
Lakes Area Music Festival kicks off winter series
November 1, 2018 - 9:00am
October 25, 2018
Echo Journal file photo.
Nisswa: Report outlines status of conditions on resort expansion
October 25, 2018 - 4:00am
October 24, 2018
Grassroots Concerts performer Gurf Morlix is known for his guitar work. Submitted Photo
Grassroots Concert: Morlix to take stage Oct. 26 in Nisswa
October 24, 2018 - 8:00am
October 23, 2018
Nisswa forum set Oct. 25 at community center
October 23, 2018 - 10:00am
October 22, 2018
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Vehicle goes down steep embankment near BHS, driver seriously injured
October 22, 2018 - 2:23pm