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May 17, 2019
A firefighter moves burning debris at the site of a collapsed barn fire Friday night, May 17, near Merrifield. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Collapsed barn burns near Merrifield
May 17, 2019 - 10:39pm
May 15, 2019
Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Fire destroys detached garage in Nisswa
May 15, 2019 - 9:00am
April 23, 2019
Firefighters from Nisswa, Mission and  the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fight a brush fire Tuesday, April 23, in Lake Edward Township. Crow Wing County currently is in a low fire danger zone. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video play button
Grass fire season underway: DNR issues burning restrictions
April 23, 2019 - 10:19pm
March 1, 2019
Nisswa City Council members at their meeting Wednesday, Feb. 20: Don Jacobson (left), Gary Johnson, Mayor Fred Heidmann, Mike Hoff and John Ryan. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Nisswa: City hires Collette as police officer
March 1, 2019 - 4:00am
January 27, 2019
Nisswa: Police, fire share year-end reports
January 27, 2019 - 4:00am
December 29, 2018
County Roads 13 and 77 at their intersection with Highway 371 in Nisswa are in line for improvements. File photo by Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Nisswa: Sportland Corners intersection to be improved
December 29, 2018 - 4:00am
Nisswa: City to buy new fire truck to replace 1966 model
May 29, 2018 - 7:00am
April 21, 2018
The Nisswa Fire Department responds to reports of a kitchen fire at Timberwood Church in Nisswa on the morning of Friday, April 20, after a sprinkler system extinguished the fire but created a need for a cleanup. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video
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Fire at Nisswa church starts in kitchen
April 21, 2018 - 4:00am
January 24, 2018
Fire destroys fish house on Lake Hubert
January 24, 2018 - 5:00am
March 28, 2017
Nisswa Firefighters Brad McGuire (left) and Richard Geike carry the sled that was used by the angler who was rescued from the ice on Gladstone Lake Monday afternoon. The angler was cold but survived the ordeal. Law enforcement are reminding anglers to stay off the ice. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Anglers rescued after falling through ice; Authorities advise people to stay off the lakes
March 28, 2017 - 11:05am
January 13, 2017
Nisswa firefighter Dan Zimmerman watches fellow firefighters from Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Brainerd and Mission through his mask at a house fire on Schaefer's Point Road in Lake Shore Friday morning. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Fire destroys Lake Shore home; firefighters fight fire in frigid below-zero temps
January 13, 2017 - 10:19pm
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Firefighters from Nisswa, Brainerd and Pequot Lakes responded to a blaze that broke out at a home on Schaeffers Point Road in Nisswa around 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30. No one was harmed in the button
No injuries reported in Nisswa house fire
January 13, 2017 - 12:55pm