Nisswa News

11/12/2018 09:32 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Nov. 15 

Social time will begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch at noon. Donations will be collected for the Mid-Minnesota Women's Center.

11/11/2018 01:07 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Guest Opinion: ISD 181 Viewpoint: Public input sought on next phase of building plans 

Brainerd Public Schools is seeking the community's input on the latest round of building plans for Brainerd High School, Harrison Elementary, the new elementary school in Baxter, and Nisswa Elementary over the next several weeks. The first phase of building planning-schematic design, where the scale, spatial relationships and conceptual floor plan are created-is nearly complete for Brainerd High School.

11/11/2018 08:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa native keeps family military tradition 

For Petty Officer 2nd Class Cadel Roeder, submarine sonar technician aboard the USS Hawaii, life has changed since leaving his home in Nisswa to join the Navy. A 2014 graduate of Pequot Lakes High School, Roeder joined the military as an alternative to the traditional college route.

11/10/2018 10:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Destination Downtown spotlight: Bakery 

An example of one of Marie Kirsch's pies. Pies are her favorite baked goods and she offers them in multiple sizes, including this mini-pie.

11/10/2018 12:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Blotter - Nov. 10, 2018 

CRASHES: Report on Nov. 1 at 6:56 p.m. of a property damage crash on Roosevelt Drive in Emily.

11/10/2018 06:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
5. Nisswa, Mission firefighters train in controlled structure burn 

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.

11/09/2018 10:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent.... 

Bill Brekken 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.

11/08/2018 09:31 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa: Planned CSAH 13 improvements addressed15 min ago 

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 to County Road 137.

11/07/2018 11:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Crow Wing County Commissioner: Brekken defeats Thiede for board seat 

Bill Brekken has been elected as the newest member of the Crow Wing County Board, representing District 2 and defeating longtime board member Paul Thiede.

11/07/2018 07:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Incumbents wins area legislative seats13 min ago 

The Nov. 6 election was a night for incumbents for legislative districts 10A, 9A, 5B and 10B.

11/07/2018 03:02 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Goddard elected Crow Wing County Sheriff18 min ago 

Scott Goddard, current captain of the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department, has been elected the department's newest sheriff.

11/07/2018 10:44 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Nisswa: Jacobson, Hoff win election to council9 min ago 

Jacobson, first elected in 2014, had the most votes with 517 . Hoff, who first ran for the council in 2016 but came in third, proved successful in his second bid with 509 votes .

11/07/2018 10:44 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Heintzeman garners 3rd term in resounding victory over Menk22 sec ago 

On Election Day, the Minnesota House of Representatives' District 10A spoke and it was a resounding yes for two-term representative Josh Heintzeman.

11/07/2018 06:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes: Tayloe to lead as mayor 

Travis Grimler / Echo Journal On Election Day, voters flocked to the polls at the Cole Memorial Building in Pequot Lakes.

11/07/2018 02:17 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Grassroots Concerts welcomes Pushing Chain 

The Minnesota duo Pushing Chain makes its area debut on the Grassroots Concerts stage in Nisswa Friday, Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar, 5459 CR 18 . Formed in 2012, Pushing Chain is Boyd Blomberg on guitar and vocals and Adam Moe on fiddle and vocals.