Tag: Nisswa

MnDOT announces recipients for Local Road Improvement Program

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/18/21) (Minnesota) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that 75 statewide road projects will benefit from $75 million in Local Road Improvement Program (LRIP) funding to help improve or build roads in Minnesota cities, towns, and counties. The Minnesota Legislature appropriated an additional $110 million to specific projects including Aitkin…
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June 18, 2021 0

Nisswa City Council Meeting from June 15

(NISSWA, MN) — The city of Nisswa held its latest monthly council meeting on Tuesday, June 15, so we spoke with Mayor John Ryan to hear what was discussed. Ryan touched on a planning and zoning issue near Clark Lake that is in the process of being resolved. The city also began the process of…
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June 17, 2021 0

City of Nisswa Updates Golf Cart Ordinance

(NISSWA, MN) — The city of Nisswa held their council meeting for the month of April on Tuesday, so we spoke with Mayor John Ryan to get the latest news. Ryan first discussed a re-zoning issue that the council deliberated over and ultimately approved. He then updated us on the city’s newly updated golf cart…
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April 22, 2021 0

The American Legion in Nisswa to Host National Commander, James Oxford

American Legion National Commander James W. “Bill” Oxford will speak Wednesday, April 7, at the American Legion in Nisswa on issues of importance to Minnesota veterans. American Legion members, community leaders and residents are welcome to attend the program scheduled from 5-8 p.m., with a supper at 6 p.m. and the remarks to follow. Among…
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April 3, 2021 0

CSAH 13 construction set to begin April 5th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/2/21) (Nisswa, MN) — Crow Wing County and Kraemer Trucking & Excavating will begin the construction process on CSAH 13 between Trunk Highway 371 in Nisswa and County Road 137 in Lake Edward Township starting April 5th. The construction work will consist of grading, storm sewer, aggregate base, concrete curb &…
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April 2, 2021 0

Crow Wing County Board Approves Transfer of Land to City of Nisswa, LRIP Sponsorship, and More from February 23 Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The Crow Wing County Board met on Tuesday, February 23 and some topics discussed saw spirited debates. Among the items the board spent the most time on was a proposal from the city of Nisswa for the transfer of ownership of tax-forfeited parcels of land at less than market value to the…
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February 25, 2021 0

City of Nisswa Begins Design Phase of Gull Lake Trail

(NISSWA, MN) — The city of Nisswa held its regular council meeting for the month of February on Tuesday, so we spoke with Mayor John Ryan to hear about what was discussed. The big-ticket agenda item was the city’s Gull Lake Trail, which has been in its preliminary stages for a while now. With the…
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February 18, 2021 0

Nisswa’s Former Mayor Looks to have Disorderly Conduct Case Dismissed

The former Nisswa mayor, Fred Heidmann, is seeking the disorderly conduct case to be dismissed from the Aug. 29 citation of two misdemeanors – obstruction of the legal process and disorderly conduct. The charge of obstruction of the legal process was already dismissed in December, and Heidmann also is seeking to have the disorderly conduct…
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February 6, 2021 0

John Ryan Sworn in as New Mayor of Nisswa

(NISSWA, MN) — The city of Nisswa met for a regular council meeting on Tuesday, January 19, for the first time in 2021. We spoke with John Ryan, the city’s newly minted Mayor, to hear about how it went. Ryan, who served on the Nisswa City Council last term, was sworn in as the city’s…
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January 21, 2021 0

Salvation Army Looking for Bell-Ringer Volunteers

Volunteers to ring bells for the Salvation Army are needed to staff kettles at various locations throughout Brainerd, Nisswa, and Pequot Lakes. Another Red Kettle goal is 1,500 volunteer hours with new procedures this year designed to help the community stay safe and help businesses stay open during the pandemic. The Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army…
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November 21, 2020 0