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Crime for Sept. 20

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TRACY — A suspicious vehicle was reported at 2:48 a.m. Wednesday on the 1200 block of Morgan Street, Tracy Police said. No further information was available. MARSHALL — A 32-year-old male was cited for having expired vehicle registration in a traffic incident reported at 11:40 p.m. ...

Soil samples

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Fall has to be one of my favorite times of the year. I love the weather and it is also time to start planning ahead just a little bit in the garden. It may seem like it is early to do this but now is the time to think about what has worked in the garden and what has not. This year, in ...

Lyon Co. Board sets preliminary levy

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MARSHALL — Lyon County’s budgeting process for 2019 continued Tuesday, as county commissioners discussed setting a preliminary levy amount. While commissioners heard levy proposals that would be an increase of more than 3 percent over 2018, they opted for a preliminary increase of 2 percent ...

Lyon County Board mulls landfill request

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MARSHALL — It was an unusual request for the Lyon County Regional Landfill — and one that could potentially have some benefits for the landfill, county staff said Tuesday. However, Lyon County Commissioners didn’t agree right away to taking on a waste disposal request from Xcel Energy. ...

Bank employees help feed their community

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MARSHALL — Bank employees are used to dealing with the green stuff, but Monday’s medium was a little different. The green stuff in question was fruits and vegetables. The team chopped cabbage and onions and sliced turkey and cheese. Six Minnwest employees volunteered Monday afternoon at ...

Crime for Sept. 19

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MARSHALL — A 35-year-old male was arrested for DWI at 2:09 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of North Third Street and West Redwood Street, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL — A criminal sexual conduct incident reported at 7:03 p.m. Monday is under investigation, Marshall Police said. ...

Marshall Menards evacuated for gas leak

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MARSHALL — Customers and staff were evacuated from the Marshall Menards on Tuesday morning due to a gas leak in the area. An excavator working at the expansion project at the business struck a gas line, causing the leak. Based on factors like the location of the break, the amount of gas ...

You betcha

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MARSHALL — Minnesotans enjoying summer-like temperatures over the weekend had to deal with the return of September-like weather Monday. Late summer temperatures in northern and north central Minnesota rose to record-setting levels during the weekend, according to the National Weather ...

MC Board to look at three conditional use permit applications

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SLAYTON — At today’s meeting of the Murray County Board, Zoning/Environmental Administrator Jean Christoffels plans to submit three conditional use permits (CUP) — two for the construction of hog barns and one for an extension to a building permit for trees and shrubs to be added later. ...

Crime for Sept. 18

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LYND — An incident reported at 8:31 a.m. Monday on the 2200 block of 200th Avenue is under investigation, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department said. MARSHALL — A 58-year-old female was served a trespass notice in an incident reported at 4:24 p.m. Sunday on the 2900 block of 260th ...

A (duck) flurry of support

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MARSHALL — It was shaping up to be a busy day at Shooters Sporting Clays. People were moving along the paths to the shooting course, either on carts or on foot, carrying their shotguns and gear. It was about mid-morning when Josh Behning got the first group of people ready to try the duck ...

Celebrating conservation

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Photo by Deb Gau The members of the Buffalo Ridge Gobblers chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation held their annual banquet Saturday night in Marshall. Activities at the banquet included raffles, games, and both live and silent auctions. Here, Jake Johnson, Josh Johnson and Abby ...

Business Briefs for Sept. 17

Business

Carris Health Marshall welcomes pediatric nurse practitioner Carris Health Clinic (formerly ACMC-Marshall) announced the addition of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Amanda Kohls, to its medical team. Kohls will join Dr. Atul Mishra and Dr. Tim Michals in the Marshall clinic in October Kohls ...

Marshall man injured in rollover crash

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LINCOLN COUNTY — A Marshall man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover Saturday on Minnesota Highway 19, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The crash was reported at 2:29 a.m. Saturday in Shaokatan Township in Lincoln County. A 2014 Nissan Sentra driven by Gweh Wah, 29, was eastbound on ...

Crime and Accidents for Sept. 17

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MARSHALL — A hit-and-run incident reported at 9:16 p.m. Saturday on the 1000 block of East College Drive is under investigation, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL— A cell phone and a lanyard were found in an incident reported at 10:33 a.m. Saturday on the 1000 block of Boxelder Street, ...

‘I just lived’

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MARSHALL — In a room full of other Heritage Pointe Senior Living tenants on Friday, Ed VanNevel celebrated his 100th birthday. The centenarian cracked a smile when one resident said he was “finally an antique” and another said he was “priceless now.” Known for his good sense of ...