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ACMC welcomes physical therapist Jackie Parliament, DPT

Business

ACMC welcomes Jaclyn “Jackie” Parliament, DPT, a new physical therapist, to our team in Marshall. Parliament earned her bachelor of science in exercise training from South Dakota State University in Brookings. She went on to earn her doctorate of physical therapy from the College of St. ...

Verly receives specialist certification

Business

Nic Doeling, PT, DPT, OCS, owner of Big Stone Therapies—Marshall announces that Kirsten Verly, PT, DPT has received her Orthopedic Specialist Certification from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Therapists receiving this distinction have completed 2,000 or more hours of ...

Schumer asking Amtrak to discard the idea of shrinking seats

Business

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking Amtrak to discard the idea of creating new economy seating with reduced legroom aboard its trains. Schumer says in a statement Sunday that Amtrak should find other ways to save money without burdening passengers. Outgoing Amtrak co-chief ...

Bone fragment scare forces hot dog recall

Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The maker of Sabrett hot dogs is recalling more than 7 million pounds of hot dogs because they may contain bone fragments. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of products made by New York City-based Marathon ...

One More Time offers new life for reusables

Business

MINNEOTA — The theme, “Reduse, reuse and recycle”, is being put to work at One More Time of the Parish of St. Edward’s in Minneota. “Our purpose, first of all, is to make available materials that are out there and can be reused,” Jeanette Sharp said. “There is so much out ...

White House planning ‘Made in America’ week

Business

PISCATAWAY TOWNSHIP, New Jersey (AP) — Plagued by daily revelations related to the escalating Russia investigations, the White House is dubbing the coming week “Made in America week” as it tries to focus on issues that matter to the president’s base. Speaking to reporters at a hotel ...

Europe horse meat scam: At least 66 people arrested

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BRUSSELS (AP) — Authorities have arrested at least 66 people in a European food scam which sold horse meat unfit for human consumption. European Union police coordinating organization Europol announced Sunday that eight nations cooperated in the operation. In Spain, 65 people face a series ...

Facebook fighting court order over law enforcement access

Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook is fighting a court order that blocks the social media giant from letting users know when law enforcement investigators ask to search their online information, particularly their political affiliations and comments. Major technology companies and civil liberties ...

Crime-Accidents

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crime MARSHALL — An adult male was arrested for theft and fleeing from law enforcement on foot, in an incident reported at 3:14 p.m. Saturday on the 1200 block of Susan Drive, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL — Criminal sexual conduct reported at 9:35 a.m. Saturday on the 200 block of ...

Agenda

News of Record

What: Regular meeting of the Lyon County Board When: 9 a.m., Tuesday Where: Commissioners’ room, Lyon County Government Center second floor • Consent agenda • Media conversion contract • A.C.E. update • Highway 23 safety study project update • Marshall-Lyon County ...

Notice of Public Hearing

Public Notices

July 18, 2017 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSAL FOR THE ISSUANCE OF HOUSING REVENUE REFUNDING BONDS FOR SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA HOUSING PARTNERSHIP PROJECT Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Dawson, Minnesota (“Dawson”) will meet at City Hall, 675 Chestnut ...

Flames knock radio station off the air

Local News

MARSHALL — A radio station’s AM signal has been off the air since a fire damaged the base of the Marshall Radio Station’s broadcasting tower early Friday morning. A Marshall police officer discovered the fire behind the station on East College Drive. “There were three of us working ...

A day for the kids

Local News

REDWOOD FALLS — Children of all ages were thoroughly engaged in all of the activities and experiences that the Redwood County Fair offered throughout the day on Friday. Area daycares brought swarms of children — many of them clad in colorful, matching T-shirts — out in the morning for ...

Crime and Accidents for July 15

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MARSHALL — A 22-year-old man was arrested for trespassing in an incident reported at 12:26 p.m. Thursday in Marshall, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL — Theft of a red and white Schwinn bicycle was reported at 6:59 p.m. Thursday on the 300 block of West Main Street, Marshall Police ...

Echoes of the past

Features

ECHO Antiques tell stories about the past. Combined with old newspapers clippings, fascinating tales can be told about even small towns like Echo. Former Echo residents Brad Kurtz and Anne (Kvistad) Anderson will be exhibiting their collections of Echo memorabilia at Echo’s 125th ...

New wildlife area to be dedicated in honor of Bue

Local News

MARSHALL — A Marshall resident and his family are donating land for a new Wildlife Management Area in Lyon County — and it’s a fitting legacy for a former game manager. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced this week that it will dedicate the new WMA in honor of Jerry ...

Rescue operation

Local News

MARSHALL — ReAnna Schrader, her boyfriend Cody Gilbery, and Lyon County Deputy Derek Daniels all played heroes when a group of ducklings wandered into a tight spot Wednesday. Schrader said she and Gilbery and were walking to Wal-Mart at about 5 p.m. when they first spotted a group of baby ...

‘A lot of fun stuff’ at Scout Jamboree

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MARSHALL — Eleven Boy Scouts from Troops 238 and 320 in Marshall are enthusiastically looking forward to joining about 40,000 others at the National Boy Scout Jamboree this upcoming week in West Virginia. “I’ve heard there are several things you can do there that you can’t really do ...