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County OKs agreement for courthouse expansion

October 22, 2014 MARSHALL — The question of how to finance the construction of a planned expansion and courtroom remodel at the Lyon County Government Center was a topic of some discussion for the Lyon County Board... more »»

Don Louwagie was crusader for cancer institute

October 22, 2014 Revered Marshall man remembered for his many roles and work with Avera MARSHALL — Carol Louwagie is well aware of how much time and effort her husband of 50 1/2 years, Don, put into helping bring ... more »»

‘Everything changed that day’

October 22, 2014 Editor’s Note: This is the first of a series on the disappearance of Jacob Wetterlin. more »»

RTR School Board adopts unpopular policy

October 22, 2014 RUSSELL — On a 4-3 vote that left those in attendance stunned, the Russell-Tyler-Ruthton School Board on Monday night passed a controversial public participation policy during its... more »»

Candidate forum spotlights local races

October 22, 2014 MARSHALL — City and county government took the spotlight Tuesday, in a candidate forum held at the Marshall Area YMC. more »»

Local House candidates talk education at forum

October 22, 2014 MARSHALL — Local House candidates met Tuesday with school superintendents and administrators at the Southwest/West Central Cooperative to discuss education and issues affecting area school. more »»

Read for the Record

October 22, 2014 Photo by Anna Haecherl-Smith Robin Bednarek reads to local children at the Marshall-Lyon County Library Tuesday as part of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record campaign to promote literacy across the U.S. more »»

Back in the system for MLCL

October 21, 2014 MARSHALL — After months of ongoing discussion, members of the Marshall-Lyon County Library Board reached a major decision point Monday night. more »»

Independent’s Cooking & Decorating show returns

October 21, 2014 MARSHALL — Two chefs and an outdoor decorating team are lined up to present at this year’s Marshall Independent Cooking & Decorating Show. more »»

School board addresses lunch program concerns

October 21, 2014 MARSHALL — The increasing costs of proteins and the decreasing number of participants in the food lunch program at Marshall High School is cause for concern, Mark Brodersen, vice president of... more »»

ELECTION 2014: Nicollet not pleased about debate snubs

October 21, 2014 MARSHALL — Hannah Nicollet doesn’t want to rock the boat, she just wants to be a passenger on it. more »»

One fatality in crash near WG

October 20, 2014 One person died and four more were injured after a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon near Walnut Grove, the Redwood County Sheriff’s Office said. more »»

MHS rocks BOA

October 20, 2014 Marching band finishes third in class at national competition MARSHALL — The Marshall High School marching band ended its competitive season on a high note this weekend, band director Wayne Ivers... more »»

Historical heroes

October 20, 2014 Prairieland Genealogical Society: Saving, collecting obituaries, cemetery information for almost 40 years MARSHALL — After almost 40 years of being successfully ensconced in the social science... more »»

Ribbon cutting ceremony for new track and field complex is Saturday

October 20, 2014 Southwest Minnesota State University and Marshall Public Schools will have a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:45 a.m. on Saturday to officially open the Marshall Regional Track & Field Complex at SMSU. more »»

PHOTO: On the hunt

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Reaching out to stop bullying

October 18, 2014 PFLAG works to help schools, bullying victims ? Editor’s Note: Part 2 of a series on bullying. more »»

Westrom in a ‘tight race’ with Peterson, poll says

October 18, 2014 MARSHALL — Congressional candidate Torrey Westrom stopped in Marshall during his 38-county New Leadership Tour to talk with voters Thursday night. more »»

Two crashes friday

October 18, 2014 Photos by Anna Haecherl-Smith and Karin Elton ... more »»

PCLS sets terms for MLCL to join library system

October 17, 2014 MARSHALL — The terms have been set, and now the Marshall-Lyon County Library Board will face an important decision: Whether or not to return to the Plum Creek Regional Library Syste. more »»


Oct. 22-23 October 22, 2014

TodayCommunity Transit Hours:5:45 a.m.-9 p.m.Bible and breakfast with the boys7 a.m., Hardee’s.TOPS meeting8 a.m., Senior Citizen building, Cottonwood.SW MN Arts Council Gallery8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. more »

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