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Time may be up for FLY in Marshall

February 27, 2015 MARSHALL — Marshall Superintendent of Schools Scott Monson told the Independent on Thursday he will recommend not continuing the school district’s participation in the Flexible Learning Year program... more »»

Obituaries

Martha Meulebroeck

February 27, 2015 Nov. 17, 1922-Feb. 25, 2015 TYLER — Mass of Christian Burial for Martha Irene Meulebroeck, 92, of Tyler will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Dionysius Catholic Church in Tyler. more »»

Business

Ralco acquires patent for land-based shrimp production

January 19, 2015 BALATON — Ralco announced in a news release last week that Texas A&M University has licensed its patent for a land-based, super-intensive raceway system for shrimp production to the Marshall-based... more »»

Obituaries

Clayton Hanson

February 25, 2015 GRANITE?FALLS —?Services for Clayton Hanson, 88, of Granite Falls will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Granite Falls Lutheran Church with full military honors. Burial will take place later this spring. more »»

Features

The lure of the ice

January 17, 2015 RURAL WILNO — All across the cold, icy plains of southwest Minnesota, new little fish house villages continue to pop up on lakes where the fish are thought to be biting. more »»

Ag and Extension

Turning the pages

January 29, 2015 This is the time of the year when many of you ask me what I do all winter long. Well, besides my job I hold at a business in town, I help on the farm with lambin. more »»

Features

On a high note

January 31, 2015 TYLER — There is only one thing better than listening to students within a school singing at the top of their talent and that’s youth from many schools gathering in harmony. more »»

Ag and Extension

The knock out rose: Reliable and resistant

February 5, 2015 This past spring, I planted for the first time a rose in an old bucket in front of my house. It was an experiment of sorts. more »»

Features

Stories to tell

February 7, 2015 Pioneer Public Television’s “Postcards” is now in its sixth season of telling stories about the people, places and culture of western Minnesota. more »»

News of Record

Crime for Feb. 18

February 18, 2015 MARSHALL — A verbal argument was reported at 2:07 a.m. Tuesday on the 400 block of Village Drive, Marshall Police said. more »»

Ag and Extension

Farm Outlook Seminar is March 11 at SMSU

February 19, 2015 Four agricultural experts will be featured at the 31st annual Farm Outlook Seminar on Wednesday, March 11, at the Southwest Minnesota State University Upper Conference Center. more »»

News of Record

Crime/accidents for Feb. 19

February 19, 2015 BALATON — A Tripp, S.D., man, 35, was cited for a winter parking violation at 9:03 p.m. Friday near the intersection of 1st Street and South Summit Avenue, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department sa. more »»

Features

New neighors on the block

February 21, 2015 On a recent Monday evening, women were carrying sewing machines and other accessories into Fabrics Plus and started setting up on tables in an area that was surrounded by quilts and other fabrics. more »»

News of Record

Crime/accidents for Feb. 21

February 21, 2015 MINNEOTA — A public disturbance incident was reported at 4:28 a.m. Friday on the 700 block of North Madison Street, Minneota Police said. No further information was available. more »»

Ag and Extension

Let there be light

February 26, 2015 So what is adequate light? While the actual levels vary with the genus, in general, orchid foliage should be a light yellow-green rather than a lush sort of grass green. more »»

News of Record

Crime for Feb. 26

February 26, 2015 MARSHALL — A Marshall man, 64, was cited for a parking violation in a parking complaint incident reported at 3:31 a.m. Wednesday on the 200 block of West Lyon Street, Marshall Police sai. more »»

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Best Valentine Ever

February 12, 2015 I just picked up my daughter who attends Southwest Minnesota State University from her sister’s place in Marshall and delivered her to her dorm. As she got out of the car, she said, “By, Mom. more »

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