Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 1 Aug 2014 07:45:17 EDTFri, 1 Aug 2014 07:45:17 EDT wage takes a hike - Starting today, Minnesota's minimum wage will increase for the first time in almost 10 years.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMural, mural on the wall by Deb Gau Workers on a scaffold install the third of Marshall's downtown murals on the south wall of the Varsity Pub building Thursday afternoon.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrowing from experience - Four-H'ers spend their summers getting their animals ready for the county fair, and younger kids are also able to get in on the action as a part of the Cloverbuds Project.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTNotable food professionals visit SMSU - Southwest Minnesota State University is continuing to elevate its culinology program, having recently implemented a new Open Innovation Research Center on campu.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTTough enough to work in pink by Karin Elton Luis Morales, left, and Guadalupe Sanchez build soffits in the entry to the Avera Cancer Institute Marshall.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT