Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 19:34:23 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 19:34:23 EDT the pursuit begin year marks the 19th year Marshall High School will host the annual Pursuit of Excellence Southwest Minnesota Marching Band Festival, which is scheduled for Saturday at the Regional Event Center at Southwest Minnesota State University.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTSafety group takes message to the kids -They tried to spread the word about pedestrian safety - and now it was time to take it to a younger crowd, a group of Marshall area residents said Thursday.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTFlood control idea the editor: I have been reading and hearing of the problems with the Red River flooding in the north. It seems there is a simple solution: Rather than flooding the area around Fargo, deepen the channel. Dredge it out so it will hold more water.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTNRCC on the 'attack' the editor: Last month, the Republican National Campaign Committee (NRCC) made up a fake news site to trick people into thinking that their misinformation was real news, and then they made up a fake website about me to try to deceive my...Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCity council weighs options for 2015 levy -A middle-of-the-road option for setting the Marshall preliminary levy got the best response from city council members this week. During a work session on Tuesday evening, council members' consensus was in favor of a proposed 5.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT