Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 4 May 2016 13:23:44 EDTWed, 4 May 2016 13:23:44 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssAct now to reduce 'extra' business property taxhttp://www.Marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/583479.htmlTo the editor: Minnesota businesses have some of the highest business property tax burdens in the United States. One reason an extra property tax, paid just by businesses (and cabins) that goes to the state general fund.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT'Pride' supports school referendumhttp://www.Marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/583436.htmlTo the editor: The Pride in the Tiger Foundation is served by a 14-member volunteer board of community businesspersons.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTA better solution for your weedshttp://www.Marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/583437.htmlTo the editor: Weed control 1 gallon vinegar 2 cups Epsom salt 1/4 cup Dawn dish soap (the blue original) Just mix and spray in the morning after the dew has evaporated. Never buy weed control products again.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAnnual Imagination Library Survey resultshttp://www.Marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/583351.htmlWe recently surveyed parents of children enrolled in the Imagination Library Program locally sponsored by the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Currently more than 2,600 local children receive books through the program each month.Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTAdvancing public transit starts with volunteershttp://www.Marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/583352.htmlI am going to take the opportunity this column affords, and open a discussion about rural public transit. My hope is that this discussion will engage, educate, and maybe even lead people to take action.Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT