Home for the holidays

Local News

MARSHALL — A warm fireplace, a Christmas tree and lights can really set a holiday mood. But the stops on the Lyon County Historical Society’s Holiday Home Tour also had plenty of additional details that caught visitors’ eyes. “Oh, my goodness,” one tour-goer said, as she stepped ...

Santa is star attraction at Canby Theatre

Local News

Photo by Mike Lamb The line inside the Canby Theatre in Canby on Sunday afternoon was long, but the wait was worth it for lots of children who turned out to make face-to-face requests for toys this Christmas. While Santa was interested in hearing what the children wanted for Christmas, he ...

Crime and Accidents for Dec. 6

News of Record

MARSHALL — Theft reported at 6:51 a.m. Sunday on the 600 block of Kendall Street is under investigation, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL — A Marshall woman, 45, was arrested for DWI at 10:21 p.m. Saturday on the 1300 block of Birch Street, Marshall Police said. MARSHALL — A ...

Exploring careers using virtual reality

Local News

From the outside, it looked like a semi trailer. But Marshall Middle School students entering the Big Ideas Mobile Learning Lab were about to find a hands-on classroom. “Do you know what welding is?” instructor Joe Schotzko asked the group of eighth grade students gathered around ...

It is here

Local News

A book 150 years in the making will finally be published in about nine months. The Independent, in conjunction with Marshall’s 150th anniversary in 2022, will be publishing “The Sesquicentennial: Cultivating 150 Years of History in Marshall and Lyon County.” Independent Publisher ...