Marshall Independent, 27 Aug 2016 09:11:49 EDTSat, 27 Aug 2016 09:11:49 EDT on at First Independent - First Independent Bank broke ground for its renovation project this month.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTBusiness Briefs accepted into advanced academy Marshall Public Safety Director Rob Yant has been accepted as one of 25 top law enforcement leaders from across the state of Minnesota into the Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association's inaugural Advanced CLEO an...Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTFlooding in South puts a damper on US rice harvest, Ark. (AP) - Heavy rain that brought record flooding to Louisiana recently has put a damper on the nation's harvest of rice, a food staple that usually likes water as it grows but can't be gathered by machine if fields are inundated.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTMost limits on US-Mexico flights are about to be lifted (AP) - Most restrictions on flights between the U.S. and Mexico will lift on Sunday, a change expected to bring more options and possibly lower prices for travelers.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTChristie faces decision on raising minimum wage to $15, N.J. (AP) - Gov. Chris Christie is facing a deadline to act on raising New Jersey's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour in the next year and to at least $15 over the next five.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT