Marshall Independent, 28 Jun 2016 11:03:25 EDTTue, 28 Jun 2016 11:03:25 EDT made the right call on this gun ban United States Supreme Court is heading into the home stretch this week, and while much of the nation's attention Monday was focused on the Court's historic decision to throw out a Texas abortion access law, there was another decision made that...Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes (Quick-hit version) "Quick-hit" version of "Thumbs Up" is a feature that runs periodically as a twist to the regular commentary normally published in this space on Fridays.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT49 dead and Congress STILL doesn't get it you have been wondering how powerful the National Rifle Association really is, you got your answer Monday. Ignited by the worst mass shooting in modern U.S.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTSpecial? Hmm. How about 'sorry''s an item the next Minnesota Legislature can take up in 2017: The removal of the world "special" from "special session.Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes weather THUMBS DOWN: Summer hasn't officially begun yet, but on Tuesday, the region was reminded that the severe weather season is already here.Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT