AMATEUR BASEBALL: Bird Island cruises past Marshall, 7-1

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MARSHALL — After a high-scoring battle that saw their team score 15 runs on Wednesday, the Marshall amateur baseball team hoped to provide some pre-Fourth of July offensive fireworks on Friday against Bird Island. Instead, Marshall saw its offense go cold, only recording one run en route to a ...

AREA ATHLETICS: Creating history

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MARSHALL — Kari Groebner started playing basketball because, in her words, “I’m good at it”. Her teammates are pretty good, too and together, they were able to create some history. The 34-year-old Groebner, who was born in Slayton and lives in Marshall, was a member of Team Minnesota ...