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Marshall Independent
Here comes ‘Trouble’presenting modern-day mystery in upcoming radio dramatization MARSHALL - In t
Here comes ‘Trouble’
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
presenting modern-day mystery in upcoming radio dramatization MARSHALL - In the upcoming Marshall Area Stage Company radio drama, Justin Seaborne wakes up in an alley, smelling of alcohol with a key in his hand. He is arrested for killing his two... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Steffensen reunited with former teammatesEllsworth Community College wide receiver Tad Steffensen, a 2013 Marshalltown H
Steffensen reunited with former teammates
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 3 days ago
Ellsworth Community College wide receiver Tad Steffensen, a 2013 Marshalltown High School graduate, has been reunited with a pair of former Bobcats as a member of the Southwest Minnesota State University football team's recent National Signing Day... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Down the LineBLUE EARTH - Blue Earth Area Bucs student-athlete Bailey Olson has agreed to pl
Down the Line
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
BLUE EARTH - Blue Earth Area Bucs student-athlete Bailey Olson has agreed to play football at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall this fall. He signed his letter of intent on Wednesday, National Signing Day, at Blue Earth Area High... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Taking on student debt in D.C.MARSHALL - Chelsey Jo Herrig is looking forward to her future as a teacher, but
Taking on student debt in D.C.
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
MARSHALL - Chelsey Jo Herrig is looking forward to her future as a teacher, but she's approaching that future with trepidation. It's not that Herrig is scared of facing a group of young students every day - she's scared about the mountain of student... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Dakota State Inks 23 On National Signing DayMADISON, S.D. – Dakota State University head football coach Josh Anderson is pl
Dakota State Inks 23 On National Signing Day
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 days ago
MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State University head football coach Josh Anderson is pleased to announce the first group of new Trojans with the signing of 23 student-athletes for the upcoming 2016 season, including four transfers. Below is the list of... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
SMSU Adds 42 Players On Signing DayMARSHALL, Minn. - Southwest Minnesota State University head football coach Cory
SMSU Adds 42 Players On Signing Day
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 days ago
MARSHALL, Minn. - Southwest Minnesota State University head football coach Cory Sauter announced Wednesday the signing of 31 high school and 11 transfer student-athletes to National Letters of Intent to continue their academic and football careers at... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Enactus Winter FestHanan Abdullah and Ayan Abdullah work on a "fill in the zombie"?story activity
Enactus Winter Fest
Marshall Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Hanan Abdullah and Ayan Abdullah work on a "fill in the zombie"?story activity with a little assistance from Southwest Minnesota State University student Amanda Heesch during the ival Sunday afternoon at SMSU. The event included... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Letting their voices be heardMore than 800 students representing 30 teams from six different states are set
Letting their voices be heard
Marshall Independent / Posted 10 days ago
More than 800 students representing 30 teams from six different states are set to compete in the 16th annual Marshall Speech Spectacular today and Saturday. Along with Minnesota participants - including 61 from Marshall High School - students from... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Shannan KopacekJune 26, 1985-Jan. 26, 2016 MARSHALL - Services for , 30, of Marshall, will be
Shannan Kopacek
Marshall Independent / Posted 10 days ago
June 26, 1985-Jan. 26, 2016 MARSHALL - Services for , 30, of Marshall, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Evangelical Free Church in Willmar with burial in Fairview Cemetery in Willmar. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. today at Harvey... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Milkyway Musings: A 9th planet & five alive in the morning sky New research from scientists at Caltec is bringing to light the possibility t
Milkyway Musings: A 9th planet & five alive in the morning sky
Advocate Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
New research from scientists at Caltec is bringing to light the possibility that a giant planet exists far beyond the realm of Pluto. This is arguably the most promising modern evidence... Read more
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Marshall Independent
New home, stronger partnership for Studio 1Studio 1, the Marshall-area community television channel, recently moved house
New home, stronger partnership for Studio 1
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Studio 1, the Marshall-area community television channel, recently moved house for the second time in the past year. University and Marshall city staff announced this week that Studio 1's new home will be at SMSU. The change will help make for a... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Rena LockwoodJan. 5, 1915-Jan. 27, 2016 MARSHALL - Services for , 101, of Marshall, will be
Rena Lockwood
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Jan. 5, 1915-Jan. 27, 2016 MARSHALL - Services for , 101, of Marshall, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Cornerstone Methodist Church in Marshall. Burial will be at the Marshall Cemetery. Rena died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at the Avera... Read more
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Marshall Independent
When getting ‘bog’ged down is a good thingMARSHALL - For her show at the Marshall Fine Arts Council's arts center, Southw
When getting ‘bog’ged down is a good thing
Marshall Independent / Posted 16 days ago
MARSHALL - For her show at the Marshall Fine Arts Council's arts center, Southwest Minnesota State University English professor Dr. Elizabeth Blair shot most of the photos near her cabin in Itasca County. Blair's show, "Ways of Seeing: Bog... Read more
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The Washington Times
Minnesota college revises ‘cultural intolerance’ banFree-speech advocates are lauding a decision by Southwest Minnesota State Unive
Minnesota college revises ‘cultural intolerance’ ban
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
Free-speech advocates are lauding a decision by Southwest Minnesota State University to revise a ban that had prohibited “cultural intolerance.” Samantha Harris, a spokeswoman with the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), a First... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Marshall School Board receives update on EL programPresenters Amanda Grinager, Kari Ehlers and Kari Loft spoke about the district'
Marshall School Board receives update on EL program
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
Presenters Amanda Grinager, Kari Ehlers and Kari Loft spoke about the district's EL program, which is aligned with The Education for English Learners Act. The Act governs programs and services for English Learners in Minnesota. Currently, Marshall... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Generation rapMARSHALL - There is more than bingo and bean bags going on at the Adult Communi
Generation rap
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
MARSHALL - There is more than bingo and bean bags going on at the Adult Community Center these days. A new program, "Living Life through Lifelong Learning," kicked off Tuesday morning. About 70 people signed up for the mini GOLD college classes,... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Realizing the dreamMARSHALL - People across the country reflected on the life and legacy of Martin
Realizing the dream
Marshall Independent / Posted 20 days ago
MARSHALL - People across the country reflected on the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday. But honoring that legacy means more than just remembering King's achievements as a leader of the Civil Rights movement, a group of local... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Bluejays deal loss to CardsThe second half, however, belonged to Waseca senior sharpshooting guard Nick Du
Bluejays deal loss to Cards
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
The second half, however, belonged to Waseca senior sharpshooting guard Nick Dufault. Dufault, who was playing on a tightly-wrapped left ankle, erupted for 18 of his game-high 29 points during the second half to power the Bluejays to a 65-55 triumph... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Your Health Group fitness 101If this resolution entails attending group fitness classes, please proceed prep
Your Health Group fitness 101
Marshall Independent / Posted 23 days ago
If this resolution entails attending group fitness classes, please proceed prepared. I say this because last week I had a woman come into a yoga class 20 minutes after it had started. She went to the front of the room, grabbed my yoga mat and started... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 561644-3 vote puts Wendy Schoolmeester in PAS board chair Pipestone Area School Boa
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 25 days ago
4-3 vote puts Wendy Schoolmeester in PAS board chair Pipestone Area School Board members selected Wendy Schoolmeester school board chair and Jeff Baatz vice chair for 2016 during the school board’s first meeting of 2016 on Jan. 4. School Board... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Whitney Kieffer builds on her Upper Iowa scoring recordCampus Report: Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:14 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:14
Whitney Kieffer builds on her Upper Iowa scoring record
The Journal-Standard / Posted 25 days ago
Campus Report: Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:14 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:14 PM The career scoring record at Upper Iowa University survived for just over 15 years, but it could not survive... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
SMSU Head Coach Cory Sauter Signs Contract ExtensionMARSHALL, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State University Director of Athletics Ch
SMSU Head Coach Cory Sauter Signs Contract Extension
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 26 days ago
MARSHALL, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State University Director of Athletics Chris Hmielewski announced Tuesday head football coach, Cory Sauter, has agreed to accept a six-year contract extension to continue as the Mustang head coach. “We are... Read more
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Marshall Independent
A U.S. Supreme Court case that could harm our communityOn Monday, Jan. 11, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for the cas
A U.S. Supreme Court case that could harm our community
Marshall Independent / Posted 27 days ago
On Monday, Jan. 11, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for the case Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association. This case is an assault on public employees and is being financed by conservative special interests in an attempt to... Read more
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Marshall Independent
PHOTO: Fair at the ‘Y’Southwest Minnesota State University student Jacob Benson speaks with Trista Li
PHOTO: Fair at the ‘Y’
Marshall Independent / Posted 27 days ago
Southwest Minnesota State University student Jacob Benson speaks with Trista Link and Brittany Verhelst, representing New Horizons Crisis Center, at a volunteer and services fair Monday at the Marshall Area YMCA. The fair was a chance for people to... Read more
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Marshall Independent
SoberingMARSHALL - Marshall High School and MA-TEC students aren't likely to forget Sar
Sobering
Marshall Independent / Posted 27 days ago
MARSHALL - Marshall High School and MA-TEC students aren't likely to forget Sarah Panzau Evans anytime soon. The hope is that her message - in regards to underage drinking, driving drunk, respecting parents and people with disabilities and making... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Local Business BriefsReal estate professional Jana Reilly and Cheryl Evans, long-term local resident
Local Business Briefs
Marshall Independent / Posted 28 days ago
Real estate professional Jana Reilly and Cheryl Evans, long-term local resident and business owner, have joined the Keller Williams Preferred Realty team in the Marshall area. "We're excited to welcome Jana and Cheryl to the Keller Williams family,"... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Election 2016: Buckle upMARSHALL - The 2016 election will be a game-changer - at all levels. Nationall
Election 2016: Buckle up
Marshall Independent / Posted a month ago
MARSHALL - The 2016 election will be a game-changer - at all levels. Nationally, a new president will be sworn in at this time next year, and locally, all 201 Minnesota House and Senate members will be on the ballot in 2016, as Democrats will be... Read more

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