On the Porch...
The 1900 book, "A Souvenir, Marshall, MN" is a fascinating read about Marshall's early infrastructures and business owners. The book was published by Wall & Haines out of Minneapolis, and it was printed to promote Marshall.
Brau Brothers' Sheephead is a mix of IPA and British bitter
Sheephead ale, from Brau Brothers in Marshall, MN, is everything the style calls for: accessible, crisp, light, and complex without being overbearing. It pours a dark gold with a creamy, consistent head and drinks with a soft biscuit malt countered by a light and piney hop bite.
Our Town' theme returns for hospice fundraiser
If you serve wine, they will come. That's what a local hospice organization has found when it comes to fundraisers.
C.H. Whitney, founder of Marshall
As we drive down Highway 19 into the city of Marshall we see the statue of Mrs. Whitney pouring water onto the ground. History tells us that she was asked to name the town when members of the Winona and St. Peter Railroad, which was a branch of the Chicago Northwestern Railroad, got into an argument about choosing a name.
County board adds numbers to library proposal
The public bodies trying to decide the fate of the Marshall-Lyon County Library may have some more specific information to go on, after action taken by the Lyon County Board on Tuesday.
Mass of Christian Burial for Duane Oftedahl, 67, of Ghent will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Eloi Catholic Church in Ghent.
Eight added to Hall of Honor
MARSHALL, Minn. Southwest Minnesota State University Athletics has announced that seven individuals and one team have been selected for induction into the SMSU Athletics Hall of Honor on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.