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Teacher appreciation

May 9, 2013 To the editor: I am sure that if I were to ask you to share who your favorite teacher is and why, without hesitation you could quickly name that individual and provide a wonderful tale about the... more »»

Now is the time to fund Hwy. 23

May 9, 2013 To the editor: Expanding and maintaining key corridors in our state like Highway 23 is essential in moving our local communities and state in the right direction, and we cannot afford to ignore our... more »»

Honor our Creator

May 3, 2013 To the editor: In our country, the United States of America, many people pray to God when there are tragedies and believe that even little children are God’s children, lovingly received into HIs... more »»

The Kampeska Trail

May 2, 2013 To the editor: I’m trying to shock the people of Marshall and the people of Watertown, S.D. This Indian trail became the Marshall to Watertown road. more »»

Thank a teacher

May 2, 2013 To the editor: Tuesday, May 7, 2013, is National Teacher Day. I encourage everyone in our region to be sure to thank a teacher for helping to make our schools great. more »»

Make your voice heard for our children’s sake

April 26, 2013 To the Editor: In Congress, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America. more »»

Safe jobs save lives, distracted driving doesn’t

April 25, 2013 To the editor: Workers Memorial Day, April 28, is a day to remember workers who have suffered, been injured or died on the job. more »»

Remember to get in the right lane

April 20, 2013 To the editor: With the hope of warmer spring weather, it was good to see the “Share the Road Safely” article in this morning’s paper. more »»

What’s with the media blackout?

April 18, 2013 To the editor: There is a landmark criminal case currently taking place that has been going on in a public trial for about a month now. It’s called, “the Kermit Gosnell murder trial.” Dr. more »»

Thanks to MGC for great get-together

April 13, 2013 To the editor: Our 1970 basketball team got together this past weekend to honor our coach, Lowell “Zeke” Ziemann for the Tiger Foundation Hall of Honor award. more »»

Not a fan of anti-bullying bill

April 12, 2013 To the editor: Please contact your legislators and tell them NOT to support the “Safe and Supportive Minnesota Act,” House file 826, and Senate file 783. 1. more »»

Pass tobacco price increase

April 5, 2013 To the editor: As a tobacco control advocate, I’m happy to say that this legislative session has been encouraging: The House heard testimony about bills that would close the “little cigar” loophole... more »»

Charged with assault

April 2, 2013 To the editor: My name is Gerhard Ziemann, an insurance agent and investment representative for the past 20 years since 1992 in southwest Minnesota. more »»

Child care providers need support

April 2, 2013 To the editor: While I appreciated the chance to hear Senator Gary Dahms and Representative Chris Swedzinski speak at Tuesday night’s Town Hall Meeting, I feel more information needs to be given to... more »»

Music to their ears

March 30, 2013 To the editor: The Marshall Music Boosters would like to publicly commend Marshall Public Schools for receiving the National Association of Music Merchants’ designation of Best Community for Music... more »»

Support anti-bullying legislation

March 30, 2013 To the editor: We thank our state representatives, Senator Gary Dahms and Representative Chris Swedzinski for taking the time to host the recent town hall meeting in Marshall. more »»

Thanks for coverage of state champs

March 26, 2013 To the editor: I want to send my thanks and appreciation to columnist Ellayne Conyers and the Independent sports staff for their fine coverage of the 50th anniversary of the Minnesota State... more »»

School insurance, or lack thereof

March 20, 2013 To the editor: First, I would like to say thank you to the Marshall High School staff and teachers for all they did when my son broke his ankle. They were very accommodating. more »»

Thinking outside the ‘heliocentric box’

March 20, 2013 To the editor: Sometimes when writing something controversial, I will get a response from an anonymous online commenter, who will say: “Isn’t this the guy who wrote letters a few years ago about the... more »»

Take advantage of good program

March 12, 2013 To the editor: Emma Thompson once said, “Any problem, big or small, within a family always seems to start with bad communication. more »»



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