Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 16 Sep 2014 00:35:28 EDTTue, 16 Sep 2014 00:35:28 EDT Takes memorial THUMBS UP: The Independent featured the Minneota Vietnam Memorial & History Center in our Monday edition and will again with a more in-depth story in Saturday's paper because we're glad to see - and we deeply appreciate -...Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTNot just another Thursday is Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Yes, 13 years after the terrorist attacks on U.S. soil, just saying or hearing or reading "Sept. 11" resonates. And it reminds us of the horrors of terrorism.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes (Quick-hit version) for Sept. 5 The "Quick-hit" version of "Thumbs Up" is a new feature that will run periodically as a twist to the regular commentary normally published in this space on Fridays.Fri, 5 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTIt's been a long day - and that's a good thing for kindergartners some students across the state, including in Marshall, have been going to classes for a couple weeks already, everyone else debuted their new school clothes and put their new school supplies to work Tuesday.Wed, 3 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes for Aug. 29 sports season is here THUMBS UP: The 2014 high school football season in Minnesota got under way last week, but area teams had to wait until this week to hit the fiel.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT