Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:21:42 EDTThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:21:42 EDT shouldn't have to jump through hoops to speak their minds school board at Russell-Tyler-Ruthton, like any school board, has status, control and the power to make decisions for its school(s), assumingly in the best interest of all involved.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTShort takes for Oct. 17 for abuse victims THUMBS UP: Church officials and abuse victims were brought together during a news conference Monday announcing the historical legal settlement that will require the Archdiocese of St.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTIP candidate should've been invited to party Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson debated in Duluth on Tuesday in an event put on by the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce. Again, Go.Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes step in equality THUMBS UP: It's been a good week for gay marriage advocates in the U.S. On Monday, the U.S.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTShort Takes (Quick-hit version) "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 Friday.Fri, 3 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT