Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Blogsen-usThu, 29 Jan 2015 19:13:53 EDTThu, 29 Jan 2015 19:13:53 EDT Shout-out Food Co. received an honorable mention in 98 Country DJ Pete Hanson's list of "20 Things Minnesotans Should Brag About (But Don't Because It's Not Nice). <P> The list includes the United States' first shopping mall - Southdale in Edina.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:30:58 EDTOverpaying at the pump order to save paper (and to cut down on the mess in my purse) I decline receipts, especially at gas stations. I'm not going to do that anymore.Mon, 12 Jan 2015 11:42:37 EDTEmergency! All at once!-All-at-once.htmlMan, were the area emergency personnel busy yesterday! I've never heard the police scanner go off as much as it did Thursday during the blizzard. Multiple car crashes - some involving state troopers - and other assorted calls could be heard.Fri, 9 Jan 2015 16:36:08 EDTAn Open Letter to the Squirrels in my Neighborhood I like to think that the little bit of yard I have on the southwest side of my house is a kind of mini-sanctuary for my feathered friends. There are numerous feeders and tree cover...Fri, 9 Jan 2015 15:37:53 EDTBravo!!.htmlI was watching Bravo Channel's "Inside The Actors Studio," and an actor mentioned how "courageous" a fellow actor was. <P> I wish there were another word actors could use when they are referring to making "daring" movie role choices.Mon, 5 Jan 2015 11:11:57 EDT