Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Blogsen-usSun, 19 Apr 2015 17:26:35 EDTSun, 19 Apr 2015 17:26:35 EDT't burst my bubble't-burst-my-bubble.htmlYesterday was the grand opening for the Marshall Regional Track & Field Complex on the SMSU campus. SMSU has done a great job with athletic facilities over the years and is arguably near the top of the NSIC in overall athletic facilities.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:25:19 EDT"Don't take it for granted""Don't-take-it-for-granted".htmlI was at the grand opening on the new Marshall Track and Field complex yesterday afternoon. It was a lovely day. The temperature was pleasant along with the standard Southwest Minnesota win. A number of people spoke at the event, SMSU president Dr.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:08:03 EDTWe'll miss you, Dave'll-miss-you,-Dave.htmlToday (April 14) we learned of the death of longtime Associated Press Bureau Chief Dave Pyle, who spent two decades of his career in Minneapolis. What a sad day.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:29:46 EDTNotes from speech sections past Saturday I rounded out this year's season of coaching Discussion for the Marshall High School speech team by tagging along to the Section 2AA speech competition in Mankato. It's always a big day for the speech kids.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:02:51 EDTNot so nice, I guess,-I-guess.htmlI consider myself a nice person - sometimes too nice and a lot of times boringly nice, but three times this week people have responded to me as if I weren't nice. In two of the instances it could be argued I deserved it.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:55:03 EDT