Monday Aug 25
Eight added to Hall of Honor
MARSHALL, Minn. Southwest Minnesota State University Athletics has announced that seven individuals and one team have been selected for induction into the SMSU Athletics Hall of Honor on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Minnesota State Moorhead wrestler Evan Forde returns to join coaching staff
Evan Forde, a four-year letterman wrestler for Minnesota State University Moorhead, is returning to his alma mater as an assistant wrestling coach, head coach Kris Nelson announced Friday .
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Katelyn Kalkman, front, along with Jazmyne Neely, left, Elissa Reinsma and Karmann Carroll, were among those who hauled items to residence hall rooms on foot, while others operated gators and ATVs during move-in day at Southwest Minnesota State University on Thursday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Track & field complex coming along
Marshall Public Schools Activities Director Bruce Remme gave an update on the progress of the Marshall Regional Track and Field Complex at the MPS board meeting Monday evening, noting that the facility was really starting to take shape.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
We want to applaud Marty Seifert, who fell short in his quest to become the Republican of choice to face off against DFL Gov. Mark Dayton this fall.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Seifert lacked support in rural counties, struggled with fundraising
Can a rural Minnesota candidate with a permanent home closer to the South Dakota border than to the state Capitol win a major statewide election? Republican gubernatorial candidate Marty Seifert said he and his campaign did everything in their power to capture Tuesday's primary, but a third-place finish is all they have to show for it - despite a ... (more)
Wed Aug 13, 2014
SOS kicks off today
It's time once again to come together for music, fun and food during Marshall's Sounds of Summer.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Johnson a clear winner in GOP race
Hennepin County commissioner Jeff Johnson swept to victory Tuesday in Minnesota's crowded GOP primary for governor, then declared himself the conservative who can defeat Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton in November.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
A taste of Italy
US Bank employee and Taste of Italy volunteer Heather Fischer serves spaghetti to Reagan Boerboom Wednesday afternoon at the 13th annual Taste of Italy Charity Event at the Southwest Minnesota State University conference center.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Support Seifert for governor
Minnesota Republicans have a lot of choosing to do next Tuesday, especially in the governor's race.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Safety concerns trigger Ward 1 change
No one involved in the decision to move the Ward 1 polling place away from Park Side wanted to do so because they anticipated anything tragic happening at the school when the elections roll around, but in this day age, better safe than sorry, they say.
Nick's Notes: A Steady Drive
Habit number five in the bestselling book, "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People" is "Seek first to understand and then to be understood."
Mural, mural on the wall
Workers on a scaffold install the third of Marshall's downtown murals on the south wall of the Varsity Pub building Thursday afternoon.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Notable food professionals visit SMSU
Southwest Minnesota State University is continuing to elevate its culinology program, having recently implemented a new Open Innovation Research Center on campus.