Marshall

A truck arrives at the Rock County Transfer Station’s construction and demolition landfill Thursday, Oct. 20, with a load of debris. The county may request a change in the current slope for burial that could add five additional years to the landfill’s life expectancy.
When Rock County’s construction and demolition debris landfill was established 21 years ago, it was expected to reach full capacity in 35 years. However, it appears the landfill will be full before then, according to discussion at the Oct. 18 County Board meeting. “We’re sitting with probably 10...
Two hundred randomly selected Rock County households will receive surveys in the mail this week asking them about their attitudes toward recycling. Selected residents received letters earlier this week, requesting their participation in the survey, which will be mailed later in the week by the...
Cardinal Speech team members who competed in the final round of the Big South Conference meet and conference recognition include (from left) Derek Krueger, Knute Oldre (all-conference), Hannah Hoogland, Paul Witte III, Grace Sweeney and Dylan Thorson.
Final speech team invitationals yield fourth-place finishes The Luverne Cardinal speech team competed in its final two invitational events of the season, the Big South Conference meet in New Ulm and the Southwest Minnesota State University Invitational in Marshall. At the Big South Conference in...
Investigators inspect what was left of the 41-by-246-foot barn after a May 11, 2015, fire that took the lives of two workers. The Minnesota State Fire Marshal closed its investigation last week citing the fire’s cause as “undetermined.”
The State Fire Marshal last week wrapped up the investigation of a May 2015 swine building fire that took the lives of two local women. The report, however, offers few specific answers. “I have listed this fire as undetermined due to the extent of damage to artifacts located within the structure...
Natalie Lynn and  Kyle Bender
Jeff and Denise Lynn, Lismore announce the engagement of their daughter Natalie Lynn to Kyle Bender, son of Jay Bender, Brookings, South Dakota, and Lisa Lacher, San Antonio, Texas. Natalie is a graduate of South Dakota State University and Southeast Technical Institute. She is currently employed...
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr will lead his first Prairie Pedal Bike Tour from Luverne to Marshall from July 29-31. The commissioner is inviting the public to join him on the 155-mile bicycle ride.
The public is invited to join Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr on a 122-mile “prairie pedal” bicycle ride from Luverne to Marshall, July 29-31. The event is the first by the DNR commissioner for the area. Stops along the three-day ride will highlight some of the...
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