The temperatures outside have many of us checking the calendar after we broke records across Minnesota on Thursday. The Twin Cities hit 45 degrees, but it was even warmer out west.
Marshall in southwestern Minnesota will host next year’s Governor’s Pheasant Opener.
Marshall Mayor Bob Byrnes said Saturday that the city of Marshall has declared a state of emergency after severe weather that swept through the area Friday afternoon.
The suicides of two 14-year-old girls in Marshall over the weekend have become the second incident of teen suicide in Minnesota in recent weeks.
After two 14-year-old students committed suicide over the weekend in Lyon County, the Marshal Public School District has organized a meeting, scheduled to take place on Tuesday, to discuss concerns relating to student grief.
Grief counselors will be available for students at Marshall Middle School throughout the week as students cope with the loss of two students.
Plans are moving forward for a memorial in downtown Marshall honoring heroes of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.