Lynd News

10/17/2018 01:39 PM  ~~~Source~~~
SMSU Briefs for Oct. 17 

A total of 531 degrees were awarded to students following the spring and summer sessions of courses at Southwest Minnesota State University. The students earned their degrees in both undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

10/17/2018 09:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
House fire consumes rural residence 

Marshall firefighters were called to a house fire at 2767 Lochland Hills Drive near Lake Marshall Tuesday around 2:45 a.m. Mutual aid was called with firefighters from Balaton, Garvin, Lynd and Tracy responding. North Ambulance, Lyon County Sheriff and Marshall Police Department also responded.

10/16/2018 06:20 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Fire shuts down Main 

Photo by Karin Elton Marshall, Ghent and Lynd firefighters responded to a fire at the 348 West Main Street building on Monday in Marshall. MARSHALL - The sound of breaking glass could be heard and black smoke could be seen rolling out of the windows as area firefighters responded scurried around after getting a report of smoke coming from a downtown business in Marshall on Monday "The fire was mostly confined to the Perfect Styles salon, although there is some water and smoke damage to the other businesses ," "The fire is still under investigation by the state fire marshal's office.

10/15/2018 04:23 AM  ~~~Source~~~
School days 

There was no electricity, no running water, two outhouses and one teacher for about 30 students from grades one through eight. School lunches were packed by mothers and consisted of leftovers, a jar of soup or a baking potato that was placed on the potbellied stove.

09/25/2018 04:41 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crime for Sept. 25 

An incident reported at 6:48 a.m. Sunday on the intersection of 170th Street and 180th Avenue is under investigation, the Lyon County Sheriff's Department said. LYND - An 18-year-old female was cited for speeding in an incident reported at 7:57 p.m. Sunday on the intersection of 230th Street and Lyon County Road 5, the Lyon County Sheriff's Department said.