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  • Community Video

    Welcome to Marshall and Southwest MN. Click Here to view our Community Video.

    Lyon County Progress Video

    Check out all of the growth in Marshall and Lyon County! Click Here.

  • Brau Brothers Brewing Co.

    Brau Family Alumni Bring Their Brew Business to Marshall. Brau was featured in the SMSU Focus Magazine.
    Read More. Brau was also featured on Keloland. Read More.

    Track Chair Helps Best Friends

    One veteran lost his legs, his friend paralyzed in a traffic accident. One remarkable device -- has given them their life back.

    watch video here

  • Avera Marshall Announces Plans for Cancer Institute

    Avera Marshall announces plans to build a cancer center and expand local cancer care services.

    Click here for more detailed information

    Where is the land of opportunity?

    A major new study of income mobility nationwide asks, "Where is the land of opportunity?" One great answer is the area around Marshall in southwestern Minnesota. Click Here to view the StarTribune article.

  • Investing in Marshall

    Ralco has been committed to the Marshall, MN area since its founding 41 years ago. Read More.

Southwest MN Economic Development

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EDA Director

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EDA Asst. Director

Southwest MN is one of the fastest growing regions in rural Minnesota. In addition to having a growing and balanced local economy featuring manufacturing, healthcare, education, service and retail, the region features a quality of life and access to broadband infrastructure that few micropolitan communities (populations of 10,000-50,000) can equal. Southwest MN is a forward thinking, business-friendly region with shovel ready sites welcoming you to join us.