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Students get real-life manufacturing, sales experience with rattle reels
Data: March 19, 2018
Bookmobile brings library to rural communities across the region
Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: Without Minnesota, North Dakota, NCAA field lacks some of college hockey's blue bloods
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
Park pulls away for Founders Cup win
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
Dorothy J. Saathoff
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
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Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 21, 2018
Legislature 2018: Weber tackles government problems, Hamilton targets PBMs
ST. PAUL — This year’s legislative session is only three months long, leaving legislators with little room for error and a major incentive...
February 21, 2018 - 7:01am
January 27, 2018
Weber, Hamilton talk immigration, online sales tax, school referendum
WORTHINGTON — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 22B Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, visited Worthington on Saturday morning...
January 27, 2018 - 6:22pm
January 24, 2018
Legislative breakfast is this Saturday
WORTHINGTON — The Listening Session Legislative Breakfast will be hosted this Saturday. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Worthington Fire Hall, 830 Second Ave. Rolls, coffee and water will be served. Invited to attend are Dist. 22 Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne) and Dist. 22B...
January 24, 2018 - 10:15am
January 3, 2018
Chamber hosting legislative breakfast on Jan. 13
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Listening Session Legislative Breakfast on Saturday, Jan. 13.
January 3, 2018 - 8:15am
September 23, 2017
It's good to get a grant
September 23, 2017 - 8:25am
August 8, 2017
Weber receives award from CGMC
ST. PAUL — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber was recognized Thursday during the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities three-day summer conference in Fergus Falls with a Legislator of Distinction Award for his positive impact on Minnesota’s tax policy. Weber, R-Luverne, is currently...
August 8, 2017 - 1:51pm
July 10, 2017
Worthington honors Weber for legislative work
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council on Monday recognized District 22 Sen. Bill Weber for his efforts during the 2017 legislative session. Weber, R-Luverne, was one of 32 legislators selected by the League of Minnesota Cities as a Legislator of Distinction for 2017.
July 10, 2017 - 9:12pm
June 20, 2017
Luverne celebrates trūShrimp announcement
LUVERNE — Dozens of individuals gathered in Luverne Monday to celebrate trūShrimp Systems’ announcement that Luverne will be home to the...
June 20, 2017 - 8:31pm
June 13, 2017
Column: Republicans get it done in 2017 legislative session
In January, I began my second term as your state senator and it remains a true privilege to serve the people of southwestern Minnesota. Fast forward six months, and the 2017 legislative session has come to a successful close.
June 13, 2017 - 10:56pm
June 5, 2017
Lewis & Clark connection to Worthington finally funded
WORTHINGTON — When Gov. Mark Dayton announced last Tuesday he would sign a bonding bill that included funding to complete the Lewis & Clark...
June 5, 2017 - 7:35pm
May 16, 2017
Food access program at risk
PAUL — As the legislative session approaches its close, Gov. Mark Dayton has been busy vetoing bills. The agriculture finance bill, one of the bills Dayton rejected, would have left the Good Food Access Fund with no money for the next biennium.
May 16, 2017 - 9:01pm
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 10, 2017
Letter: Time for Dayton to find common sense with legislature
Continuing to make good on their commitment to an open and early budget process, I joined my Senate Republican colleagues in passing portions of Minnesota’s upcoming two-year budget. On Tuesday evening, the Senate passed the following compromise budgets: agriculture and rural development...
May 10, 2017 - 10:46pm
April 27, 2017
Big hurdle cleared: Extension of local half-cent sales tax included in state omnibus bill
WORTHINGTON — A bill that would authorize the city of Worthington to extend the life of its local option sales tax has been included in the...
April 27, 2017 - 7:15pm
April 26, 2017
Local leaders hope for best with LGA, CPA
WORTHINGTON — With less than a month to the deadline and a surplus of $1.65 billion, the Minnesota Legislature needs to come to an agreement soon on how to spend the state’s money. Among the arguments between Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican leaders in the House and Senate is...
April 26, 2017 - 8:05pm