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Holiday music at Prairie in full swing
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Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Column: Stepping out in faith
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Column: The election really was rigged
Column: The post-truth era of politics
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Geneva J. Strolz
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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November 22, 2016
Weber to chair Ag, Rural Development and Housing Policy committee
ST. PAUL — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, will assume the chairmanship of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development and Housing Policy when the legislature reconvenes in January. The Senate Republican Caucus announced the decision Tuesday. “I am very happy...
November 22, 2016 - 8:36pm
November 9, 2016
Incumbent Republicans roll to wins in area state races
Southwest Minnesota’s three Republican lawmakers each won re-election Tuesday, as Sen. Bill Weber and Reps. Rod Hamilton and Joe Schomacker...
November 9, 2016 - 2:02am
October 30, 2016
Editorial: Weber is pick for Minnesota District 22 Senate seat
When it comes to considering choices for the Minnesota District 22 Senate seat, it’s clear who has the most experience. Bill Weber, a Luverne Republican, has represented this district in the Minnesota Senate the last four years, but his efforts in working for southwest Minnesotans...
October 30, 2016 - 8:22pm
September 27, 2016
Weber aims for District 22 Senate re-election against Abrahamson
Brian AbrahamsonOccupation: Direct Support Professional for adults with disabilities Current residence: Luverne What qualifications...
September 27, 2016 - 9:40pm
August 24, 2016
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
By District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls We have waited a few days to write about Governor Dayton’s decision to not call a special session. We wanted to wait to pen this letter so as to cool off a little, sit back and be able...
August 24, 2016 - 9:39pm
August 3, 2016
Ag lawmakers want special session, but not all optimistic
MORGAN, Minn. -- A special Minnesota legislative session is important for agriculture, farm country lawmakers say, but many are pessimistic one will happen. Their main concern is the future of a provision in a vetoed tax bill that would reduce property taxes on farmland that now goes...
August 3, 2016 - 9:06pm
June 17, 2016
Letter: Weber addresses critics with added comments
A couple of recent letters were critical of my comments to the governor during his recent visit to Worthington. In their hurry to play their own “blame game,” the authors of those letters failed to mention some key parts of my comments that would give the readers a more complete...
June 17, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 14, 2016
Now on tap: After long wait, Lewis & Clark water is cause for celebration in Luverne
LUVERNE, Minn. -— Momentous was the word used by Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian on Monday afternoon as he gathered amid dignitaries to celebrate...
March 14, 2016 - 10:09pm
November 7, 2012
Weber, Hamilton, Schomacker win in District 22
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh carried his own county, 4,322 votes to 4,071 for Bill Weber in Nobles County, but it wasn't enough...
November 7, 2012 - 1:24am
October 24, 2012
VIDEO: Closing statements during Worthington candidate forum
Watch the closing statements from the Senate District 22 and House District 22B candidates as the negative campaign ads are addressed.
October 24, 2012 - 11:14pm
VIDEO: District 22 and House 22A candidates talk about voter ID
District 22 and House 22A candidates talk about voter ID and have closing remarks during Tuesday night's forum in Fulda.
October 24, 2012 - 12:31am
October 23, 2012
VIDEO: Bill Weber and Alan Oberloh answer: 'Why do you deserve the vote'?
Minnesota State Senate District 22 candidates Bill Weber and Alan Oberloh answer the question: "Why do you deserve the vote?"
October 23, 2012 - 11:31pm
October 21, 2012
On the ballot 2012: Bill Weber
Name: Bill Weber Office sought: Minnesota State Senate District 22 City in which you reside: Luverne Occupation: Owner/Operator of Jensen...
October 21, 2012 - 8:34pm
October 7, 2012
VIDEO: Meet the candidates: Bill Weber
Meet Bill Weber, the Republican candidate for District 22 Senate.
October 7, 2012 - 6:24pm
March 6, 2012
Luverne's Bill Weber throws hat in the ring for senate race
LUVERNE -- Former Luverne Mayor Bill Weber announced Tuesday he will seek the Republican endorsement for the Senate District 22 seat to be vacated...
March 6, 2012 - 7:35pm