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Bookmobile brings library to rural communities across the region
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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October 23, 2013
Letter: Look at entire picture when it comes to energy
By District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne My district is the largest wind-producing district in Minnesota. I understand how crucial it is to develop and invest in renewable energy sources. Renewables like wind, solar and biofuels must be part of America’s “all of the above”...
October 23, 2013 - 1:39pm
October 21, 2013
Letter: Lewis & Clark vital to region's future
By District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne Editor’s note: The following letter was addressed to State Sen. LeRoy Stumpf, chair of the Senate Capital Investment Committee. As a former mayor of Luverne, I wish to address the need and importance of ensuring the completion of the...
October 21, 2013 - 8:44am
May 19, 2013
Schutz, Weber to lead UPB
WORTHINGTON -- Jason Schutz and Ryan Weber have been promoted to jointly lead United Prairie Bank's Worthington operations, according to Scott D. Bradley, UPB Chief Executive Officer. "This is a first in United Prairie's 40-year history that two experienced bankers will team up to...
May 19, 2013 - 11:36pm
May 10, 2013
Editorial: BAC money - it's up to bonding
There's a little more to the story told by District 22 Sen. Bill Weber as to why Worthington's Biotechnology Advancement Center may not receive $313,947.17 in state funding during this legislative session. As Weber explained for a Thursday Daily Globe story, the BAC money - which...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Local issues find way into Senate
WORTHINGTON -- Sen. Bill Weber will help push for state aid to cities affected by the April ice storm. "The District 22 House members are pursuing that over there, and I am pursuing that in the Senate side," Weber said during a phone interview Wednesday morning. President Obama...
May 8, 2013 - 10:27pm
April 2, 2013
Letter: State's payment rate to nursing homes must increase
Two weeks ago, legislative leaders in St. Paul released budget targets that should be of grave concern for Minnesota seniors and anyone who has a grandparent or parent in Long Term Care, or a family member who works in the profession. While many in St. Paul have expressed bipartisan...
April 2, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Health marketplace makes a big change
ST. PAUL -- Sen.
March 8, 2013 - 9:54pm
January 27, 2013
Legislative breakfast hosts fired-up lawmakers, public
WORTHINGTON -- A robust audience of about 45 constituents greeted three area legislators bright and early Saturday morning in the meeting/training...
January 27, 2013 - 9:28pm
January 8, 2013
New Minnesota legislators enthusiastic about getting to work
January 8, 2013 - 9:53pm
January 2, 2013
Regional elected officials react to fiscal cliff deal
WORTHINGTON -- Congress may have passed a bill to avoid the "fiscal cliff," but the country's budget and the financial future remains a hot topic among elected officials. While neither Republicans nor Democrats were able to pass the bill they wanted, the two sides were able to come...
January 2, 2013 - 9:40pm
December 28, 2012
Weber to serve on four Senate committees
ST. PAUL -- Newly elected District 22 Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne) has announced his appointment to four Senate committees: E-12 Education (Finance...
December 28, 2012 - 9:44pm
November 3, 2012
Letter: Oberloh would follow own path, not others'
Unfortunately, last year's Citizens United decision by the U.S. Supreme Court opened the floodgates for campaign spending. The amount being expended during this election cycle borders on the obscene. Imagine what it would have been like if we lived in one of the battleground states,...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Letter: Weber offers proven ideas
Most of us have lived here for our entire lives or much of our lives. We remember what southwest Minnesota looks like when our people and small businesses are thriving. Locally grown businesses are what have fueled our economies for generations. It used to be that, if you worked hard...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2012
Editorial: Oberloh should go to St. Paul
Worthington's Alan Oberloh has been mayor of his community for the past 10 years, but there's much more to his resume than his City Hall post. Oberloh,...
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Letter: Support Weber for District 22 Senate
I am voting for Bill Weber. He is a leader in his community and in everything he does. He is honest and straight with you. I have known him for 15 years, and he is a man you want on your side and speaking for you in the Minnesota Senate. Vote for Bill Weber.
October 30, 2012 - 12:00am