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Area veterans honored at Luverne installation
State reaches decision on ‘lie detector’ test, ruling doesn’t change results for convicted sex offender
Truck driver who caused train derailment charged in incident
Man arrested after gunfire at Mississippi River bar
A little light reading
Section 3AA golf: Area teams do well on first day
Section 3A team boys tennis: Luverne makes state for seventh year in row
Section 3A softball: One game at a time works fine for E/SWC
Section 3AA softball: PA, MCW looking sharp
Prep baseball: Luverne rallies to beat MCC
Column: Honoring our fallen heroes, respecting our veterans
Column: A Trump too far?
Editorial: Order, please, in St. Paul
Column: What are the tax tricks Trump's hiding?
Letter: Enough with the lies about immigration
Michael David Walters
Dale E. Taubert
Ret. Major Garry D. Berndt
Harriet Vander Plaats
Michael David Walters
Religion briefs: May 26
Looking Back: 1991 -- Worthington's Rogers wins national award
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
Column: Elizabeth Firth is Worthington's oldest 'resident'
Out & About: May 20-June 5
Out and About
Morrison 100th birthday
Ebbers 80th birthday
Luinenburg 90th birthday
Leckband 60th anniversary
Pederson 60th anniversary
Data: May 25, 2016
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A battle for broadband: Counties talk need for funding, partnerships and changes in regulations
SLAYTON — Broadband is to people today what electricity was a century ago. People don’t know what they’ve never had, but once they realize...
March 25, 2016 - 7:40pm
March 15, 2016
Weber will seek re-election to Minnesota Senate
LUVERNE — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, elected to his first four-year term in 2012, announced Tuesday he will seek re-election. “It has been my privilege to serve the citizens of Senate District 22 as their state senator since being elected in 2012,” Weber said in a press release....
News / politics
March 15, 2016 - 10:11pm
January 19, 2016
Weber presented with MSBA’s Legislator of the Year Award
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington School Board and MSBA (Minnesota School Boards Association) Director of Governmental Relations Grace Keliher Tuesday night presented to District 22 Sen. Bill Weber the MSBA’s Legislator of the Year Award. “This award recognizes legislators for...
January 19, 2016 - 9:10pm
January 17, 2016
Chamber hosts legislative breakfast
WORTHINGTON — Bitterly cold temperatures did not deter around 30 people from gathering Saturday morning to meet with legislators to ask questions...
January 17, 2016 - 8:13pm
January 5, 2016
Schomacker, Weber to host listening sessions
LUVERNE — Minnesota House Aging and Long Term Care Policy Chairman Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne, and State Senator Bill Weber, R-Luverne, are hosting two listening sessions to discuss Minnesota’s historic nursing home funding and reform law and to learn about its local impacts. The...
January 5, 2016 - 8:22pm
November 2, 2015
Weber 100th birthday
Marion “Butch” Weber, Apple Valley, formerly of Lakefield and Worthington, will celebrate his 100th birthday Sunday. A card shower is requested....
celebrations / birthdays
November 2, 2015 - 11:48am
October 26, 2015
New equipment gives sheriff an ‘arm up’ on water rescues
SIBLEY, Iowa — While not located in the “Land of 10,000 Lakes,” Osceola County features a number of bodies of water — and, unfortunately,...
October 26, 2015 - 11:40pm
September 10, 2015
Prioritizing projects: NEON group talks legislative platform
WORTHINGTON — Funding for Lewis & Clark, broadband expansion, school bonding and transportation topped the list of state funding requests...
September 10, 2015 - 9:34pm
July 29, 2015
Making progress: Luverne's economic development efforts highlighted during lieutenant governor visit
LUVERNE — After taking part in the first leg of the Prairie Pedal bike ride out of Luverne Wednesday morning, Minnesota’s Lt. Gov. Tina Smith...
July 29, 2015 - 10:00pm
July 28, 2015
LMC honors Weber as Legislator of Distinction
ST. PAUL — The League of Minnesota Cities has selected 28 state lawmakers, including District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, as Legislators of Distinction for 2015. The honor recognizes legislators for specific actions that aided efforts of Minnesota cities during the past year’s legislative...
July 28, 2015 - 9:50pm
June 26, 2015
Fulda Heritage Society gets grant
FULDA — A grant for $50,000 to the Fulda Heritage Society for construction of a new display area in Fulda for historic items has been included in this year’s Legacy Funding Bill, District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, announced in a Friday press release. The bill was passed...
June 26, 2015 - 9:38pm
June 15, 2015
Area lawmakers reflect on completed session
WORTHINGTON — Now that the latest session of the Minnesota Legislature has wrapped up, area lawmakers are mostly pleased with how things turned out. Among the top priorities for District 22 legislators was securing new money for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System. It...
June 15, 2015 - 8:46pm
June 3, 2015
Judge rules in favor of man who sawed neighbor's garage in half
NASHWAUK -- An Iron Range man won't have to pay for the damage he caused when he sawed a neighbor's garage in half in April 2013 because half...
June 3, 2015 - 8:45pm
June 1, 2015
Man using phone in fatal accident urges others to avoid his mistake
ST. PAUL — Chris Weber boiled down his life-changing decision 11 months ago to one question: “Is that cell phone worth more than the life...
June 1, 2015 - 5:41pm
May 18, 2015
Letter: Keep small wind, solar production going in state
By Charles Grell, Gone2Green Energy, St. Cloud Sen. Lyle Koenen, along with Sen. David Brown and Sen. Bill Weber, has sponsored an energy bill that will stop small wind and solar production in our state. They are siding with Big Energy to replace the law that states than any production...
opinion / letters
May 18, 2015 - 2:50pm