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First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
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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...
May 18, 2015 - 2:50pm
May 6, 2015
Weber appointed to Conference Committee
ST. PAUL — Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne) was appointed to the conference committee on House File (H.F.) 846, the Omnibus Environment and Natural Resources Appropriations Bill, earlier this week. This committee will resolve the discrepancies between the two versions of the bill that...
May 6, 2015 - 9:29pm
April 30, 2015
Letter: Nursing home payment reform should be priority
By Arlan Swanson, Administrator/CEO, Maple Lawn Senior Care, Fulda Now is the time to transform how we care for aging Minnesotans. Sixty-thousand more people in this state will turn 65 this year and every year through at least 2030. Minnesota needs real reform now to ensure that...
April 30, 2015 - 4:21pm
April 10, 2015
Weber highlights economic development efforts during Worthington Bio Conference
WORTHINGTON — Taking a quick break from his duties in the Minnesota Legislature, District 22 Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne) talked about...
April 10, 2015 - 9:57pm
January 13, 2015
Weber elected co-chair of Republican Rural Caucus
ST. PAUL — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, was elected Tuesday as a co-chair of the Republican Rural Caucus. “I’m honored my colleagues have put their trust in me to help lead this group of Greater Minnesota legislators,” Weber said in a press release. “I plan to...
January 13, 2015 - 8:08pm
January 12, 2015
Driver sentenced in death of Steen woman
LUVERNE — The man who killed Andrea Boeve, 33, on June 30 after hitting her with his truck while he was distracted on his phone was sentenced Monday in Rock County District Court. Christopher Weber, 25, of Hills, was originally charged back in July with felony vehicular homicide...
January 12, 2015 - 9:33pm
Letter: Southwest Minnesota has something for everyone
By District 22. Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls As members of the Minnesota Senate who represent southwest Minnesota, we are concerned about Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Commissioner’s Tom Landwehr’s comment that “there...
January 12, 2015 - 3:33pm
December 17, 2014
Local representatives hear the issues
WORTHINGTON — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton and District 22 Sen. Bill Weber heard key regional issues on which their constituents think they...
December 17, 2014 - 8:44pm
December 15, 2014
Legislative breakfast event Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a legislative breakfast event Wednesday. The event will begin at 7 a.m. at the Hickory Lodge, 2015 N. Humiston Ave. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, District...
December 15, 2014 - 2:41pm
November 17, 2014
Plea agreement in texting and driving fatality
LUVERNE — Christopher Weber, the man accused of killing 33-year-old Andrea Boeve on June 30 when he struck her with his pickup while using a cell phone, entered a guilty plea to felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide Monday in Rock County District Court. The action is...
November 17, 2014 - 7:41pm
November 6, 2014
Weber’s trial canceled
LUVERNE — The man who allegedly struck 33-year-old Andrea Boeve June 30 with his pickup while using a cellphone is scheduled to have a plea hearing Nov. 17. Christopher Weber’s jury trial that had been scheduled for this week was cancelled. Weber, 25, was charged July 2 with...
November 6, 2014 - 9:48pm
August 25, 2014
Weber appointed to Senate Rural Task Force
ST. PAUL — Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne) was appointed Monday to the Minnesota State Senate’s Rural Task Force. The group will study the needs of Minnesota’s rural communities, including nursing home and health care access, education, transportation, economic development and property...
August 25, 2014 - 8:48pm
July 2, 2014
Charges filed in the death of Steen woman
LUVERNE — Formal charges were filed early Wednesday morning in Rock County District Court against the Brandon, S.D., man who killed Andrea Boeve, 33, of Steen, on Monday when she was riding her bicycle with her children. Christopher Weber, 25, is charged with one felony and...
July 2, 2014 - 8:54pm
June 23, 2014
Editorial: An unfortunate lack of representation
On Friday evening, the premiere of the immigration documentary “Abrazos” was attended by numerous family and friends of people of Guatemalan ancestry who appeared in the film — not to mention plenty of other Worthington residents. Then, the following morning, about 35 people...
June 23, 2014 - 5:19pm