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$4.1 trillion: Obama proposes spending plan in final White House budget
Warner settles ‘Happy Birthday’ copyright suit for $14 million
Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant
Sheriff investigates Jackson break-in
Dayton proposes 6 weeks state worker parental leave
Prep wrestling: Ready to Rumble
Prep gymnastics: Jackson County Central clips Worthington for Big South championship
Prep boys basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian comes back, stuns Worthington
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes Big South title
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan sends eight to districts
Editorial: Another LGA push
Letter: Transportation bill seems a good bet this session
Column: Oh, Donnie boy
Letter: Watershed board appointments questioned
Letter: Worthington swim meet was top-notch event
Harlan Wayne Wiertsema
Leo "Mick" Hansen
Doris M. Dahlhoff
Henry L. Funk
Leo "Mick" Hansen
Drumming up support: Greg McFarlane puts the spotlight on kidney disease
Looking Back: 2006 -- Titus opens own law firm in Worthington
Column: Somebody is missing out on a great bet for making money
Looking Back: 1991 -- New business entering former Wolff's building
Column: The definition of love
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Miller 80th birthday
Coddington 80th birthday
Weiser 97th birthday
Van Peursem 60th anniversary
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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 session
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 - 2:42pm
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 - 11:26pm
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 Distincton
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 - 9:44pm
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
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...
opinion / letters
April 30, 2015 - 4:21pm