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Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
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Legislature candidates meet for Worthington forum
WORTHINGTON -- With less than two weeks to go before voters go to the polls to cast their ballots, District 22 Senate candidates and District...
October 24, 2012 - 11:22pm
October 19, 2012
District 22 Senate race heats up further
WORTHINGTON -- The Republican Party of Minnesota brought complaints to the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board this week,...
October 19, 2012 - 9:43pm
Letter: Attend Fulda candidate forum on Tuesday night
On Tuesday, members of the Fulda Reading Club are sponsoring a Legislative Open Forum. Four candidates for state office have committed to be in the forum. Senate candidates Alan Oberloh and Bill Weber and House candidates Joe Schomacker (incumbent) and Gene Short will respond to...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Letter: Weber makes wrong choice in letter response
I was shocked when I read Bill Weber's recent letter in your newspaper. Clearly he is trying to have it both ways, benefiting from personal attacks while accusing a good man of resorting to "political tactics." Weber and I both know that gossipy phone calls filled with lies were made...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 9, 2012
VIDEO: Oberloh, Weber speak at forum
Bill Weber, R-Luverne, (left) listens as Alan Oberloh, D-Worthington, speaks during Tuesday night's Senate District 22 forum in Windom.
October 9, 2012 - 10:00pm
October 2, 2012
Letter: Outgoing legislator supports Weber
For the last 10 years, it has been an honor and a privilege to represent the hardworking people of southwestern Minnesota in the state legislature. I would like to thank you for your support and involvement in the legislative process. I am humbled to have served as an advocate for...
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter: Weber - we can make Minnesota better
In recent days, I have been truly disappointed to see that my opponent and his supporters have resorted to age-old political tactics of trying to focus attention away from the very serious and important issues we face. They accuse me of personal attacks on him and his wife. I have...
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter: Hamilton should participate in debate
On Thursday, Oct. 25, Pioneer Television will be broadcasting live debates between political candidates from western Minnesota. The first debate is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. between Cheryl Avenel-Navara and Rod Hamilton. Rep. Hamilton has not made a commitment to participate in...
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am
September 25, 2012
Editorial: It's fall - and campaign season
This past Saturday marked the first day of fall. Wednesday, meanwhile -- in its way -- marks the unofficial start of campaign season in southwest Minnesota. A candidates' forum Wednesday, which is being coordinated by the SW/WC Service Cooperative, will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at...
September 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Editorial: An intriguing race
Doug Magnus may be opting to not run for re-election to his District 22 Senate seat, but that doesn't mean voters won't have the opportunity...
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2011
Osceola County Sheriff fires back
SIBLEY, Iowa -- A document filed Thursday in a federal civil suit brought forth by a former deputy states that deputy was not fired for offering to testify in an unrelated case, but for a continuing pattern of poor performance and unprofessional behavior. Former Osceola County Deputy...
February 3, 2011 - 9:30pm
June 18, 2010
Judge rules in Dorr's favor
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- The U.S. District Court has ruled in favor of an Ocheyedan man who claimed the Osceola County Sheriff violated his first amendment rights. Paul Dorr had argued his first amendment rights were violated when Osceola County Sheriff Doug Weber denied his application...
June 18, 2010 - 9:50pm
April 11, 2009
Class of 2009: Weber serves in National Guard, aspires to owning a restaurant
Editor's Note: This is the first in an ongoing series of stories focusing on some of the upcoming graduates of Worthington High School.
April 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Dorr claims Osceola County Sheriff's Department can be sued
SIBLEY, Iowa -- In the civil suit between Sibley native Paul Dorr and son against Osceola County, Sheriff Doug Weber, his successors and the Sheriff's Department regarding denial of concealed weapons permits, the Dorrs have filed a brief and some letters in opposition to the defendants'...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Defendants answer to Dorr civil suit
SIBLEY, Iowa -- According to court documents filed Monday in Iowa Federal Court on behalf of Osceola County, Sheriff Douglas Weber had a rationale basis for denying the issuance of a concealed weapon permit to Ocheyedan, Iowa, resident Paul Dorr and his 18-year-old son. Dorr filed...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am