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Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
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Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
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Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
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Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
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Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
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Column: Education resources for parents
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Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
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Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
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Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
January 8, 2019
Column: What to expect in St. Paul this session
LUVERNE — The elections are over and the new legislative session is almost upon us. When legislators convene in Saint Paul on Jan. 8, we’ll get to work right away on the myriad of important issues that await action. Republicans have maintained a majority in the state Senate, while...
January 8, 2019 - 10:55pm
January 5, 2019
FULL STORY: trū Shrimp steps back from plans to build shrimp harbor in Luverne
LUVERNE — Less than three months after Balaton-based trū Shrimp Company reaffirmed its commitment to build its first ever shrimp harbor in Luverne, the company officially announced Friday its plans to temporarily pull out of the southwest Minnesota community to instead build the...
January 5, 2019 - 7:31am
November 28, 2018
Weber to once again chair Senate committee
ST. PAUL— Minnesota Senate Republicans announced today that District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, will chair the Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy Committee again in 2019 and 2020. Weber also held the post during the 2017-2018 legislative session.
November 28, 2018 - 12:21pm
August 1, 2018
Weber, Rasche given awards by CGMC
MANKATO — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, was recognized last week by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) during the organization’s three-day summer conference in Mankato.
August 1, 2018 - 10:35am
July 11, 2018
Nearing the clear: Des Moines River cresting behind, waters begin receding
REGIONAL — Communities in southwest Minnesota can’t catch a break. Another rainstorm fell Tuesday through many municipalities already suffering...
July 11, 2018 - 7:00am
July 8, 2018
Windom experiences near-record flooding; Klobuchar and Peterson pay Sunday visit
WINDOM — One more rainfall event could push the Des Moines River to a level this community hasn’t experienced in nearly 50 years. That’s...
July 8, 2018 - 3:38pm
June 27, 2018
FULL STORY: Weber, Hamilton talk failures, successes of 2018 session
WORTHINGTON — With the legislative session over and a lot to talk about, District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 22B Rep. Rod...
June 27, 2018 - 9:31am
June 26, 2018
Column: Good work derailed by governor’s vetoes
LUVERNE — Now that the dust has settled on the 2018 legislative session, I wanted to provide you with an update about some of the notable things...
June 26, 2018 - 10:55pm
June 23, 2018
Weber, Hamilton talk failures, successes of 2018 session
WORTHINGTON — With the legislative session over and a lot to talk about, District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne and District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton,...
June 23, 2018 - 8:36pm
June 19, 2018
Weber receives Housing Leadership Award
ROSEVILLE — Housing First Minnesota, the state’s leading voice for homebuilders and remodelers, has recognized 28 Minnesota legislators as recipients of the 2018 Housing Leadership Awards, including Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne). The honor recognizes legislators for their efforts...
June 19, 2018 - 9:57pm
June 9, 2018
Legislative Coffee event set for June 23
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Legislative Coffee listening session on June 23. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Worthington Fire Hall, 830 Second Ave. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Bill...
June 9, 2018 - 12:16pm
May 20, 2018
Legislative committees delay Dayton nitrate rule ... maybe
ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislative agriculture committees used a little-known law to put the brakes on a Dayton administration fertilizer regulation...
May 20, 2018 - 8:45pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 16, 2018
Majority of Minnesota child care providers have considered quitting, survey says
WORTHINGTON — It’s no secret that rural Minnesota, and the state as a whole, is losing family child care providers at a rapid pace. A recent survey explains why, and paints a dismal picture that depicts an industry on the verge of collapse.
May 16, 2018 - 9:35am
May 7, 2018
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota legislators say the most-heard needs from their constituents is lack of affordable child care, and now senators...
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm