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Windom to offer 'Begindergarten' next year
Dollars for Scholars awards gifts to 13 WHS students
‘Relentless’ work camp to improve accessibility in Nobles County
Elementary school groundbreaking is Tuesday
State to seek aggravated sentence in child assault case
Charlie Coyle is finally in the Stanley Cup Final. Just not with the Wild
Prep baseball: Paniagua, Trojans come alive in come-from-behind win over St. James Area
Friday sports roundup: PA pitching shines in Slayton
Boys tennis: Worthington is the favorite in Section 3A team play
Wild forward Luke Kunin added to Team USA roster
ECHO recognized for 25 years of membership
Crossroads Care Center getting new focus
Van Waus is Sanford Worthington’s Employee of the Year
Farmers Under Pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Combating senior fraud
Column: Interest continues to build in Teacher Pathway program
Column: Medicare for All becomes Medicare for None
Tales from the Chief: Taking the wheel on 'Freedom to Drive'
Letter: Support Tobacco 21 in Minnesota
Marie M. Voss Winkel
Jeanette "Jeanie" M. Roetzel
Mayor honors efforts in nursing homes
Disheveled Theologian: The cone of shame
Kennecke speaks on opioid abuse at 'Living Your Best Life
Disheveled Theologian: That moment when ...
WHS Prom 2019
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Vern & Marilyn
Steve and Diane
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
May 8, 2019
Weber to serve on conference committees for ag, education budgets
ST. PAUL — As the legislature works to assemble a final state budget agreement, District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, will serve on the conference...
May 8, 2019 - 10:45am
March 16, 2019
State legislative deadline calls for action
ST. PAUL — Friday was the first legislative deadline of the 2019 session, meaning that any bills read in a general House or Senate session must have been approved by a majority vote in their chamber of origin. Plenty of bills made the deadline and will move forward, and others...
March 16, 2019 - 10:43am
March 6, 2019
District 518 space issues receive attention from state legislators
WORTHINGTON — Could the Minnesota State Legislature be the answer to District 518’s space needs? Not entirely, but they could help.
March 6, 2019 - 8:00am
March 5, 2019
Glitch in 2018 bonding bill is passed
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate passed legislation Monday that fixes a small technical glitch in the 2018 bonding bill that potentially could have delayed several important area public works projects. The bill, which passed with wide, bipartisan support, was signed into law Tuesday...
March 5, 2019 - 2:11pm
February 20, 2019
Weber pledges support for art funding
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Minnesota Arts Council, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts and Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center hosted an...
February 20, 2019 - 6:50am
February 16, 2019
New bills would give boost to local government aid
PAUL —Bipartisan legislation introduced Thursday in the Minnesota Legislature will give a long-awaited boost to the state’s Local Government...
February 16, 2019 - 11:02am
February 9, 2019
'Advocate for the Arts' event is Friday
WORTHINGTON — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber will be among those in attendance at an “Advocate for the Arts” coffee party set for 4 p.m. Friday at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center, 714 13th St.
February 9, 2019 - 10:31am
February 2, 2019
Kuhle participates in CGMC event
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Mayor Mike Kuhle traveled to the state Capitol on Wednesday to attend Legislative Action Day, an event hosted by...
February 2, 2019 - 8:52am
January 30, 2019
State legislators visit with constituents in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce’s Government Affairs Committee hosted a Legislative Coffee on Saturday morning during which District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker and District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton reported on their recent activities,...
January 30, 2019 - 7:30am
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