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Records published Feb. 24
Slowing the water remains Hawk Creek challenge
Low turkey prices hurt Jennie-O profits
'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Low turkey prices hurt Jennie-O profits
WILLMAR — The first-quarter operating profit for Jennie-O Turkey Store was down 25 percent even though the volume was up 22 percent and...
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February 22, 2017
For Apple's new headquarters, a door handle took more than a year to design
CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Apple's sprawling new campus, dubbed "Apple Park," will open in April, the iPhone maker said on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Although...
February 22, 2017 - 6:10pm
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump, who has vowed to stop U.S. manufacturing from disappearing overseas, is seeking job-creation advice...
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 21, 2017
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 20, 2017
Burger King, Tim Hortons owner nears deal to buy Popeyes
Restaurant Brands International Inc., owner of the Burger King and Tim Hortons fast-food chains, is nearing a deal to acquire Popeyes Louisiana...
February 20, 2017 - 2:01pm
February 19, 2017
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies...
February 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 18, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 17, 2017
Unilever rejects $143 billion Kraft Heinz bid as without merit
LONDON—U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co. made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consumer goods giant,...
February 17, 2017 - 3:35pm
February 16, 2017
Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close
The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored its sixth straight record high on Thursday, Feb. 16, but just barely, while the S&P 500 edged lower due...
February 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
February 15, 2017
Enbridge closes on $1.5 billion stake in Dakota Access Pipeline
DULUTH, Minn.—Enbridge has closed on its $1.5 billion purchase of a stake in the contentious Dakota Access pipeline. Enbridge Energy Partners...
February 15, 2017 - 8:41pm
Trump meets with retail CEOs to talk taxes, imports
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Wednesday called tax code revisions a critical way to boost the nation's economy as he kicked off...
February 15, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 14, 2017
Titan Machinery to close 15 stores in Minn. and N.D. as part of dealership restructuring
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Fifteen stores in a network of agriculture and construction equipment dealers headquartered here will soon close, including...
February 14, 2017 - 9:03pm
TimeWorn Wood: Atwater firm creates unique market product
ATWATER — At first glance, the rural Atwater home of Jared and Amanda Groebner looks like a typical Minnesota farm with a well-kept classic...
February 14, 2017 - 10:02am
February 13, 2017
S&P 500 tops $20 trillion as Wall Street trades on Trump
U.S. equity indexes hit record highs on Monday, Feb. 13, with the benchmark S&P 500's market value topping $20 trillion as investors bet tax...
February 13, 2017 - 5:29pm
Verizon's move to unlimited data ups ante in wireless war
NEW YORK—Verizon Communications announcement that it will once again offer an unlimited pricing plan marks a shift in its thinking as a...
February 13, 2017 - 12:58pm