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AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Records published July 25
Democrats in disarray on eve of convention to nominate Clinton
Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
Rumor of BNSF backing out of Willmar railroad bypass project called 'ludicrous'
Jed Carlson column: 'Rand Jr.' looks back on his sports icon
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
Stingers sweep pair on Sunday
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Mark Donovan Goblirsch
Ardis "Rusty" Smith
Charlene M. (Gilbertson) Borotz
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
July 21, 2016
Women's group demands apology for Facebook comments by MN congressional candidate
A group is demanding that state Republican congressional candidate Stewart Mills apologize for Facebook comments it says disrespect women. A...
July 21, 2016 - 7:41am
July 15, 2016
Social media abuse of nursing home residents often goes unchecked
Editor's note: This story contains language that some may find offensive. When a certified nursing assistant in Hubbard, Iowa, shared a photo...
July 15, 2016 - 9:23am
January 23, 2016
Letter: An appalling display of ignorance on local Facebook page
I have just run across an inappropriate picture of a sexual device on the Facebook page called Willmar City Council Open Forum page. This page is not an official City of Willmar page, but is run by an anonymous individual(s) that supposedly have an agenda to criticize our city government....
January 23, 2016 - 5:00am
January 12, 2016
Wanted man in Ohio sends 'better' mug shot to police Facebook page
CHICAGO - An Ohio man wanted on a drunk driving charge was so dissatisfied with the mug shots that police put on their Facebook page, he posted...
January 12, 2016 - 1:41pm
November 25, 2015
Pregnant Minnesota TV meteorologist ridiculed over her appearance
AUSTIN – A southeast Minnesota TV station has sparked a trending Facebook post after sticking up for a pregnant employee. KAAL in Austin says...
November 25, 2015 - 9:02am
October 29, 2015
North Dakota woman says she was held hostage, assaulted by St Paul man she met on Facebook
ST. PAUL — A 29-year-old woman took a bus from North Dakota to meet a man in St. Paul she’d met online. But the would-be relationship turned into a hostage situation during which she was repeatedly assaulted, according to charges filed this week in Ramsey County District Court. The...
October 29, 2015 - 11:18pm
October 28, 2015
Minnesotan develops, plans to launch ride share app targeted at college students
FARGO – When Matthew Sullivan drives to Minneapolis, he pays close attention to the cars moving in the westbound lanes. "I see wall-to-wall...
October 28, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 7, 2015
Three people injured after driver rear-ends truck while on Facebook
FARGO, North Dakota – Three people from Alabama are in the hospital after the driver rear-ended a truck on Interstate 29 around 5 a.m. Wednesday, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. 52-year-old Billy Sides of Russelville, Ala., was driving a Mercury Mountaineer southbound...
October 7, 2015 - 4:01pm
October 3, 2015
Adult coloring club in Willmar offers women a unique place to escape the monotony of life
When Laura Deleski sought a new hobby, she chose one most people likely haven’t thought much about since the days of their youth: coloring. Once...
October 3, 2015 - 6:00am
September 18, 2015
Van is not a concern, police say
The Willmar Police Department debunked a rumor floating around Facebook Friday night. According to a post on its Facebook page, a photo of a vehicle dubbed as dangerous circulating on Facebook is not a cause for concern. “We have not had any complaints directly with that...
September 18, 2015 - 9:53pm
February 3, 2015
Despite Facebook furor, no criminal charges have been filed in Osakis bullying incident
OSAKIS, Minn. -- An alleged bullying incident at Osakis High School in mid-January remains under investigation by the school district and...
February 3, 2015 - 9:00am
May 7, 2014
Video: Barnesville man jailed after Facebook brag about stealing his dog from pound
MOORHEAD – Who let the dog out?
May 7, 2014 - 9:00am
January 27, 2014
Felon’s Facebook video gives evidence for guilty verdict
BRAINERD, Minn. - Video on a defendant’s Facebook page helped a jury convict him last week of being a felon in possession of a firearm. The Crow Wing County jury returned the guilty verdict Thursday against Justin A. Hanson, 21. The criminal complaint alleged that on Aug....
January 27, 2014 - 11:40am
October 22, 2013
Facebook to warn people about violent content online after lifting ban on beheading videos
LONDON - Facebook announced Tuesday it was working on new ways to keep users from stumbling across gruesome content on its website following an outcry over the discovery of beheading videos there. The controversy - which has drawn critical comment from British Prime Minister David...
October 22, 2013 - 11:05am
April 17, 2013
Facebook brings 'chat heads' feature to iPhone app
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook has updated its iPhone and iPad applications to let people keep using its chat feature even when they are doing other things, such as reading friends' updates. Facebook Inc. also said Tuesday that it's bringing its "chat heads" feature to its Apple apps....
April 17, 2013 - 7:00am