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May 3, 2011
West Central Tribune's Facebook followers share views on Osama's death
WILLMAR -- About midnight Sunday, the Tribune asked its followers on Facebook for comments on the death of Osama bin Laden. Seventeen people clicked the "Like" button on the initial link posted on the page. It told the story of the raid on bin Laden's compound in an affluent town...
May 3, 2011 - 9:00am
April 21, 2011
Mpls woman made Eden Valley-Watkins "dead people" post
LITCHFIELD -- Meeker County investigators have interviewed the Minneapolis woman allegedly responsible for posting "I see dead people" with a photo of Eden Valley-Watkins High School on her Facebook page. School officials put the three district schools on lockdown Wednesday after...
April 21, 2011 - 9:14am
February 26, 2011
ACGC students hear about risks of using social media: Message to teachers
GROVE CITY -- Unlike footprints in the snow that are quickly blown away in the wind, the digital footprints people leave behind when they post...
February 26, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Join the Tribune on Facebook
WILLMAR -- If you have something to say about local news, state politics or sports, the West Central Tribune wants to hear from you. In addition to the traditional letters to the editor and the AreaVoices.com link on the website, the Tribune has a page on Facebook at www.facebook.com/westcentraltribune. The...
January 5, 2011 - 10:19am
December 1, 2010
Old man winter makes a cameo appearance
The snow and sleet in this week's storm should be over, but the bluster appears to be sticking around. The National Weather Service has predicted...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
October 19, 2010
Tech: Facebook apps reportedly transmitted personal info
NEW YORK -- The latest Facebook privacy fiasco shows that the world's largest online social hub is having a hard time putting this thorny issue behind it even as it continues to attract users and become indispensible to many of them. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that several...
October 19, 2010 - 7:42am
June 22, 2010
Employers consider policies for social networking
FARGO, N.D. -- Jeff DeLoss, a business analyst at Noridian Administrative Services in Fargo, N.D., can't log on to Facebook at his work computer. Company policy does not allow access to social networking sites on company time. "I guess I don't mind it," he said about the policy,...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Navigating Facebook in the workplace
WILLMAR -- If your boss ever catches you updating your Facebook status or posting a tweet from your work computer, you probably won't be fired...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Join the West Central Tribune on Facebook
If you'd like to share your opinion on local issues, you can do that on Facebook by "liking" the West Central Tribune's page. More than 730 people are there already, and there's always room for more. Answer our questions if you want. You can ask us questions, too.
June 21, 2010 - 4:37pm
April 28, 2010
Franken joins other sens. in criticism of Facebook policy
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am
March 1, 2010
Lawyer: 15-yr sentence for Wisconsin sex scam 'fair'
WAUKESHA, Wis. - The lawyer for a Wisconsin teen convicted of using a Facebook scam to blackmail classmates into sex says the 15-year sentence is fair. Craig Kuhary represented 19-year-old Anthony Stancl of New Berlin. The teen pleaded no contest to two felony charges of sexual assault. Investigators...
March 1, 2010 - 10:06am
October 7, 2009
American Opinion: On a Facebook poll
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States.: From The Associated Press On a Facebook poll: Not content with more conventional ways of expressing disapproval, an unidentified Facebook user recently posted a poll asking whether President Obama should be...
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
September 1, 2009
Business use Facebook, Twitter to connect with clients
WILLMAR -- Jeff Jensen got his first hole-in-one last week at the Granite Run Golf Course. His employer, Bennett Office Technologies of Willmar, celebrated the event by posting it on the company's Facebook fan page. The company also used its page on Facebook last week to remind...
September 1, 2009 - 12:00am
August 29, 2009
Tribune page on Facebook attracting fans
The West Central Tribune fan page on Facebook had gained nearly 170 fans by Friday afternoon. The page started on Monday. The hope is that the page could become a place for discussion of local issues. Fans are invited to start their own discussions or to comment on the links posted...
August 29, 2009 - 1:00am