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Block Party highlights Willmar Fests activities
U.S. Tax Court judge, husband from Minnesota sent to prison for claiming 9 vacations as ‘business expenses’
Fargo becomes one of few fire departments in the region to fly its own drone
After budget veto, Minnesota Senate plans to shut down in July; House in September
Food seized from Minnesota warehouse due to infestation of rodents, birds and insects
UPDATE: Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls, give up LaVine, Dunn
10 things to watch for UND fans at NHL Draft
Amateur Baseball: Rockets' red glare
Stingers Notebook: A Sacramento City connection
Rox silence Stingers
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Sylvan N. Eliason
Bradley Gordon Westby
Donald J. Rutgers
Marion J. Rime
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
The Lost Italian: Asian noodle slaw is a healthy, fresh alternative to Chinese takeout
Our daughter's letter from the FBI: When a child really loses a tooth
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
Groothuis - Clemenson
June 5, 2017
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Apple is taking on Amazon Echo and Google Home: The company announced a new voice-controlled speaker during its WWDC developer conference in...
June 5, 2017 - 2:31pm
May 31, 2017
Google's breakdown of what Americans don't know how to spell, state by state
In honor of the National Spelling Bee, which starts Wednesday, Google decided to see what words people in each of the 50 states struggle to...
May 31, 2017 - 11:30am
May 5, 2017
Families of San Bernardino shooting victims sue social networks, say they've helped ISIS grow
LOS ANGELES - Family members of three victims of the December 2015 shooting rampage in San Bernardino, California, have sued Facebook, Google...
May 5, 2017 - 8:17am
May 3, 2017
Google Docs warns customers about spam with malicious links
Alphabet Inc said on Wednesday, May 3, it was investigating widespread reports about a spam campaign in which recipients received emails from...
May 3, 2017 - 3:49pm
April 13, 2017
Burger King debuts Whopper ad that triggers Google Home devices
NEW YORK - Fast-food chain Burger King said on Wednesday it will start televising a commercial for its signature Whopper sandwich that is designed...
April 13, 2017 - 11:45am
December 8, 2016
Google meets renewable energy goal for global operations
Alphabet's Google is on track to purchase enough renewable energy to cover all its global electricity consumption next year, the company said...
December 8, 2016 - 6:16pm
September 13, 2016
Google rolls out home delivery in Minnesota
Google today becomes the latest to debut personal-shopper services in St. Paul and Minneapolis, offering to snap up goods at big-name retailers...
September 13, 2016 - 12:10pm
August 19, 2016
AT&T, Apple, Google to work on 'robocall' crackdown
WASHINGTON—More than 30 major technology companies are joining the U.S. government to crack down on automated, prerecorded telephone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." AT&T Inc, Google parent Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc, Verizon Communications Inc and Comcast Corp are...
August 19, 2016 - 3:40pm
January 14, 2014
Google gains entry to home and prized team with $3.2 billion cash purchase of Nest
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc took its biggest step to go deeper into consumers' homes, announcing a $3.2 billion deal to buy smart thermostat...
January 14, 2014 - 7:00am
February 22, 2013
Google adds touch to Chromebook line
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is adding a new and more expensive touch to its line of Chrome laptops in an attempt to outshine personal computers...
February 22, 2013 - 8:07am
February 4, 2013
Some Google Chrome users get malware warnings after California ad firm's website hacked
Some Web users have experienced malware warnings today when visiting various Internet sites, including Wctrib.com, when using the Google's Chrome...
February 4, 2013 - 5:22pm
December 23, 2010
American Opinion - On Groupon thumbing Google on the Internet:
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: From The Associated Press On Groupon thumbing Google on the Internet: Offered a $5 billion payday, what would you do? No need to conduct a poll. We're sure 99.999 percent of Americans would grab it. The other...
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Commentary: Google's lonely stand on China
In 1992, Francis Fukuyama published a book with what may be the best title ever: "The End of History and the Last Man." In it, he argued that the end of the Cold War represented the triumph of liberal democracy as the "final form of human government." Recently, Sergey Brin, Google's...
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2009
In the Midwest, the newest fight is Google versus AT&T
ST. PAUL -- Type "Google Voice rural" in a Google search box and a computer user quickly will discover that one of the oldest high-tech companies is taking on one of the new ones, with the rural Upper Midwest as battleground. The country's oldest telephone company, AT&T, claims Internet...
October 16, 2009 - 12:00am