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July 26, 2010
Tribune photo by Ashley White
Rose Hartwig reads a book written by her friend Gavin Hill. The two have have known each other for 16 years but have never met. They talk every day through their computer hookup. "Gavin and I are going to meet," Hartwig says. "I know there will be a day soon when I can look into his eyes and he can look into mine."
Two Internet pen pals, two countries apart, hold out hope that after 16 years of friendship they may actually one day meet face-to-face
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
Chris Bennett, asset manager of Bennett Office Technologies in Willmar, checks the company's Facebook page at a computer at the front desk of their office. Employees there are allowed to access sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn at work because management trusts employees to stay on task, Bennett said. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Navigating Facebook in the workplace
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 17, 2010
Willmar police officer talks about Internet, summer safety
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
Providing access to dotcom economy, one tower at a time
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Stimulus funds support broadband expansion
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Warroad man charged with Internet solicitation in chat room sting
March 30, 2010 - 9:13am
January 22, 2010
The cries of Lily's cub can be heard on a live Webcast. (
Black bear, Lily, gives birth on Internet from Ely-area den
January 22, 2010 - 12:30pm
November 30, 2009
Speedy Internet could help provide a boost for areas of rural Minnesota, officials say
November 30, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2009
Tribune Editorial: High-speed broadband is critical statewide
November 7, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Speaking at a Twin Cities construction site, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., on Monday said she is working on legislation to require broadband conduit to be laid whenever a federally funded road project is built. She said it would save money because as it is now, often roads are torn up to install cables to pipe the Internet and other broadband services around the state. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Klobuchar proposal aims to save broadband money
June 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Seminars offered on business use of Internet
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Kandiyohi County added to DNR Internet-based burning permit system
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Meeker County added to DNR Internet-based burning permit system
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
Economic Development Commission to offer second round of business Web site grants, Internet seminars
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
October 4, 2008
Internet porn charges dismissed against Willmar man
October 4, 2008 - 12:00am