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Fall bulbs bring May flowers
Across 50 years, bond with patients is constant feature of Rice dialysis program
Moore leads Lynx over Mercury
Breaking into the win column
Gophers' goals require Big Ten road wins
Roundup: Benson tennis team downs LQPV/DB
Vikings' Munnerlyn loves Beckham's passion
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
Celebrating the spirit of the landscape he loves
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
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Alec Baldwin is ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ new Donald Trump
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Donald E. Miller
Lenore Jensen Johnson
Loisa Day Rhode
Homer I. Haug
Cartoonist Opinion for Oct. 1
Eugene Robinson: Clinton delivers a Trump beat-down
Ed Downey letter: Baker's broadband plan flawed
Nancy Chamberlain letter: Sawatzky will work for Kandiyohi County
EJ Dionne: Clinton moves the election in her direction
October 21, 2015
To increase engagement, Twitter rolling out new poll feature
Twitter said it is rolling out a service that would allow users to run polls on their profile, in a bid to improve user engagement on the microblogging service. The poll will allow users to ask a question with two choices as answers, and will remain open for 24 hours,...
October 21, 2015 - 10:30am
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
March 10, 2014
Minn. lawmaker apologizes for NBA tweet
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota lawmaker who issued a tweet many called racist has apologized.
March 10, 2014 - 1:44pm
October 31, 2013
Facebook shares recover as investors shrug off falling usage
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc shares steadied on Thursday after wobbling in the wake of post-earnings comments by company executives about slowing use and a strategy of not increasing the frequency of ads shown to users. Facebook shares breached the $50 mark in heavy premarket trading...
October 31, 2013 - 7:11am
September 19, 2013
Facebook's Zuckerberg says U.S. spying hurt users' trust
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday said revelations about U.S. government surveillance hurt users' trust in Internet companies and that knowing more about the programs would help relieve some of the public concerns.
September 19, 2013 - 9:54am
July 24, 2013
Businesses use social media in new ways to reach customers
Three months ago, Corn Capital Innovations had fewer than 100 likes on its Facebook page. Today, the business has 530 Facebook likes and counting....
July 24, 2013 - 12:58am
Social media tips for businesses
With terms such as "tweets," "pins" and "hashtags," learning the vocabulary of social media can be as difficult as learning a foreign language. For some businesses, the mere thought of jumping into social media can be enough to deter them from the idea. But social media is here to...
July 24, 2013 - 12:57am
June 12, 2013
Facebook introduces hashtags
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is introducing hashtags, the number signs used on Twitter, Instagram and other services to identify topics being discussed and allow users to search for them.
June 12, 2013 - 3:04pm
May 1, 2013
Facebook 1Q earnings, revenue grow, mobile ads up
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Facebook says its net income and revenue grew in the first quarter of the year, helped by an increase in mobile ad revenue. Facebook Inc. said Wednesday that its net income was $219 million, or 9 cents per share, in the January-March period. That's up...
May 1, 2013 - 3:32pm
April 11, 2013
Social Media: April snowstorm frustrates even the hardiest Minnesotans
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April 11, 2013 - 1:59pm
April 3, 2013
Area businesses embrace benefits, challenges of social media
“Like” our Facebook page. “Follow us” on Twitter. “Check into” our business on Foursquare. “Connect with us” on LinkedIn. In...
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
Facebook through the generations: Family uses social media to communicate, stay in touch
Claire Juhnke’s family is spread out across the country. At times, they’re not even on the same continent. They stay in touch through the...
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
March 27, 2013
Gay marriage equality box spreads on social media
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bud Light said it with beer cans and Martha Stewart with red velvet cake as companies and celebrities from Beyonce to George...
March 27, 2013 - 3:58pm
March 7, 2013
Facebook adds more personal touches to News Feed
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Facebook is trying to breathe new life into its social network with a redesign of its News Feed. By MICHAEL LIEDTKE...
March 7, 2013 - 2:56pm
February 26, 2013
Social media tests bounds of Minn. meeting law
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — If a majority of members on a city council zing messages back and forth on Facebook, Twitter or another social media platform, is that considered an official government meeting? Not if a bill starting its travel through the Minnesota Legislature prevails....
February 26, 2013 - 7:10am