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It’ll be a full house for Target celebration in Benson
BENSON — A full house is a certainty for Tuesday evening’s Give With Target Class of 2013 celebration on the Benson football field. Residents snapped up all of the 500 tickets that were being offered on Tuesday at the Benson Armory, reported Roger Ebnet, Northside elementary...
news / region
September 27, 2013 - 11:36am
August 29, 2013
Benson, Minn., elementary school wants your vote
BENSON -- Second-grade teacher Roger Ebnet wants to throw a big party for Northside Elementary School and the entire community of Benson, with some help from west central Minnesota and Target. Northside Elementary was leading the nation Thursday afternoon in a race to get the most...
news / education
August 29, 2013 - 11:26pm
May 16, 2013
Women charged with taking $2,700 of merchandise from Target
WILLMAR — Two Willmar woman face felony and gross misdemeanor theft charges for allegedly stealing more than $2,700 in merchandise from the Willmar Target store by scanning each other’s purchases and then voiding the transactions. Roxana Soliz, 30, of Willmar, appeared Wednesday...
news / local
May 16, 2013 - 11:52pm
Target says 1Q profit will be short of outlook
MINNEAPOLIS - Target says its first-quarter adjusted profit will likely come in slightly below its forecast because of weaker-than-expected sales...
April 16, 2013 - 3:10pm
Lac qui Parle Valley (Minnesota) wins again to reach Class A baseball final
CHASKA -- So many dramatic twists and comedic turns have been played out in the Lac qui Parle Valley baseball team's season that it was fitting that head coach Bart Hill would liken the Eagles to a popular yet fictional band of misfits and believers who came out on top in the end. "Never,...
sports / state
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Areavoices.com: Santa has elves, we have each other
I like the marketing campaign Target has used this season - Santa has elves; you have Target. It is one of my favorite holiday marketing campaigns in quite a while. To read the rest of this story from The New Forty, visit thenewforty.areavoices.com.
December 23, 2011 - 1:10pm
December 27, 2010
Shoppers hit Willmar stores in search of a deal
WILLMAR -- It seems that few people can resist half-price wrapping paper or Christmas ornaments at 75 percent off. Post-Christmas shopping took off in Willmar Sunday. At Target, the holiday decorations and merchandise had been moved into one area of the store, which was packed with...
news / local / region
December 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
New scoreboard expected in Target Field upgrades
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins are planning some upgrades for Target Field. Team officials will tell the media about their plans at the ballpark for this morning. A new scoreboard for the right field seating area is expected to be among the enhancements announced. The...
November 10, 2010 - 9:15am
August 20, 2010
Shareholders urge Target to look at political giving
MINNEAPOLIS - A few Target Corp. and Best Buy Co. institutional shareholders weighed in Thursday on the flap over the companies' political donations in Minnesota, urging the boards of both retailers to increase their oversight of campaign contributions. Walden Asset Management and...
news / state
August 20, 2010 - 8:11am
August 5, 2010
United Way Stuff the Bus drive will provide school supplies for local families who are in need
Jennifer Bestland looked over a list of items a fourth-grader and kindergartner need to head back to school. Son Shaun, 5, sat in a bright red...
news / local / region
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Target Corp. faces backlash for Minnesota political donation
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Target Corp. on Tuesday defended the use of its new freedom to spend money on political campaigns as employees and gay organizations criticized a $150,000 donation that will help a Minnesota GOP gubernatorial candidate who opposes gay marriage. Chief Executive...
news / local / region / state
July 28, 2010 - 11:42am
May 8, 2010
Twins rained out for first time since 1980, will play 2 today
By Jon Krawczynski, AP Baseball Writer MINNEAPOLIS -- For nearly as long as Jake Nyberg has been alive, there had never been a rainout in Minnesota. The 30-year-old St.
sports / pro
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 12, 2010
Outdoor baseball has returned to Minnesota this afternoon
The Twins (5-2) are playing their first outdoor home game since 1981 after calling the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome home the previous 28 seasons. Kirby Puckett Jr. opened Gate 34 in honor of his father, late Twins outfielder Kirby Puckett. Puckett Jr. officially was the first fan...
sports / pro
April 12, 2010 - 2:59pm
March 27, 2010
Second-largest college crowd opens new ballpark
MINNEAPOLIS - The first baseball game at the new outdoor stadium on the edge of downtown Minneapolis drew 36,056 people, curious to see the nation's newest major league ballpark. On a mild late-in-March afternoon, the home-town fans saw much to delight the eye but little to chee...
sports / news
March 27, 2010 - 8:38pm
The first baseball game at Target Field
The Minnesota Gophers played the first game at Target Field before a crowd of thousands against Louisiana Tech. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
sports / news
March 27, 2010 - 2:01pm