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Intersections in Willmar railroad bypass corridor to be studied this spring
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
Records published March 24
Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
State Basketball: North blisters Red Lake in Class A opener
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
December 28, 2015
Video: Many, many returns
Chris Woltjer, left, of Spicer, exchanges a pair of slippers helped by Sam Hasbrook Sunday at Target in Willmar. Store manager Charissa Gazelka...
December 28, 2015 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Minnesota man charged with accidentally discharging gun at Target store
FRIDLEY -- A Mora man is charged with illegal possession of a firearm after being identified as the person who lost control of the pistol in his pants Dec. 13 in a Fridley Target store. A woman told police she recognized Seth Allan Millner, 28, in media reports on an accidental gunshot...
December 23, 2015 - 11:18pm
November 30, 2015
Heavy Cyber Monday traffic knocks Target.com offline
Discount retailer Target Corp's website was down due to heavy traffic on Cyber Monday. Shoppers looking for bargains on Target.com were greeted...
November 30, 2015 - 11:04am
March 18, 2015
Target clips wings (slightly) on CEO’s airplane perks
MINNEAPOLIS -- Belt-tightening at Target Corp. takes many forms, including those free vacation trips on the corporate jet. In a filing Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Minneapolis-based Target disclosed that its new CEO, Brian Cornell, has signed a deal letting...
March 18, 2015 - 6:00am
March 10, 2015
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
By Tom Webb St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS -- Target said it plans to cut “several thousand” jobs at its Minneapolis corporate offices as the discounter tries to become leaner and more nimble. And less Minnesota focused. Even as Target sharply downsizes here,...
March 10, 2015 - 6:00am
March 6, 2015
Dayton plans Target meeting
ST. PAUL — The leaders of Target Corp. and Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, whose family founded Target, plan to meet next week about planned layoffs. Dayton on Thursday said that he briefly has talked to Target CEO Brian Cornell. They set up a meeting next week. The governor said...
March 6, 2015 - 12:19am
March 4, 2015
Buzz is Target cuts will start next week
MINNEAPOLIS — Some senior buyers are already gone. Vice presidents, too. But for 13,000 other Target employees in Minnesota, there’s fear that the bull’s-eye is on their backs. Target jolted the Twin Cities Tuesday when it said “several thousand” corporate staffers will...
March 4, 2015 - 10:54pm
Leaner Target worries Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — Target said it plans to cut “several thousand” jobs at its Minneapolis corporate offices as the discounter tries to become...
March 4, 2015 - 6:00am
January 15, 2015
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
TORONTO (Reuters) - Target Corp will abandon its ill-fated expansion into Canada less than two years after launch, the U.S. discount retailer said on Thursday, in a surprise retreat that will put more than 17,000 employees out of work and cost it billions.
January 15, 2015 - 12:44pm
December 23, 2014
Christmas shopping deadline looms
Kathy Dahlke of Raymond exits the Willmar Target Tuesday. Her Christmas shopping pretty much complete, she said. Inside the store, Jess Call,...
December 23, 2014 - 10:06pm
November 20, 2014
Target U.S. sales beat expectations; Canada unit faces review due to losses
Target Corp.reported on Wednesday its first increase in U.S. same-store sales in four quarters and a quarterly profit above expectations, but said it would review the future of its loss-making Canadian business after the holiday season.
November 20, 2014 - 7:00am
May 5, 2014
Target CEO Resigns After Last Year's Cyber Attack
BOSTON/BANGALORE (Reuters) - Target CorpChief Executive and Chairman Gregg Steinhafel is leaving in the wake of the devastating data breach late...
May 5, 2014 - 8:52am
March 13, 2014
Target says it declined to act on its early alert of cyber breach
BOSTON/WASHINGTON — Target Corp’s security software detected potentially malicious activity during last year’s massive data breach, but its staff decided not to take immediate action, the No. 3. U.S. retailer said on Thursday. “With the benefit of hindsight, we are investigating...
March 13, 2014 - 11:51pm
March 11, 2014
Teen sentenced to probation, community service for Target incident
WILLMAR — Omar Yanez Jr., 17, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to six months of probation and 56 hours of community work service on a felony charge of terroristic threats and a misdemeanor charge of fifth-degree assault for threatening a store employee Jan. 23 at the Willmar Target...
March 11, 2014 - 10:54pm
February 12, 2014
Teen pleads to knife incident at Target
WILLMAR — Omar Yanez Jr., 17, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony charge of terroristic threats and a misdemeanor charge of fifth-degree assault for threatening a store employee Jan. 23 at the Willmar Target store. Yanez’s dispositional hearing is scheduled for March...
February 12, 2014 - 11:59pm