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Rape sentence prompts outcry
Longtime bush pilot and mail carrier Don Hanson dies
Town Hall attendees call for change in Willmar City Council
Man charged in stabbing brother in Grand Rapids
NFL: Have Vikings finally replaced Moss?
Men's basketball: Badgers escape with win
NHL: Wild’s playoff push hinges on homestand
Tom Powers: MLS guys are kidding about the stadium, right?
Prep football: Solem patriarch of BOLD football family
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Lucille "Tweet" Violet Corneil
Verna E. Thomsen
Richard "Ric" T. McGinty
Paul T. Quisberg
Viola M. Kittelson
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Hartog — Geske
Letter: Where was Rep. Baker?
Letter: A misuse of Robert’s Rules
Letter: Ill-advised talks with Iran
Letter: Did voters make a mistake?
Letter: Don’t rush to judgment
June 6, 2013
Obama administration collecting huge number of phone records
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government has been secretly collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret...
news / nation
June 6, 2013 - 10:28am
December 8, 2012
Commentary: Verizon on the horizon
By Susan Estrich I am at war with my phone company. Compared with real wars, it is a nothing war, a luxury war. But every time I walk into my house, I face my enemy: a dead phone. My home phone hasn’t worked in a week. I have called at least five or six times, just during this...
opinion / commentary
December 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless completing store, billing conversion in region
WILLMAR -- Verizon Wireless Communications announced Friday that the company is completing the billing conversion for former Alltel customers and the rebranding of Alltel stores to Verizon Wireless as of Sunday in parts of west central Minnesota. The new Verizon Wireless Communications...
news / region
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
February 5, 2011
Verizon sees 'record' first-day sales with iPhone, starts ad war with At&T (see videos)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Verizon Wireless on Friday said its first day of taking online orders for the iPhone produced record sales, and it's stopped...
February 5, 2011 - 8:17am
May 15, 2009
Verizon, Unicel customers in area to become part of AT&T
Verizon Wireless subscribers in several area counties will be affected by the sale of some Verizon assets to AT&T. After Verizon purchased Alltel,...
news / local / region / business
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Verizon's purchase of Alltel will mean some changes for existing Verizon customers in the local, surrounding areas
WILLMAR -- Southern Minnesota cell phone users including those in the west central area who have Verizon Wireless and Unicel contracts will eventually become customers of other companies under Verizon's recently completed purchase of Alltel. The U.S. Department of Justice and the...
local / news
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Verizon told to sell assets with Alltel merger, including some in Minnesota
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department on Thursday effectively gave Verizon Wireless the go-ahead to buy Alltel Corp. in a $28 billion deal that would create the nation's largest wireless carrier. Verizon Wireless, a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc. and Britain's...
news / nation / state / business
October 31, 2008 - 9:00am