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Republican state senator announces bid to unseat Peterson
U.S. jobless claims fall for third straight week
Western, central Minn. schools starting late
Police Commission hears evidence to fire longtime Willmar law enforcement officer
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in accident that killed man in Buffalo Lake
Wolves game in Mexico postponed after smoke enters arena
NFL fines Vikings' Cook for touching official
Konerko to retuns to White Sox, Morneau to sign with Rockies
College football: Minnesota waits for bowl destination
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
Take control of holiday spending: Finance counselor says make a budget, start shopping early
Arden H. Pearson
Thomas H. Bonde
Adella C. Kvendru,
Margaret Anne Walsh
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
Letter: Willmar Council is balanced (link fixed)
Letter: A rational view of the mayor
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