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Update: Minnesota Vikings reinstate Adrian Peterson for week 3
West Central Tribune
Extended stay expands
Willmar City Council tables downtown business sidewalk use, Chester Contracting Inc., willmar civic center, Eric’s Aviation, airport,
State Patrol investigates fatal accident south of Olivia
Cargill plans expansion at Madison grain elevator
Records published Sept. 16
Prep volleyball roundup: Minneota blanks BBE
Adrian Peterson’s lawyer insists new child-abuse allegation ‘simply not true’
Girls tennis roundup: Willmar downs Tigers
Powers: Peterson case shows lack of leadership in the NFL
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Elnora C. Larson
Rosalee A. Spath
Leona E. Arnett
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Carleton — Gorans
Stumvoll — Boersma
Clark — Andrews
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Commentary: When will Minnesota fix U.S. Highway 12?
Letter: A first-rate production
Letter: Spend political dollars locally
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
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