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Rep. Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
CenterPoint Energy urges customers to be on alert for potential scam
Funeral for ACGC senior is Tuesday at school; Dawson-Boyd senior to be laid to rest today
City of Willmar land transfer to Jennie-O to require hearing
Men's basketball: Badgers knock Gophers out of tournament
College Baseball: Ridgewater nearly beats top-ranked Iowa Western
Girls basketball: NLS tops Sauk in OT to earn spot at state
Twins extend contract for closer Perkins
Bobcats take out Timberwolves
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
Quiznos files for bankruptcy protection
J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
Bach — Smith
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Louis Ronald Steffens
Robert "Bob" Terhell
Editorial: Dayton’s reasoning wrong on this issue
Letter: Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Letter: Recycle at school sports events
Letter: Misconceptions about wolves
Letter: Conventional wisdom vs. truth
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