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Litchfield woman hospitalized after being pinned between dump truck, forklift
Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
A slice of Granite Falls' history comes crumbling down
Kidney dialysis center to open in Renville County
Cop resigns after probe reveals he used police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
MLB notebook: Yankees send Chapman to Cubs
Vikings rookie Treadwell says he's finally healthy after 2014 injury
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Injury forces Loadholt to retire
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Fern A. Heglund
Jervey C. Christiansen
R. Vernon Benson
Stanley A. Nelson
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
September 10, 2013
Apple's next big thing may be lower-priced iPhone
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's much-anticipated update to its line-up of iPhones may leave the impression that the technology pioneer's focus has shifted to making more affordable products than engineering innovative breakthroughs.
September 10, 2013 - 6:45am
September 9, 2013
Willmar schools experienced first-day problems with iPads, improvements made
WILLMAR -- The first day of school at Willmar Senior School was a little rocky this year, as 1,200 students all turned on their Apple iPad tablet computers at once. Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard told the Willmar School Board Monday the district was using about five times more bandwidth...
September 9, 2013 - 11:33pm
August 23, 2013
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to retire within 12 months
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer unexpectedly announced his retirement on Friday, ending a controversial 13-year...
August 23, 2013 - 9:42am
August 6, 2013
Madison, Minn., theater scripting its own destiny; it's now showing in digital format
MADISON -- Madison's solution to the digital divide is pretty old-fashioned: Everyone chips in to make up the difference. In this case, patrons...
August 6, 2013 - 11:25pm
July 16, 2013
Court sides with Yahoo in data collection case
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Yahoo has won a court fight that could help the public learn more about the government's efforts to obtain data from Internet users.
July 16, 2013 - 7:10am
July 10, 2013
What the gov't pays industry to snoop
WASHINGTON (AP) -- How much are your private conversations worth to the government? Turns out, it can be a lot, depending on the technology.
July 10, 2013 - 12:11pm
July 8, 2013
U of M and MinnWest Tech Campus discuss renewed commitment of collaboration
WILLMAR -- A renewed commitment of collaboration between the University of Minnesota and the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar could help...
July 8, 2013 - 11:37pm
June 25, 2013
Business2Business: MinnWest Technology Campus turns vision into reality
The MinnWest Technology Campus originally started with a 100-year-old campus, two companies and an idea to attract new, skilled workers to the...
June 25, 2013 - 8:42am
June 21, 2013
LA to give every student an iPad; $30M order
NEW YORK (AP) -- Los Angeles' school system, the second largest in the United States, is ordering iPads for all its students, handing Apple a major success in its quest to make the tablet computer a replacement for textbooks.
June 21, 2013 - 8:55am
June 19, 2013
NYC to offer free phone-charging stations in parks
NEW YORK (AP) -- It's a message busy New Yorkers hate to get: the low-battery message on your cellphone when there's no charger in sight.
June 19, 2013 - 9:00am
June 12, 2013
Facebook introduces hashtags
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is introducing hashtags, the number signs used on Twitter, Instagram and other services to identify topics being discussed and allow users to search for them.
June 12, 2013 - 3:04pm
May 30, 2013
Willmar, Minn., providing iPads for all high school students this fall
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District will be providing Apple iPad tablet computers for all students in grades 9-12, beginning in the fall. The iPads will belong to the school district but will be the students' to use for the entire school year. According to a report to the Willmar...
May 30, 2013 - 6:22pm
After a year with iPads, Willmar, Minn., juniors and seniors are sorry to give them up
WILLMAR -- Ramla Jama was sad on Wednesday, because she'd had to turn in her iPad that morning. The Willmar Senior High School senior said she...
May 30, 2013 - 6:12pm
May 14, 2013
Big 4 cellphone carriers unite on anti-texting ads
NEW YORK (AP) -- The country's four biggest cellphone companies are set to launch their first joint advertising campaign against texting while driving, uniting behind AT&T's "It Can Wait" slogan to blanket TV and radio this summer.
May 14, 2013 - 7:07am
May 8, 2013
Engineering conference leaves Willmar, Minn., girls with new knowledge, new dreams
WILLMAR -- A couple weeks ago, this group of girls may not have been able to describe what an engineer does. Now, they are bubbling with newfound...
May 8, 2013 - 7:22pm