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Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
Buffer law draws questions from landowners in Renville County
Creative finds under one roof: Market Under Glass slated next week
Records published Feb. 28
Minnesota moose herd stable but still down
Prep Basketball: 'Jays wrap up Camden championship
Junior Hockey: 3 WarHawks in top prospect tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
Girls Basketball: Small stature, big talent
Trade energizes Wild as they aim for playoffs
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Melvin Clarence Woltjer
Marvin C. Woehler
Grace E. Peterson
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
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