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Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 4, 2015
'Do us all a favor and hang urself': Fargo cop faces internal investigation for Facebook comment
FARGO – A heated online debate about a police shooting has landed a Fargo cop in trouble after he apparently told someone on Facebook to “do us all a favor and hang urself.” Officer Zach Messmer is under investigation by the Police Department’s Office of Professional Standards...
March 4, 2015 - 8:31am
February 13, 2015
You can now pick an heir for your Facebook account
Facebook is making it easier for your account to live on even after you die. If a user chooses, they can also give the legacy contact permission to archive Facebook posts and photos. The legacy contact will not be able to log in as the person who died or see that person’s...
February 13, 2015 - 7:40am
December 31, 2014
Twin Cities shoplifting ring took orders on Facebook, charges say
By Mara Gottfried / St. Paul Pioneer Press Christina Coombs and Briana Nichole Jefferson were charged in December 2014 in an organized theft ring. (Photos courtesy of Ramsey County sheriff's office) Three people went into a Burnsville store, concealed 30 bottles...
December 31, 2014 - 9:30am
June 25, 2014
Minnesota alleged burglar traced with Facebook account
By Marino Eccher / The Forum St. PAUL - A South St. Paul burglar effectively updated his status to “busted” when he logged into Facebook on a computer in the home he broke into, prosecutors say. Nicholas Steven Wig, 26, was charged Friday in Dakota County District...
June 25, 2014 - 12:04pm
January 27, 2014
Felon’s Facebook video gives evidence for guilty verdict
BRAINERD, Minn. - Video on a defendant’s Facebook page helped a jury convict him last week of being a felon in possession of a firearm. The Crow Wing County jury returned the guilty verdict Thursday against Justin A. Hanson, 21. The criminal complaint alleged that on Aug....
January 27, 2014 - 9:04am
June 8, 2013
Former Eveleth woman's online friend turns out to be her ex, now charged with stalking
For nearly a year after her divorce, a former Eveleth woman opened up to a man she dated online, sharing intimate details of her personal life and struggles with her ex-husband. Then, prosecutors say, she got a surprise. Her ex-husband was the man on the other end of the computer. Brian...
June 8, 2013 - 11:13am
November 2, 2012
Facebook photo of seized cash gets Fargo detective suspended
FARGO - A Fargo police detective with a history of disciplinary actions was suspended for two days without pay in August for posting a photo...
November 2, 2012 - 7:10am
July 12, 2012
Woodbury Facebook hacker sentenced on 13 identity theft counts
A case that prosecutors said is emblematic of the hazards of sharing information online has led to jail time and thousands in fines for a Woodbury man. A Washington County district court judge on June 22 sentenced Woodbury resident Timothy Noirjean to 150 days in jail, five years...
July 12, 2012 - 8:09am
March 27, 2012
Lawmakers want to keep Facebook passwords private
Conservative and liberal Minnesota legislators are combining efforts to stop a business practice they say invades job applicants' privacy. National reports in recent days have told of employers, both private and public, demanding passwords for social Internet sites potential employees...
March 27, 2012 - 3:20pm
February 18, 2012
Facebook postings help Willmar police solve thefts captured on security cameras
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Police Department is crediting Facebook with helping police identify and arrest two suspects this week in a pair of recent thefts. The tactic proved so successful that police are considering using Facebook more often to help locate suspects whose images are...
February 18, 2012 - 10:50am
January 21, 2012
Suspect's Facebook page finds humor at court hearing
A suspect charged in the assault of three peace officers seems to find humor in his situation as voiced on his Facebook page. Elijah Lee Knowles,...
January 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 28, 2011
East Grand Forks water plant operator charged with stalking girl over Facebook
GRAND FORKS - East Grand Forks' water plant operator has been charged in Polk County District Court with stalking a teenage girl over Facebook,...
July 28, 2011 - 7:25am
June 20, 2011
Staples man charged for Facebook friend request
A 34-year-old man from Staples was charged June 3 in Wadena County District Court with harassment -- violation of a restraining order for an alleged Facebook friend request. According to court documents, a man showed authorities a friend request from Benjamin Albert Dukowitz on Feb....
June 20, 2011 - 7:58am
June 12, 2011
West Fargo man reunites with birth mother through Facebook
All Chuck Schwan wanted was to say thank you. Thank you for giving birth to me. Thank you for giving me up for adoption. Thank you for my...
June 12, 2011 - 11:20am
March 11, 2011
Grand Forks pair charged with putting naked photo on Facebook
Grand Forks County prosecutors have charged two people for allegedly posting a nude photo of a couple on Facebook. Jeffrey Keogh-Whetung and Brittany Lee, who are both 23, each face a misdemeanor charge of disseminating a sexual image. They've pleaded not guilty and are set for pretrial...
March 11, 2011 - 6:53am