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Minnesota has a Confederate symbol --EMDASH-- and it is going to keep it
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
Menahga City Council delays grant application for bike path
County board tables decision on property dispute in Akeley
Teamsters Local 320 threatens Hubbard County with possible labor strike
Northwoods Triathlon binds Engebretson family
Fisher defends Women's Club Championship
Grossinger, Agre defend Northwoods Triathlon titles
Taylor captures first Men's Club Championship
Midway wins Region 14C title, advances to state tournament
Robert "Bob" E. Andrus
Mason J. Smith
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Tracy Lee Nordahl-Raidt
Basic Business Cents: Learning about your processes
Carters upgrade look of Red Wagon Market
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
'Farewell Milwaukee' wraps up 2nd Street Stage
Enjoy big band music at next Noon Hour Concert
Muhm featured poet for First City Poetry Reads
Australian blues singer at Sounds of Spirit Lake
'4ontheFloor' returns to 2nd Street Stage
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Administration in a hurry to get building design
'Toolkit' support letters confusing
'Operation Pollinator' is good, but RDO can do more
Letter to Editor: Rep. Green should represent us all
Supporting a free press
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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