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School district hires business manager
Simonson gets planning commission nod
Mr. Schultz goes to Washington: Honor Flight brings emotional moments
Navy captain is featured speaker at Memorial Day program
Diplomas, hugs and songs: Century graduates 127 kindergartners
Thompson, Tigers eliminate Braves from section playoffs
Eckman leads UNC at subsection meet
Henry, Dudley pace Tigers at subsection track meet
Panthers end regular season with three wins
Panthers run away with subsection titles
Mary E. Williams
Richard "Ric" Arthur Hayes
Corwin Arthur Myers
Janet Louise Turbyne Ahern
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Mantrap Valley Conservation Club's bluebird project fosters conservation in fifth graders
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
March 20, 2018
Feds said to be probing Facebook for use of personal data
Facebook is under investigation by a U.S. privacy watchdog over the use of personal data of 50 million users by a data analytics firm to help...
March 20, 2018 - 11:19am
January 29, 2018
Local news to get a boost on Facebook, says Mark Zuckerberg
Chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said Monday that Facebook users will start to see more local news stories in their News Feed. The announcement...
January 29, 2018 - 8:09pm
January 19, 2018
Facebook will now ask users to rank news organizations they trust
In a major change announced Friday to the Newsfeed used by 2 billion people every month, Facebook will now ask users to rank the news organizations...
January 19, 2018 - 4:01pm
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
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
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.
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