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Airman identified as shooter in Grand Forks Wal-Mart
E. coli discovered again at Blue Mounds State Park
In triplicate: Rural Adrian beef producer sees year of multiples
Moore pleads guilty in animal neglect case
Minnesota governor, leaders want short special session soon
Section 3A boys tennis: Johnson, Luverne doubles pair headed to state
Prep baseball: Baseball playoffs open with tight contests
Prep softball: Big matchups on the horizon
Iowa state track and field: Sibley-Ocheyedan makes noise in shuttle hurdle relay
Amateur baseball: Hadley wins Memorial Day matinee; Heron Lake takes two
Column: Clinton's compulsive speechifying
Column: A bogus case against a trade bill
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
Column: Hillary's hypocrisy
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Alma R. Spronk
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Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Looking Back: 1990 -- Bigelow church preparing to mark 75th anniversary
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
Religion briefs: May 21
Column: A disheveled commencement
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Schulz 50th anniversary
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April 2, 2015
Dayton's buffer initiative targets water quality
WORTHINGTON — An estimated 200 people, including farmers from more than a 12-county area of southern and western Minnesota, packed inside the Worthington Fire Hall Thursday morning to ask questions and voice concerns about Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal seeking to require 50-foot...
April 2, 2015 - 9:28pm
March 10, 2015
Grim day at Target as 1,700 Twin Cities jobs are cut
MINNEAPOLIS — The young Target Corp. employee was told to come to a meeting. The elevator was filled with co-workers crying. That’s when she knew her job was gone. “It’s crazy that this was my dream, and it was ripped away from me,” the woman, who did not give her name,...
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March 10, 2015 - 9:40pm
February 12, 2015
Target cuts 550 jobs in Minneapolis offices
MINNEAPOLIS — Target is laying off 550 employees in its Minneapolis corporate offices, following its failed Canadian expansion. Of those...
February 12, 2015 - 8:51pm
February 2, 2015
Target thinking small with next round of stores
MINNEAPOLIS — Target is breaking with tradition, confirming Monday that most of the stores it opens this year will be smaller-format outlets, not traditional sprawling suburban-type stores. Eight of the 15 stores it opens in 2015 will be TargetExpress stores. That’s a new format...
February 2, 2015 - 8:40pm
Target says guns not welcome, but stops short of ban
MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers. The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that is at odds with the family-friendly...
July 2, 2014 - 8:59pm
May 19, 2014
Target’s $16M parting gift
MINNEAPOLIS — Under fire for its lavish executive pay, Target Corp. said it cut CEO Gregg Steinhafel’s pay by 37 percent in 2013 — but still gave him a $15.9 million golden parachute after his “involuntary termination” this month. In a filing Monday with the U.S. Securities...
May 19, 2014 - 8:50pm
May 14, 2014
100 lawyers in a room: Target case draws the suits to St. Paul
ST. PAUL — The Target data breach is now the subject of a massive court case, and Wednesday, nearly 100 lawyers from across the country crowded into a St. Paul courtroom as the legal jockeying began. More than 140 lawsuits — filed against Target by consumers, shareholders and...
May 14, 2014 - 8:21pm
May 5, 2014
With CEO gone, Target looks to fix image
MINNEAPOLIS — With CEO Gregg Steinhafel forced out, who can help Target Corp. regain its mojo? The Minneapolis-based discount chain — once famed for cheap, chic and stylish ads — has lately been better known for a massive data breach, 40 million worried customers and a troubled...
May 5, 2014 - 7:23pm
March 23, 2014
Can MNsure avoid repeat of deadline ‘nightmare’?
ST. PAUL — When Minnesota launched its new health insurance exchange Oct. 1, the problems came quickly. By late October, the error rate at the MNsure website peaked at 22 percent. In November, state officials started rerunning 30,000 applications because of a variety of problems,...
March 23, 2014 - 8:04pm
March 20, 2014
MNsure targets youth as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — It’s crunch time at MNsure. If people don’t get health insurance by March 31, they could face penalties under the federal Affordable Care Act. Plus, people who don’t meet the coverage deadline likely won’t have another chance to buy an insurance policy until...
March 20, 2014 - 9:39pm
February 5, 2014
Target hackers used IDs from refrigeration contractor, report says
By NICK WOLTMAN and JULIO OJEDA-ZAPATA, St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS — The hackers who made off with the personal and financial data of millions of Target shoppers last fall gained access to the company’s network using credentials stolen from a Pennsylvania-based refrigeration...
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February 5, 2014 - 9:40pm
January 30, 2014
Target data breach costs topping $1 billion
ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS Two months into the Target security breach, fraud is turning up on 10 percent to 15 percent of the stolen card accounts, a security specialist said. Based on that brisk level of criminal activity, one Wall Street analyst estimates perhaps 5 million of the...
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January 30, 2014 - 9:45pm