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Joly Begins First Day as Best Buy CEO

Joly Begins First Day as Best Buy CEO

Hubert Joly began his first day today as Best Buy's President and Chief Executive Officer. Joly was appointed to the position by the Richfield-based  company's board of directors in August.

Joly will spend his first week on the job working as a Blue Shirt employee in several Best Buy locations around the Twin Cities.

Cost for Back to School Supplies has Some Parents Concerned

From markers and colored pencils to calculators and laptops, the high cost of back to school shopping has many concerned....

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City Council Lets Stand Approval of Permit for Mosque in Willmar, Minn.

The Willmar City Council has let stand the Planning Commission's approval of the conditional use permit requested by the Islamic Society of Willmar to establish a mosque and education center in the former Lafayette Elementary School building...

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Deadline Extended for Rehab of Downtown Willmar, Minn., Building

Paul Kidrowski has given officials a written schedule of construction activities that he must complete under a 90-day deadline extension granted last month by the Willmar City Council to rehabilitate the former John's Supper Club building in downtown Willmar...

SMSU Students Help with Tax Preparation

2011 is ready to come to a close, and it is time to start thinking about tax season. Students at Southwest Minnesota State University want to help you with that tax preparation. Students will be volunteering to help low to moderate income individuals.

After the Friday Frenzy, Shoppers Urged to Turn their Attention to Main Street Businesses

Shopping on Black Friday has become a Thanksgiving tradition nearly as hallowed as turkey and stuffing and giving thanks. But what happens the next day - the Saturday after Thanksgiving - is becoming an incr-easingly popular day for shopping at small, locally-owned stores...

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Batter Up for Jennie-O Turkey Store during World Series

A hometown company had national exposure during the televised games of the World Series, which ended last night...

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