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No escape: Stalking has gone digital

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We live in a digital world, with cellular "smart" phones, GPS-enabled tracking devices, wireless Internet and social media like Facebook and Twitter quickly becoming omnipresent parts of our everyday lives.


That can be good and bad: For every person who wants to track down a former high school sweetheart or college roommate simply to renew old ties, there is another whose purpose in reconnecting is decidedly less innocent.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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