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Perham’s Olsen takes state all-around bronze
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Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
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Area students graduate from MSUM
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Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Picture perfect images: Lakes Area Photography Show opens this weekend at Washington Square Mall
Celebrate Women's History Month
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That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
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Lee Hamilton column: The threats to our democracy
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 23, 2017
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
As a community-based provider, Arvig takes pride in giving back—over the last 10 years, its local contributions have totaled nearly $5 million. In 2016, the company donated more than $450,000 to a variety of organizations, fundraising events, sponsorships, schools, scholarships,...
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 20, 2017
Arvig begins search for scholarship applicants
Arvig is pleased to announce three scholarship opportunities available to students who live within the Arvig service area: a $2,500 scholarship from the Foundation for Rural Service (FRS); a $2,000 scholarship from the Minnesota Telecom Alliance (MTA) Foundation; and $3,000 from the...
January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 21, 2016
Arvig seeking area students for essay contest
Arvig is pleased to announce its essay contest to send one area student to visit Washington, D.C., for the Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) Youth Tour, June 3-7, 2017. The essay prompt for the contest is "Technology and Rural Life." Essays and completed applications are due to...
December 21, 2016 - 12:07pm
August 10, 2016
Area students receive Arvig scholarships
Arvig would like to congratulate the high school seniors who received the Royale B. and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 each. Students were selected based upon achievements or interest in the field of mathematics, engineering, accounting, computer science,...
August 10, 2016 - 5:30am
April 14, 2016
Midco extends fiber- optics, with Arvig help
Midco has extended its fiber-optic network reach to more locations in Minnesota through a cooperative relationship with Arvig. The arrangement will help Midco Business customers take advantage of growing opportunities to reach Minnesota communities, such as Duluth, Marshall, the Minneapolis-St....
April 14, 2016 - 5:25am
March 4, 2016
Arvig seeks area students for essay contest; chance to win trip to D.C
Arvig is pleased to announce its essay contest to send one area student to visit Washington, D.C., for the Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) Youth Tour, June 4-8. The essay prompt for the contest is “Technology and Rural Life.” Essays and completed applications are due to Arvig...
March 4, 2016 - 5:10am
January 28, 2016
Shaun Carlson named director of IT at Arvig
Arvig, the area’s leading broadband provider, announced today that Shaun Carlson has been promoted to director of IT. Carlson is responsible...
January 28, 2016 - 5:25am
January 21, 2016
Arvig wins leadership award from Commsoft
Arvig has won the 2015 Community Leader Award from Commsoft. The broadband provider was recognized for its dedication to its communities, and specifically for its involvement via the Arvig School Partnership Program. Since 2010, Arvig has donated nearly $500,000 to local schools,...
January 21, 2016 - 5:15am
June 24, 2015
Arvig receives reports of an online scam
Arvig has been receiving reports of a potential online scam claiming to be market research conducted by Arvig. Customers have reported that they clicked a shared story on Facebook, then saw a link to an “Arvig survey.” Once clicked, the message said, “Complete the short survey...
June 24, 2015 - 3:24pm
June 4, 2015
Arvig in DL hires new combination tech
Arvig has announced that Tad Budke of Erhard has joined the company as a combination technician serving Detroit Lakes and surrounding areas. In his role, Budke will perform installations and respond to repairs for Arvig customers. “We are proud to welcome Tad to our team,”...
June 4, 2015 - 5:20am
May 20, 2015
Hacker strikes Arvig, no customer data lost
A hacker group took over the website of broadband provider Arvig early Tuesday, the company said in a statement. The hacker group replaced the homepage of Arvig.com with its own message. Arvig shut down its website when it noticed the change. The company said that the hacker...
May 20, 2015 - 10:19am
March 19, 2015
Arvig employees get excellence awards
Tim Grzybowski of Detroit Lakes was awarded the Arvig Excellence Award on Feb. 13, the highest level of Arvig’s employee recognition program. Grzybowski...
March 19, 2015 - 5:45am
February 10, 2015
‘No regrets’ for Arvig’s Pratt
Though he officially retired from his position as Arvig’s director of video operations on Dec. 31, David Pratt did not immediately take off...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
February 10, 2015 - 1:12pm
February 5, 2015
Arvig starts program to benefit schools
Since 2010, Arvig has donated more than $360,000 to local schools, made possible through the Arvig School Partnership Program. This program is community-driven, allowing anyone who receives Internet service from Arvig the opportunity to help raise money for their local school. Customers...
February 5, 2015 - 12:30pm
December 4, 2014
Arvig closes Verizon wireless stores
Arvig has decided to exit the Verizon Wireless business, the company announced Monday. All Arvig Verizon Wireless locations will close permanently on Dec. 31. “It was a difficult decision, but it is ultimately best for our customers, employees and overall company goals,”...
December 4, 2014 - 12:30pm