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Woman dies in head-on collision near Wadena
Man gets 12 years on sex, robbery charges
Man accused of violating no-contact order 3 times
Man sentenced after being caught with meth
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 19, 2014
AT&T makes net on video with $48.5 billion DirecTV bid
AT&T Inc plans to pay $48.5 billion to buy DirecTV, in the latest sign that the wireless industry and the U.S. television market are set to converge as customers consume more video on their mobile devices. The deal, announced on Sunday, highlights AT&T's pressing need for fresh avenues...
May 19, 2014 - 9:30am
May 13, 2014
AT&T in talks to buy DirecTV for nearly $50 billion
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES - AT&T Inc is in active talks to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV and may complete a deal in the next few weeks that could be worth close to $50 billion, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. The second-largest wireless operator is discussing an...
May 13, 2014 - 11:30am
March 20, 2009
KXJB, DirecTV reach deal in time to broadcast Bison basketball game
FARGO - Local CBS affiliate KXJB and service provider DirecTV reached a deal tonight to end a blackout that extended more than two months. The deal allows DirecTV customers to watch North Dakota State University Bison men's basketball game Friday against the University of Kansas. KXJB...
news / sports
March 20, 2009 - 12:01am
February 24, 2009
Still no action on DirecTV-KXJB impasse
FARGO - There's been little progress in the negotiations between local CBS affiliate KXJB and satellite cable provider DirecTV, so satellite subscribers who want to watch March Madness should start making other plans, KXJB's general manager said Monday. "Since there's no resolution...
February 24, 2009 - 9:52am
February 1, 2009
Neither KXJB, DirecTV yielding as subscribers get increasingly frustrated while standoff continues over transmission of CBS affiliate
FARGO - The standoff between Fargo television station KXJB and DirecTV over fees to retransmit the CBS affiliate's signal is more than three weeks old, and neither side is backing down. That means local DirecTV subscribers who love the shows "CSI" and "NCIS" still have to scramble...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Still no deal in sight between KXJB and DirecTV
Negotiations over the fee that satellite cable provider DirecTV pays to broadcast local CBS affiliate KXJB are still stalled, both station management and a DirecTV spokesman said. Lacking a deal on the per-subscriber fee, KXJB was removed from DirecTV lineups in the Red River Valley...
news / entertainment
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Lots of public response, but still no resolution for KXJB and DirecTV dispute
The removal of the local CBS affiliate from the region's DirecTV satellite cable systems has sparked a large response, the station's general manager said today, but negotiations to return the signal to DirecTV are still stalled. "I've been on the phone pretty much all day talking...
news / entertainment
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
More than 25,000 lose KXJB signal on DirecTV as sides fail to reach agreement
Local CBS affiliate KXJB was removed from the lineup of DirecTV's satellite system Thursday, affecting more than 25,000 area subscribers. The move came after a 5 p.m. deadline for the satellite cable company and the station owner to agree on how much DirecTV should pay for the rights...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
DirecTV viewers in Detroit Lakes might lose local CBS affiliate
DirecTV customers in the Fargo area may not receive KXJB-TV programming after midnight Thursday unless the two sides reach a retransmission agreement...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am