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DL man hurt in two-car crash Saturday morning
Woman dies in high speed pursuit in Laporte
Tough traffic expected in DL after Memorial Day
Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend
Angels down Bulldogs in home opener
DL JV baseball finishes season 11-7
Frazee remains alive in Section 8AA softball playoffs
Fondrick and Howard advance to section tennis meet
DL ends baseball regular season with win at TRF
Museum finds photos used in murder trial, lots of misinformation
Turning back the pages
Congratulations Lake Park-Audubon Class of 2015
Emerson Charles Burlingame
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
New early childcare center opens in DL
Minnesota adds 7,400 jobs, jobless rate drops
Zurn named Farmers Feed the World rep
B&G Club Thrift Store gives away furniture
March of Dimes gives Essentia DL honors
Street Faire at the Lakes still on
MN State Fair concert tickets now on sale
Library summer kickoff set May 28
Chappelle coming to Fargo June 23
Cormorant Art Show set July 11-12
It’s time to reform crop insurance
MN lawmakers hit deadline with too much undone
Letter: DL City Council should be designated AIS
Letter: DL schools need to follow grading policy
Memorializing our fallen soldiers
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Cool weather, water slow the bite down
Bats are incredible creatures to enjoy during twilight travels
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Busy opener brought lots of anglers to area lakes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
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