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Sheriff's airboat rescues 2 ice fishermen on Height of Land Lake
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Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Keeping active is important at any age
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Friends & Neighbors
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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
Sheriff's airboat rescues 2 ice fishermen on Height of Land Lake
February 7, 2016
Sen. Franken to FCC: Stop cable and Internet companies from overbilling
U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) is pressing the Federal Communications Commission to explain what it is doing to protect consumers in Minnesota and across the country who are being overbilled by cable and Internet companies for rental equipment like modems. “We write today on behalf...
February 7, 2016 - 5:10am
February 4, 2016
Task force suggests faster broadband as some rural areas remain behind
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota broadband task force recommends increasing state Internet speed guidelines even as many rural Minnesotans lack service...
February 4, 2016 - 8:25pm
Former Minnesota Rep. says broadband 'as important as textbooks'
ST. PAUL -- Many rural Americans compare providing high-speed Internet connections to the years when telephones and electricity were moving into...
September 4, 2015 - 8:10am
July 24, 2015
New members appointed to task force dedicated to expanding high-speed internet in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has named seven new members to the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband, which is working to expand high-speed Internet in the state. The group will next meet Aug. 4 at Minnesota Farmfest near Redwood Falls to emphasize the importance of broadband...
July 24, 2015 - 8:18am
November 28, 2014
Minnesota a state divided in terms of Internet
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans only need to look at the first two counties on an alphabetical list to understand the Internet disparity between rural...
November 28, 2014 - 10:00am
June 23, 2014
The effort to expand high-speed Internet across Minnesota continues, but the goal of universal broadband access by 2015 is unlikely to be met
SPRING GROVE, Minn. -- John Socha once yearned to work from his Spring Grove home, but was crippled by out-of-date technology — notably his...
June 23, 2014 - 10:18am
May 17, 2014
Goodbye to an open Internet?
The Internet as we know it is at a crossroads – there may soon be serious changes one way or the other. The catch phrase is “net neutrality,” and if it makes your eyes glaze over, snap out of it — this is important. Here’s how Sen. Al Franken describes it: “Net...
May 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
April 25, 2014
Push continues for broadband funding
WILLMAR, Minn. -- With just two weeks left in the legislative session, there is both optimism and concern about whether state money will be allocated to fund the expansion of broadband Internet service in rural Minnesota. The answer will “come to a head” in the next couple...
April 25, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 23, 2014
Broadband expansion pushed by Minnesota DFLers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota needs to make a substantial investment in broadband Internet infrastructure if students and businesses in rural areas are...
April 23, 2014 - 9:26am
March 10, 2014
Broadband bill advances in Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL - A Senate committee unanimously voted to spend $100 million next year to boost rural high-speed Internet. The committee deals with rural issues, and is composed mostly of rural lawmakers. The bill could face opposition in its next stop, the Senate Finance Committee. Bill...
March 10, 2014 - 9:15pm
February 28, 2014
Minnesota looks at funding Internet expansion
ST. PAUL -- Rural interests and state legislators are banding together behind a proposal to inject $100 million into expanding high-speed Internet access across Minnesota. They say the funding would put a dent in the $3.2 billion needed to complete the job. “Our proposed $100...
February 28, 2014 - 11:30am
November 15, 2012
Broadband access increasing in Minnesota
BEMIDJI - Minnesota is making progress toward its broadband access goals, but a new study suggests Internet speed could be an issue in rural areas of the state in the future. According to a study released Wednesday by Connect Minnesota, almost 62 percent of Minnesota households can...
November 15, 2012 - 9:01am
December 3, 2010
Furniture scam lists Fargo address -- Better Business Bureau has received several complaints
An online furniture company that lists a Fargo apartment as its address is the subject of Better Business Bureau investigation. The BBB has received several complaints about www.onsalefurnituredepot.com. The website no longer appears to be operational. Five complainants paid $500...
December 3, 2010 - 8:57am
February 10, 2009
May trial, settlement conference ordered in Duluth music file-sharing case
DULUTH - The Duluth federal court retrial of the first music file-sharing case ever to reach a jury has been postponed to May, with both sides ordered to attend a two-day settlement conference before then. U.S. District Court Chief Judge Michael J. Davis on Monday granted a continuance...
February 10, 2009 - 6:00am
February 5, 2009
Expert: Fake UND parking tickets a new phishing tactic
GRAND FORKS - Whoever has been issuing phony parking tickets in Grand Forks trying to lure people to a malicious Web site may be on the cutting...
February 5, 2009 - 1:00pm