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Testing...testing...1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap
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Lakers take out Rangers in four sets
Jackets take six of seven matches from Lakers
Laker swimmers notch fifth straight victory
DL pushes shutout streak to four games against Crookston
Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Alton O. Haugen
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
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
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