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U.S. drilling boom leaves some homeowners in a big hole
North Dakota’s 265 signups fewest on federal Obamacare exchange
Oil field traffic forces Amtrak cancellations Friday and Sunday
UMD student remains in critical condition after hours in subzero weather
Fargo burglars prepare pot of coffee, leave with nothing
Perry pushes goal streak to 7 as Ducks top Wild
Timberwolves come back from 19-points vs. 76ers
Bison knock off Notre Dame in men's basketball
When times were down, Mason Carrier picked up the pigskin and turned it into a trip to the Metrodome
Vikings' curious handling of Freeman leaves QB trio - and fans - in limbo
In the Zone
Snowstorms of the past
What do you want for Christmas?
Lake Park Audubon High School Honor Rolls
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Franken recognized for energy legislation
Cold snap to thank for drop in gas prices
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Twitter shares touch new high, sail past $52
Letter: Rep. Green — find ways to build, not tear down
Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Holiday Train concert ready to roll Saturday: Sheryl Crow to perform, but you have to go to Cottage Grove to see her
Plains Art Museum curator seeks a sense of story
Weinstein brothers sue Time Warner over 'Hobbit' films
Pop singer Miley Cyrus named MTV's best artist of 2013
With children now grown, Garth Brooks says he will tour again
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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...
news / business
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 edge of Internet phishing. "Truly, I have not seen such a creative approach in starting the infection chain before," said Lenny Zeltser,...
February 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
January 9, 2009
Options exists for football fans caught in the cold due to DirecTV, KXJB dispute
It's a football fan's worst nightmare. DirecTV customers in the Detroit Lakes will be without local CBS affiliate KXJB as a result of a dispute over carriage fees between the two companies. Unless it is resolved quickly, that means NFL fans will have to find another way to watch...
news / entertainment
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Case made for Internet upgrade funds
ST. PAUL - Some rural Minnesota school children cannot use certain learning tools, while their classmates can. Small businesses have difficulty...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
November 23, 2008
Canadian scam continues to target residents in Lakes area
DETROIT LAKES - On Tuesday afternoon, Bob Watson got a call. It was from his grandson, Robert, and he was in trouble. He told his grandfather he was in jail in Toronto, Canada. He had been drinking and gotten into an accident with his rental car. Robert was calling his grandfather...
news / crime
November 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
State to regulate payday loans made via Internet
The Minnesota Department of Commerce announced it is now requiring all payday lenders making small denomination, short-term loans to Minnesota residents via the internet be licensed pursuant to Minnesota law. Licensing is required regardless of whether the lender has a physical...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
A guide for watching the Olympic games on both TV and Internet
Fans of the Olympic games won't have to worry about missing their favorite events this year -- even though it's being held halfway around the world in Beijing, China. Coverage of even the most recent Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece in 2004 seems paltry compared to NBC's plans...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am