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Radio Gaga: Ham radio alive and well in lakes country
At least 2 arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
Making his story matter: Family of local veteran lost to PTSD creates foundation to help military veterans coming back from war
One small step for fish: DNR removes Shell Lake dam, replaces it with rocky structure
Angler, 73, found alive after floating for 12 hours overnight on Devils Lake
Preps Plus: The Forum's Minnesota high school football rankings and more
SOCCER: Laker girls pick up first road win at Crookston
Titans to face tough tests early
Laker tennis picks up first dual win
Lumberjacks put a dozen goals up on Laker boys
Time to get pickled: Refrigerator pickles help preserve your garden's bounty
'God's Work...Our Hands'
County DAC welcomes new leadership
Patience is a virtue, it certainly helped me out
Friends & Neighbors
'I still work here': Chivers celebrates 50 years in real estate
Save receipts on back to school supplies
Hospice of the Red River Valley welcomes community specialist
Bell Bank shortens name
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
NYM's Cultural Center hosts selfie exhibit; reception, artist talk, awards set for Thursday
Daughtry to perform Friday at Shooting Star
NYM's Cultural Center to host Kent Duchaine in concert this Friday
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
Jeanette E. Tomlinson
Aaro August Tanney
Lorraine Elizabeth Windels
Jerrold "Jerry" Joseph McDonald
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
We are all broken but God is GREATER in our brokenness
Pelican Ass'n worried about old golf course chemicals
Yes, there were attacks before Sept. 11, 2001
The best athlete in the world
The truth about Muslims in MN
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Public hearing Oct. 6 on statewide transportation plans
Snellman Days set this weekend
Grondahl says goodbye
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
Pine to Palm
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
January 21, 2016
Minnesota legislation seeks to keep electronic data private
ST. PAUL — Students' iPads and other devices may provide personal data that companies can use to target advertising at the youth. Minnesotans'...
January 21, 2016 - 8:31am
November 22, 2015
Police, school warn of dangerous apps
If parents aren't keeping up with their kids' social media apps, local police say they should start. "I have two school iPads sitting on my...
November 22, 2015 - 5:50am
October 23, 2015
Anonymous apps pose new kind of concern on UND campus
A photo of a bag of marijuana with the caption “OG Kush on Fleek” was among various pictures of puppies and selfies Wednesday morning. All of the images were open to anyone with a smartphone through Fleek College Stories, a free app that allows users to anonymously post and...
October 23, 2015 - 5:00am
September 1, 2015
Former tech instructor has left her mark on DL, region
Though she was originally hired as a typing and word processing instructor in the business education department at Detroit Lakes High School,...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
September 1, 2015 - 3:25pm
June 30, 2015
Technology used on both sides in sex trafficking
ST. PAUL – Technology helps lure girls into the sex trafficking industry, but more and more, technology also is helping to solve the crimes. "The real challenge of technology is the vast range that it covers," Sgt. Grant Snyder of Minneapolis police told about 100 people attending...
June 30, 2015 - 8:49am
June 26, 2015
AT&T fined $1 million
The Federal Communications Commission will fine AT&T $100 million for misleading consumers about the availability of “unlimited” mobile data plans. This action by AT&T is in violation of net neutrality rules established by the FCC in 2010. “When a giant company...
June 26, 2015 - 5:15am
June 1, 2015
Minnesota legislator says ‘revenge porn’ law needs to catch up to technology
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- When it comes to “revenge porn,” the law needs to catch up to technology, a state legislator says. A recent Minnesota...
June 1, 2015 - 8:26am
February 10, 2015
Survey to help EDC tackle critical broadband issues
WILLMAR, Minn. -- In an effort to get a better grasp of local broadband services, the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development...
February 10, 2015 - 8:10am
January 28, 2015
LP-A will pursue STEM program
Training in the programming and operation of industrial robots. Learning welding techniques and applications in a simulated environment. Using global positioning system (GPS) technology in a variety of fields including engineering, mapping, construction and transportation. These...
January 28, 2015 - 11:00am
January 20, 2015
Facebook clamps down on fake news stories
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it has taken steps to clamp down on "hoaxes" and fake news stories that can spread like wildfire on its 1.35-billion member online social network. The company said it had introduced an option to allow Facebook users to flag a story as "purposefully fake...
January 20, 2015 - 2:55pm
January 14, 2015
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’ or ‘iPosture’
DULUTH, Minn. -- Texting can be a pain in the neck. “Those neck muscles, they don’t just quit and let your head drop,” said Dr. Edward...
January 14, 2015 - 8:01am
December 30, 2014
Minnesota schools hit glitches with online testing
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s $38 million contract with Pearson for online proficiency testing is just a few months old, but it already has technology staff in many schools scrambling to ensure their systems are compatible. During recent practice testing, school officials across the...
December 30, 2014 - 7:51am
MN Supreme Court to decide on media restrictions
The Minnesota Supreme Court will soon decide whether to ease media restrictions on recording criminal proceedings across the state, raising concerns from defense attorneys and prosecutors alike. Media and the public are currently banned from using cameras in Minnesota courtrooms...
December 30, 2014 - 7:00am