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Safe from lightning in a car? Think again.
MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Doris M. Mattson
Timothy J. Karsnia
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
November 20, 2015
Where are vouchers my airline promised for taking different flight?
Q: My wife Nancy and I recently were scheduled to fly on US Airways from Santa Barbara, Calif., to Hartford, Conn., with stops in Phoenix and...
November 20, 2015 - 5:25am
November 10, 2015
Lindblad can resell my cabin, but it’s keeping my cruise fare?
When Dorothy Cofield’s father falls ill, she needs to get a refund for her cruise. But is she entitled to one?
November 10, 2015 - 4:05am
November 2, 2015
Where's the refund for my refundable hotel room?
When Russell Regentine cancels his hotel reservation on Expedia, he expects a full refund. So why isn’t he getting it?
November 2, 2015 - 5:00am
October 26, 2015
My Airbnb.com home is a guesthouse - how about a refund?
Q: I am writing to express my frustration and disappointment with Airbnb. We have been loyal Airbnb users as well as highly reviewed guests during...
October 26, 2015 - 5:00am
October 20, 2015
A bed problem on my Booking.com reservation
Dorothy Dittmar reserves a room in Paris with two twin beds. But then the hotel backs out of the deal. Does she deserve a refund?
October 20, 2015 - 8:22am
October 16, 2015
The beauty of Scotland
What started out as a church choir trip 15 years ago has grown into a yearly adventure, with friends (old and new) exploring foreign grounds...
October 16, 2015 - 5:10am
No passport needed to enter Puerto Rico, a U.S. commonwealth
Q: I wanted to let you know about an interesting situation we encountered while booking a trip to Puerto Rico. When I went to purchase airline tickets for my husband, my 3-year-old son and myself, I spoke with the U.S. State Department via phone and email about passport requirements...
October 16, 2015 - 5:00am
October 5, 2015
Do I have to pay this late car-rental damage claim?
Shawna Amella gets a bill from Hertz more than a year after her rental, even though the car she damaged has already been fixed. Does she still...
October 5, 2015 - 5:00am
September 28, 2015
Why did American reverse course on my compensation?
When Alan Estrebou is delayed by almost a day on American Airlines, the company promises him compensation. Then it backs out. Should American...
September 28, 2015 - 10:07am
September 21, 2015
Help! My rental car is covered with dings
Q: I rented a vehicle from Dollar Rent A Car in Oakland recently. After waiting 45 minutes in a very long line that was only being serviced by...
September 21, 2015 - 5:00am
September 18, 2015
Dad, sons take motorcycle trip to coast
Mark Hagen was planning a motorcycle trip with his 15-year-old son, Hunter, when his younger son, Spencer, 13, said that if they had a sidecar,...
September 18, 2015 - 5:10am
Who’s responsible for pilfered luggage?
Q: My 18-year-old daughter recently flew from Portland, Ore., to Jacksonville, Fla., connecting through Atlanta. Her flight on Delta Air Lines...
September 18, 2015 - 5:05am
September 11, 2015
Dinged for 'normal wear and tear' damage by Enterprise
Q: I need your help with a rental-car damage claim. Enterprise Rent-A-Car says that I scratched the bottom of the front fender of a car I recently...
September 11, 2015 - 9:29am
September 4, 2015
MnDOT: Drive carefully this weekend
This Labor Day weekend, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to be alert and use extra caution while driving through highway work zones. “Most projects will shut down over the holiday weekend, but there are still many work zones around the state that...
September 4, 2015 - 3:03pm
August 21, 2015
Summer vacation in Canada highlights mountain beauty
Normally I keep my personal life personal, but this adventure (more the location than anything) I wanted to share. A few weeks ago, my daughter...
August 21, 2015 - 5:10am