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July 17, 2013
Fargo TV stations do news anchor shuffle
The lineup shuffle among Fargo TV news stations continues. TJ Nelson, producer and co-anchor of the 5 p.m. newscast on WDAY TV, will take over the empty anchor’s chair left by Austen Schauer at KVRR, the local Fox affiliate. Schauer announced late last month that he’d be...
Business / business briefs
July 17, 2013 - 7:12am
May 31, 2013
New TV mini-series ‘Fargo’ will most likely be shot in…Canada?
FARGO — A TV version of the movie “Fargo” will be making its debut next spring, but it’s not going to be made in Fargo – in part, local officials say, because of the lack of incentives that can be offered here for film and TV production On Wednesday morning, the Hollywood...
May 31, 2013 - 3:06pm
February 13, 2013
Teens asked to create safe driving TV spots
As TV spots featuring Clydesdales, cars, talking babies and colas cue up for Super Bowl Sunday, Minnesota teenagers are creating their own TV commercials to promote traffic safety. Students in grades 9-12 are invited to produce a 30-second TV public service announcement about the...
News / wave
February 13, 2013 - 10:53am
January 17, 2013
Kip's out, Kupec's in at Fox News
FARGO - Kip Hines has been in broadcasting since he was around 14 years old. But sometimes the weather changes abruptly, and so do the weathermen. Hines...
January 17, 2013 - 8:41am
January 9, 2013
Fargo native still thriving six years after winning 'America's Top Model'
LOS ANGELES - Since winning "America's Next Top Model" in 2006, CariDee English has done plenty of modeling shoots. But last month, the Fargo...
January 9, 2013 - 8:16am
October 18, 2012
A&E cable channel filming in area for show on 1997 Clay County murder
MOORHEAD - A production company is in Moorhead to shoot footage for a show that will focus on a local murder case in which a husband and wife were convicted of killing their baby sitter. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said crews from the A&E cable TV channel will film at a number...
entertainment / crime
October 18, 2012 - 4:51pm
September 26, 2012
FX reportedly orders TV adaptation of 'Fargo'
Fargo might be the new destination for cable television, doncha know. Several entertainment websites reported this morning that the cable network...
News / entertainment
September 26, 2012 - 8:59am
June 29, 2012
University of Minnesota Crookston prof not a 'Millionaire', but wins $13, 550
John Loegering, a college professor in Crookston, earned $13,550 on the "Who Wants to be Millionaire" television show that aired Thursday. "That...
June 29, 2012 - 8:42am
May 23, 2011
Locals face life without Oprah: Talk-show queen has held great sway over past 25 years
FARGO - After 25 years of delivering unfiltered, unapologetic snapshots of true life, Oprah Winfrey's remarkable talk show will come to an end...
May 23, 2011 - 8:27am
November 19, 2010
West Fargo woman latest to play 'Wheel of Fortune'
Most of us won't ever have the opportunity to compete for "big bucks" on a televised game show. Becky Wells has been on two of them. Wells,...
November 19, 2010 - 8:32am
January 20, 2010
'Mad Men' wins third Golden Globe
Scott Hornbacher, son of Bruce Hornbacher of Detroit Lakes, and his show "Mad Men" took home a Golden Globe for Best Television Series, Drama Sunday night. This is the third Globe for the TV show. The show's two main stars were also nominated for Golden Globes, but lost in their...
January 20, 2010 - 8:42am
May 13, 2009
Got an old TV? Deadline looms for digital switch
There's only a month left before the final deadline for television viewers who relay on old TV sets to either buy a digital one or pick up a converter box if they want to watch TV over the air. Congress extended the digital TV switchover to June 12 from the original date of Feb...
May 13, 2009 - 4:43pm
February 1, 2009
Neither KXJB, DirecTV yielding as subscribers get increasingly frustrated while standoff continues over transmission of CBS affiliate
FARGO - The standoff between Fargo television station KXJB and DirecTV over fees to retransmit the CBS affiliate's signal is more than three...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Still no deal in sight between KXJB and DirecTV
Negotiations over the fee that satellite cable provider DirecTV pays to broadcast local CBS affiliate KXJB are still stalled, both station management and a DirecTV spokesman said. Lacking a deal on the per-subscriber fee, KXJB was removed from DirecTV lineups in the Red River Valley...
News / entertainment
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Political notebook: A light-hearted threat in Gov. Pawlenty's "State of the State" speech
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty threatened, in a sense, Minnesota lawmakers in his State of the State speech. "One hundred years ago, John Johnson, another 48-year-old Minnesota governor, returned from the national campaign trail, stood on this very spot and called the state to unity,...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am