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As budget talks drag on, Minnesota legislators appear relaxed, headed for special session
Former ND tribal leader's wife charged with failing to report child sex abuse
Trump's budget proposal slashes spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years
Hotel guests discover bed bugs during stay at Thief River Falls resort
Grand Forks council considers allowing bars to host special events
crime and courts
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
'Uffda Day' in TRF to celebrate all things Norwegian
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
Marilyn Hagerty: Change of season means looking to new things
Swift: North Dakota proves to be just one sprawling small town
Marilyn Hagerty: Spring gets Forks folks on the move
I'm a recovering control freak - it makes dating even harder
Confused about what's healthy? A new nutrition survey shows you're not alone
Cooler weather made for less stress in Scheels Fargo Marathon
How Carter Rowney became a key player in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the Pittsburgh Penguins
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Vikings gave Michael Floyd a chance. 'Now it's up to him,' says his mother.
Twins' Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury
Solveig M. Lindvall
Donald L Colbert
Raymond L. Hanson
Robert Leroy Torkelson
Dorothy A. Didrikson
Brad Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
Doug Leier: Game and Fish Department tracks 28 bills during the 2017 North Dakota legislative session
Letter: How I answer the question, 'Why do you stay?'
Port: Bismarck city administrator asks police officers who signed mayoral recall petition be questioned
McFeely: Call me crazy, but couldn't businesses having trouble hiring pay more?
Republican state senators: North Dakotans weary of Democrats' blame
Lloyd Omdahl: Libertarians on prowl for licensing boards
Four Generations of the
February 4, 2016
Faster broadband suggested as some rural Minnesota 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 - 9:15pm
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offline
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a...
February 4, 2016 - 3:30pm
December 31, 2015
Facebook fights for free Internet in India, global test-case
India has become a battleground over the right to unrestrictedInternet access, with local tech start-ups joining the front line against Facebook...
December 31, 2015 - 7:15pm
December 30, 2015
U.S. says its Internet speeds have tripled in three-and-a-half years
U.S. Internet connection speeds have tripled over 3-1/2 years to keep up with consumer demands for streaming video and downloading content but...
December 30, 2015 - 5:45pm
December 8, 2015
UPDATE: BCI investigates student harassment at Hillsboro school; forum on social media to be held
Though state crime agents are investigating allegations of student harassment at the high school here, school officials say a community forum...
December 8, 2015 - 3:49pm
November 15, 2015
City Council to hear Altru noise issue, downtown parking fee plan Monday
The Grand Forks City Council will take on two contentious items: downtown parking and noise from a local hospital. A change that would hold...
November 15, 2015 - 9:30pm
October 31, 2015
Batman adversary Harley Quinn tops 2015 Halloween costume search
NEW YORK (Reuters) - America's most popular Halloween costume this year could be Batman adversary Harley Quinn from the DC Comics series, according...
October 31, 2015 - 4:30pm
October 28, 2015
Global Internet surveillance, censorship on rise - report
Governments around the world are expanding censorship andsurveillance of the Internet as overall online freedom declined for the fifth consecutive...
October 28, 2015 - 4:45pm
October 8, 2015
Stillwater, Minn., girl was stranger’s Internet sex slave, charges say
STILLWATER, Minn. -- A 19-year-old Washington state man is accused of keeping a 13-year-old Stillwater girl as a sex slave and coercing her into physically harming herself, although the two never met in person. Officials are still investigating how the Stillwater Junior...
News/crime and courts
October 8, 2015 - 8:50pm
September 3, 2015
Former Minnesota Rep. says broadband 'as important as textbooks'
Many rural Americans compare providing high-speed Internet connections to the years when telephones and electricity were moving into rural a...
September 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
August 9, 2015
BAUMSAWAY: Cecil hysteria shows dark side of human nature
Social media can be like a bad relationship: It's exhausting. Part of a journalist's job these days is to see what people are talking about...
August 9, 2015 - 7:30am
August 8, 2015
PETE SEPP: Heitkamp must not conflate Internet tax issues
Senator Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and her fellow Senators have a rare chance to pass bipartisan legislation that will both protect consumers and simplify tax laws around the country. Yet like so many other opportunities in Washington, the clock is ticking. The Permanent Internet...
August 8, 2015 - 6:00am
THEIR OPINION: Momentum building to broaden broadband
Similar to the way every corner of America was connected to the electrical grid in the 1930s, all Americans — even those in the remotest, most rural of places, which encompasses much of Minnesota — can now be connected to broadband high-speed Internet. Getting everyone online...
August 8, 2015 - 5:00am
July 23, 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...
July 23, 2015 - 7:20pm
July 9, 2015
Willmar grads connect online to reunite child, blanket
WILLMAR, Minn. --A Willmar High School alumnus' did his part to nudge law enforcement in the right public relations direction thanks...
July 9, 2015 - 6:45am