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Felony charges filed in alleged Fergus Falls auto fraud
New Sanford Medical Center in Fargo brings day of firsts
Lawsuit against Crookston diocese sees multiple judge recusals
Missing Fargo restaurateur borrowed $25,000 and owed thousands to others before disappearing, court documents show
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
Sports physical blitz planned for July 27, Aug. 10
Area hoops teams to play in Pacesetter tournament
Three-time champ Sheetz makes her return as women tee off at Birchmont
Minnesota Lynx weather Liberty rally for 76-75 win
Garcia comes aboard; Twins send Gibson packing
Bernice May Dow
Richard H. Jorstad
Esther Charlette Klug Woods
Duane Joseph Delaney
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
July 11, 2017
Microsoft vows to bring broadband to millions of rural Americans
WASHINGTON - Microsoft Corp on Tuesday announced an initiative to bring high-speed internet to millions of rural Americans through unused television...
July 11, 2017 - 4:01pm
July 7, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in Congress generally applauded the Trump administration's announcement about the amount of biofuels that must be...
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
June 30, 2017
252,000 Minnesota homes remain without high-speed internet
ST. PAUL—Dalton Fitch likes videos, no surprise for a 10-year-old boy. But for him, watching videos and using other technology is more...
June 30, 2017 - 12:08pm
June 26, 2017
Agri-Pulse: Rural America and the need for speed
Most of us who live or have lived in rural America understand that the pace is usually a little slower and the cost of living is much less expensive...
June 26, 2017 - 7:09am
May 23, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
March 30, 2017
Minn. farmers use state forum to voice concerns on health insurance, buffer strips
WILLMAR, Minn. — About 50 farmers and community leaders from around the region met Thursday in Willmar to talk about issues affecting agriculture...
March 30, 2017 - 6:09pm
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 24, 2017
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson met with about a dozen Internet service providers in Detroit...
February 24, 2017 - 10:17pm
January 12, 2017
Grants extend home, bus internet for Minn. students
ST. PAUL -- More students throughout greater Minnesota will have access to online homework outside of school hours following a round of state grants. A total of $500,000 to improve after-school internet access will be divided among 12 school districts, 11 of which are in greater Minnesota,...
January 12, 2017 - 6:26pm
January 11, 2017
State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband
ST. PAUL — A new round of state grants could extend broadband to thousands of businesses and households throughout areas of rural Minnesota...
January 11, 2017 - 2:01pm
September 18, 2014
UPDATED: Paul Bunyan Communications announces 'GigaZone' network
BEMIDJI -- Paul Bunyan Communications is spearheading a new regional broadband network that executives tout as one of the largest of its kind...
September 18, 2014 - 9:52pm
March 10, 2014
Broadband bill advances in Senate committee
ST. PAUL -- A Senate committee unanimously voted to spend $100 million next year to boost rural high-speed Internet. The committee deals with rural issues, and is composed mostly of rural lawmakers. The bill could face opposition in its next stop, the Senate Finance Committee....
March 10, 2014 - 7:54pm
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.
November 15, 2012 - 12:00am