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Competitors unleash their chants in Moorhead in attempt to become state's top auctioneer
Data: Jan. 19, 2018
Family dedicates Habitat home to Fargo Police Officer Moszer
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
A wager between Worthingtons: Friendly bet set for NFC title game
Gordon pours in 30 as Rockets rout Wolves
Thursday sports roundup: Ross leads W-WG boys basketball team
Prep wrestling: Fairmont/MCW pins Worthington, 63-6
College men's hockey: Hawks' Olson set for hometown finale
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Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Letter: Auditorium offering outstanding array of artists
Letter: Come together and vote yes for our future
Letter: Much more to the story needed on police incident
George William Kalas
Melinda J. Kruse
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Duluth Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
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Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Kenyon 90th birthday
Koepsell 80th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 18, 2015
Senators link Greater Minnesota bills
February 18, 2015 - 9:01pm
January 27, 2015
Letter: Stop creation of Internet 'slow lanes'
By Dylan Young, Windom I am very concerned about Big Telecom giants forcing websites into a slow lane on the Internet, and the FCC just announced it is going to make its final decision on this in a matter of weeks. Telecom giants should not be allowed to slow down my favorite...
January 27, 2015 - 5:04pm
A state divided: High-speed Internet service no guarantee in MInnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans only need to look at the first two counties on an alphabetical list to understand the Internet disparity between rural areas and those in big cities. Recently released figures show that just 0.06 percent of the rural northern Minnesota Aitkin County households...
November 27, 2014 - 8:52pm
October 19, 2014
Woodstock partners with telecoms to benefit business network solutions
RUTHTON — Woodstock Telephone has forged a partnership with five other southern Minnesota telephone companies, an Iowa provider and Sioux Falls, S.D.-based SDN Communications in an effort to create better and more affordable network connectivity and Internet services for regional...
October 19, 2014 - 3:11pm
August 24, 2014
More than a challenge
WORTHINGTON — When brothers Pat and Mark Thier accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that is sweeping the nation, they didn’t seek out an...
August 24, 2014 - 8:33pm
July 28, 2014
MVTV continuing its regional growth
WORTHINGTON — Sometimes, bigger isn’t better. MVTV Wireless is a local wireless provider serving a large portion of southwest and central Minnesota — a combined area of more than 20,000 square miles — and well over 6,000 customers. To add to that, the company is always...
July 28, 2014 - 4:55pm
June 23, 2014
Need for speed: Expanding MN high speed Internet
SPRING GROVE — John Socha once yearned to work from his Spring Grove home but was crippled by out-of-date technology — notably his excruciatingly pokey rural Minnesota dial-up Internet access. So Socha, a creator of digital-audio content for radio, had to journey nine miles...
June 23, 2014 - 10:28pm
March 31, 2014
Obamacare website stalls
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The federal website for U.S. consumers to enroll in private health insurance under Obamacare ran into problems twice Monday, amid a surge of people trying to access the site hours before a midnight deadline to sign up for coverage. Technical issues that barred...
March 31, 2014 - 8:40pm
April 15, 2012
New, higher speed internet service offered
WORTHINGTON -- For years, rural residents haven't had the luxury of accessing amazingly fast Internet, but new advancements in technology are...
April 15, 2012 - 8:23pm
February 28, 2012
Internet classes in region cater to small businesses
WORTHINGTON -- University of Minnesota Extension, as part of the Minnesota Intelligent Rural Communities program, will host a variety of Internet classes in the region starting this week. The schedule is as follows: Getting Higher on Google: Noon to 1 p.m. March 1 at BenLee's Café,...
February 28, 2012 - 9:27am
March 3, 2011
Internet safety program offered
LUVERNE -- A program on Internet safety and social networking will be presented at 7 p.m. March 15, in the little theater at Luverne High School, 709 N.
March 3, 2011 - 8:07pm
September 8, 2010
Editorial: A broadband revolution
While rural residents in this region -- and across the country -- did without basic electricity for years, it's safe to say its arrival revolutionized their ways of life. Now, of course, it's virtually impossible to imagine going back to those days of old. Today, broadband access...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Column: Growing broadband to grow Greater Minnesota
EDEN PRAIRIE -- Broadband Internet expansion is often rightfully regarded as the modern equivalent of rural electrification efforts of the 1940s: infrastructure improvements that will expand economic, health and educational opportunities for communities beyond anything imaginable...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
UMD chancellor: Facebook incident was 'despicable'
DULUTH - Characterizing last week's Facebook incident at the University of Minnesota Duluth as "horrendous and despicable" Chancellor Kathryn A. Martin's voice broke often as she spoke about it Thursday. "I am deeply saddened for the young woman who was the victim of this," she said....
April 23, 2010 - 1:30pm
April 10, 2010
Online safety is ongoing battle for authorities
WORTHINGTON -- About a year ago, a teenage girl in Nobles County went online at 7:28 a.m. At 9:20 a.m., she was raped. "They talked for about a half hour," said Worthington Police Captain Chris Dybevick. "She met him and became his next victim." Dybevick and other law enforcement...
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am