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Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
A 9-year-old wanted the video game controller from his sister - so he shot her, police say
US, European officials question Facebook's protection of personal data
The show goes on for the Fritz--for now: Aging UND auditorium needs expensive work with future uncertain
Pursuit ends in DUI arrest
nation and world
Carson Wentz posts video of himself throwing in Eagles' facility
Twins' Dozier on Polanco's suspension: 'No one wants to cast judgment by any means'
Report: Vikings to open season against Super Bowl champion Philadelphia
Paul offers to pay Green's fine for skirmish with Timberwolves
Patriots acquire former Vikings WR Patterson
Commentary: Anti-corruption ballot measure activists, flush with out of state money, Looking to hire professional signature collectors
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
COMMENTARY: Schools shouldn't have excused students for anti-gun protests
Ida Mae Brant
Wilbur D. Holmgren
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Community calendar of events for March 19, 2018
A fine day 1,776 register for Runnin O’ the Green
Runnin O’ the Green gets underway
Community calendar of events for March 17, 2018
'His little heart gave out': Boy dies five years after being crushed by tree limb as a toddler
March 1, 2018
Russian trolls sought to inflame debate over Dakota Access Pipeline
WASHINGTON - Russian trolls used Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to inflame U.S. political debate over energy policy and climate change, a finding...
March 1, 2018 - 10:36am
February 8, 2018
Internet scammers are terrible, and this troll is their nightmare
In a call center, somewhere on Earth, a telephone rang. John picked up. On the other end of the line was a man who spoke in a preposterously...
February 8, 2018 - 3:20pm
January 12, 2018
US Supreme Court will reconsider whether internet sales should be taxed
FARGO — Julie and Gregg Robbins, proprietors of side-by-side stores Pinch & Pour and Fowlers Heritage Co., are among the legions of brick-and-mortar...
January 12, 2018 - 11:08pm
December 9, 2017
NDDOT notes website for business
Potential scams are targeting motor vehicle and driver’s license customers, the North Dakota Department of Transportation said Friday. It is possible when typing internet search terms such as “North Dakota DMV” (department of motor vehicles), that people will be directed to...
December 9, 2017 - 6:49am
December 6, 2017
City website down
After seven years, the first website operated by the city of Jamestown crashed last week leaving the city temporarily without a presence on the...
December 6, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 3, 2017
COMMENTARY: There's nothing neutral about net neutrality
MINOT, N.D. — A lack of government intervention and regulation has generally served the internet well. Not perfectly. That the internet is...
December 3, 2017 - 5:50am
December 2, 2017
Waiting for details
Local rural telecommunications cooperatives that provide internet service to their customers are waiting for more information on a planned repeal of "net neutrality" laws that have been in place since 2015, according to David Crothers, executive director of the North Dakota Association...
December 2, 2017 - 6:43am
November 7, 2017
Internet companies drop opposition to bill targeting online sex trafficking
WASHINGTON - When Congress launched an effort in August to enable prosecution of online sex trafficking by amending the Communications Decency...
November 7, 2017 - 9:24am
October 15, 2017
Kudos to companies that make technology work for rural life
When I left for college, it was with the knowledge that my parents were only a phone call away. I was going 410 miles from home, a ridiculous...
October 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
July 24, 2017
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Here's a switch: Your local cable company may soon be offering you a cable TV bundle from Sony -- which markets its PlayStation Vue service as...
July 24, 2017 - 2:32pm
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
Google, Facebook join protest of net neutrality rollback
How many online activists does it take to save Silicon Valley's favorite Obama-era regulation? Organizers of an online protest aimed at derailing a Republican plan to roll back net neutrality rules are hoping the magic number is 70,000. That's the number of sites and organizations...
July 11, 2017 - 7:59am
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
June 12, 2017
Finding health advice on the internet? Listen, but be skeptical.
Five years ago, against practically anyone’s better judgment, I knowingly abandoned any semblance of medical evidence to follow the bizarre-sounding...
June 12, 2017 - 9:53am
May 10, 2017
Midco building $8 million data center near Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS—An internet, cable and phone provider Midco announced Wednesday it is building an $8 million data center in Grand Forks and...
May 10, 2017 - 5:21pm