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Minnesota Cops Say: Keep Your Eyes on the Road, Not on Your Phone

Most of us have admit to have done this from time to time, however, some people make it a daily practice. Now the police in Minnesota are cracking down. It’s illegal to read, compose and send text messages or e-mails while driving, and for the next 10 days, law enforcement from more than 400 Minnesota agencies will join forces to catch those who do according to an article in the Star Tribune.

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Yet Another Scam Hits Wisconsin Residents

It just goes on and on doesn't it? According to a posting in Madison.com, state consumer officials are warning residents about a new phone scam, this time using the BadgerCare Plus health care program.

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Category: Crime, Featured, Tech
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Take a Tour Inside Jeffery Dahmer’s House That’s Up For Sale [VIDEO]

As the old saying goes, "there's an ass for every chair." Someone will be the proud owner of the house that witnessed Jeffery Dahmer's first killing. When an interviewer asked why the house is up for the sale, a realtor replied " there are not enough homes on the market, and after all, the house didn't do anything." He did admit it might take awhile for the house to sell.

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Wisconsin Residents Warned Of Potential Tax Scam

Tax time is just around the corner and the Wisconsin Department of Revenue - in conjunction with the Internal Revenue Service - is warning residents of a potential scam in which the criminals are posing as IRS agents.

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Beware of a New Utility Bill Payment Scam

I got a surprise this morning when I opened my electric bill from Dahlberg Light & Power. Along with my monthly bill, was notification of  a new utility bill payment scam.

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Woman Stabs Hubby for Watching Too Much Nascar [VIDEO]

Nascar fans are very loyal to the sport. They attend as many Nascar events as possible, watch, read, and listen to Nascar. I know because I'm one of them. Sometimes though, their other half isn't too happy about their mates Nascar habit.

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Category: Crime, Featured, Sports News
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Alert, New Phone Scam Quickly Spreading, Don’t Become a Victim

Here's a new phone scam I haven't heard of before. I wanted to make this available to all in the Northland. Someone calls you and identifies  themselves as an AT&T Technician. Read form the actual email I received from someone in my family to see what happens next.

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Utility Services Scam Alert For Wisconsin Residents

It seems more and more scams are appearing as of late. First it was the elderly who were most targeted, however it appears everyone is fair game. According to a post on WEAU.com, Wisconsin regulators are sending out a warning about an email scam that appears to be a utility bill.

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Got a $9.84 Charge On your Credit Card Bill? Your Account Has Been Hacked

Carefully examine your credit card bills, and if you see a charge for $9.84, call the credit card company immediately. Someone else is using your card fraudulently, and testing to see if you catch that small charge.

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Parents: Dangerous New Trend On Youtube, Snorting Smarties

Parents across the country are being warned that their children could succumb to horrifying infestations of nasal maggots worming in their noses, internal bleeding and lung infections if they continue snorting Smarties candies. Where are they learning it, You Tube.

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Hackers Steal Credit Card Info From 40 Million Target Customers

Approximately 40 million credit and debit card accounts used by Target customers may have been impacted by a major data breach, the retailer said Thursday. Customer names along with credit and debit card numbers may have been accessed, as well as the expiration date and three-digit security code on the back of each card, the store said.

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Scary Situation, School Lockdown Handled With Cooperation Between Duluth School and Duluth Police and Made Safe

Here is the full story released by Duluth Police Department with the help of our Media Partners Northland's News Center. An earlier story of a school lockdown had parents across the area scared because not much information had been released. Here's the official Duluth Police release from our Media Partner.

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