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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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Daughter Costs Father $80,000 With Her Facebook Post

Patrick Snay was the former head of a private preparatory school in Miami. At the age of 69, his contract with Gulliver Preparatory School wasn't renewed, which led to a legal battle.

In November 2011, Snay and the school reached an agreement in which Snay would receive $10,000 in back pay and $80,000 as part of a settlement. The Gulliver schools also agreed to pay Snay's attorneys $60,000.

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Are We Doing Our Laundry Right?

I do my own laundry now that I'm married. When I was single, I'd go to the laundromat, toss in my clothes, a litle soap, then go next door and order a couple slices of pizza. Once I got married, that all changed as Mrs. Rayman wondered what the heck I was doing?

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How Do Snowflakes Form Anyway? Watch and See [VIDEO]

Living here in the Northland, you'd think I knew a lot about snow. Not really. Shoveling snow, driving in snow, and sometimes cursing huge snowstorms is about it for me. I get the general Idea of how snow forms, but I've never seen one actually do it, until now.

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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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Dishwasher Cleaning Poorly? Just Clean It, Here’s How

We all wish the dishwasher we purchased years ago would clean as well today as it did when it was new. If you notice your washer isn't performing up to par, here are a couple things you can do to make it run and clean better

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Monday Is The First Day To Apply For Enhanced Driver’s License In MN

Starting This Monday, Minnesota residents can apply for an enhanced driver's license or identification card that will allow them to re-enter the United States from Canada, Bermuda, Mexico and the Caribbean without needing a passport.

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40 Percent of Adults Between 18 and 24 Use Social Media in the Bathroom.

How much television do we watch, and do we engage in social media while we're watching is the question. I must be in the minority here because I do either one or the other, never both. According to a recent Nielsen study, in the past year, time-shifting of television content grew by almost two hours, averaging 13 hours per month,  according to an article in the Huffington Post. Viewers averaged nearly 134 hours of live TV viewing a month in 2013, down nearly three hours from 2012.

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Tim Muller usa curling/minnesota curling/duluth curling club. used by permission
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See What It’s Like To Be A Curling Rock From John Shuster

WCCO did a great story on John Shuster and the USA curling team, but in order to get some of the coolest shots the photojournalist used small cameras to get interesting points of view. Then he put it all together.

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The Digital Age Creating Vision Problems, Computer Glasses Can Help

My eyes have been bothering me a lot over the past couple years, due mostly I'm sure to the digital age. I spend many hours in front of a computer screen here at work, in addition to my personal time with my home.

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Get a Wireless Speaker and Wireless Headphones For Under Fifty Bucks [REVIEW]

I got a call from one of my music geek buddies recently saying he couldn't wait to show me something. I grabbed a pizza from the frig and a six pack and out the door I went.

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Amazon Considers Increasing Prime Membership Fee To Offset Losses

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If you are one of the many who make purchases on Amazon, you may be in for a bit of sticker shock. Amazon shares fell more than 9 percent in early trading on today, after the online retailer warned of a possible loss in the current quarter and its quarterly results missed expectations in the holiday shopping season, according to an article in Reuters.

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