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Good Question: Could HBO Change How We Pay For TV?

HBO just announced that, starting next year, it’s cutting the cable cord. Fans of shows like “Veep” and “Game of Thrones” will no longer have to subscribe to the premium channel through their cable TV provider, but rather will be allowed to stream shows on the Internet.

10/15/2014

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Maplewood Man Mourns Loss Of Brother, Killed By Father

The brother of a man who was murdered by his own father speaks on the tragedy that has rocked his family. On Monday, police arrested a man for the murder of his own son. The father shot his son during an argument over cable TV. Police said 84-year-old Pang Vang turned a rifle on his 36-year-old son Chue Vang inside the home they shared in Maplewood, Minn.

03/29/2014

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NEWSCLICK: Al Jezeera Is Coming…

Click the link to VOTE on what you think of Al Jezeera….

08/19/2013

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Stillwater Lift Bridge To Close Wednesday For Repairs

Drivers beware: the Stillwater Lift Bridge is slated to close for a few hours at noon Wednesday.

06/18/2013

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Stillwater Lift Bridge Closed After Cable Snaps

The Stillwater Lift Bridge has been closed after a cable snapped Sunday evening, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

06/16/2013

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Outrage Over New Comcast Fee Hike Has Politicians, Regulators Involved

A notice from Comcast — also known as XFINITY — of a new fee is prompting outrage and confusion.

02/20/2013

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Good Question: What Are We Paying For Cable/Satellite Channels?

A dispute between the owners of DirecTV and MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central has 20 million DirecTV subscribers without 17 channels owned by Viacom. Depending on whom you believe, Viacom yanked the channels or DirecTV blacked them out because of a dispute about retransmission fees.

07/11/2012

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Crews Trying To Figure Out Why Bridge Broke

Minneapolis city crews have been working around the clock trying to figure out what caused cables to snap on the Sabo Pedestrian Bridge.

02/25/2012

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Hiawatha Headaches Continue For 3rd Day

For the third day now, commuters in south Minneapolis are coping with the extra headache of getting around a closed section of Hiawatha Avenue.

02/22/2012

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Hiawatha Ave., LRT Remain Closed Until Further Notice

Light-rail service on Hiawatha continues to be closed for three stations, as crews work to repair the Sabo Bridge.

02/21/2012

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Wis. Man Arrested For Smoking Weed With Infant In Car

A 55-year-old man was arrested Saturday, after police say he was smoking marijuana in his vehicle with a 5-month-old baby inside.

01/29/2012

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Midcontinent Communications Expands Eastward

South Dakota-based Midcontinent Communications says it has completed its purchase of the Minnesota and Wisconsin cable systems owned by New Jersey-based US Cable.

10/06/2011

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Electric Bills On The Rise? Check Your Cable Box

What uses the most electricity in your home? A recent study says cable TV boxes and DVRs (digital video recorders) may actually use more power than an efficient refrigerator.

06/27/2011

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Copper Cable Stolen From Minn. Power Substation

St. Cloud police are looking for thieves who broke into an Excel Energy power substation and stole copper cable.

05/27/2011

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Comcast Customers Notice Price Hike In Cable Bills

It’s what many of us enjoy doing every day: flipping through the many cable channels we pay for to see what’s on. Now, however, that daily activity is going to cost certain cable subscribers more.

03/30/2011

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