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Cell Phones

April 12, 2019
Local legislators differ on cell phone bills
April 12, 2019 - 10:59am
January 26, 2019
It's Our Turn: Could you quit for a day?
January 26, 2019 - 9:57am
June 14, 2018
Parents should be aware of the apps kids are using on their smartphones. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Phone apps causing concerns
June 14, 2018 - 10:28am
January 22, 2016
Sun Dogs in cold weather.  Courtesy Gene Hanson
Cell Phones Will Work Better This Weekend
January 22, 2016 - 12:14pm
March 26, 2010
Survey shows scope of distracted driving problem
March 26, 2010 - 12:05am
February 4, 2010
Survey asks local employers about cell phone policy
February 4, 2010 - 11:37am
November 20, 2009
State Capitol Bureau photo by Don Davis
Lissa Thies, who works at the Woodbury Lakes AT&T Wireless store, helped State Representative Torrey Westrom of Elbow Lake learn features of his mobile telephone. AT&T workers helped more than 100 visually impaired Minnesotans with their wireless telephones last Thursday and Friday.
Blind learn mobile phone details
November 20, 2009 - 12:05am
November 13, 2009
Echo Press photo illustration by Lowell Anderson
According to U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, about 20 to 30 percent of all drivers admit to texting, although for younger drivers, the rate is much higher - 50 percent or more. Texting while driving is a very serious public safety concern, said the senator, who is co-sponsoring a federal texting while driving ban.
Accident waiting to happen?
November 13, 2009 - 12:05am
August 12, 2009
Klobuchar calls for crackdown on using cell phones in prison
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am