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September 13, 2017
2 new scams hitting Crow Wing County
Two recent scams are hitting Crow Wing County residents. Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports the first scam is where the scammer calls...
September 13, 2017 - 5:00am
August 10, 2017
Minnesota Power warns customers of scam
Minnesota Power is warning customers about a recent scam involving scammers posing as Minnesota Power representatives demanding bill payment....
August 10, 2017 - 7:00am
July 28, 2017
'Honey, you've been scammed,' she was told. She lost her home of 30 years.
Barbara Barkley is 4 feet 10 inches tall. So she designed her home in Chesapeake, Va., just for herself, with all the counters and handles lowered....
July 28, 2017 - 7:42am
May 17, 2017
Scams: 'When in doubt, don't give it out'
Scams come in all shapes and sizes—from scamming people through their credit cards to their banking online accounts to tricking grandparents...
May 17, 2017 - 11:00am
February 7, 2017
U.S., NY accuse firm of scamming 9/11 heroes, NFL retirees
NEW YORK - A company that advances money to people awaiting settlement payouts was accused by New York and federal regulators of scamming sick...
February 7, 2017 - 2:02pm
October 25, 2016
Anti-scam tactics to feature at next Lakes Area Unlimited Learning Nov. 8
Delores LaFollette, an AARP representative, will talk about the latest trends in telephone, online and advertising scams as attendees of the next Lakes Area Unlimited Learning session on Nov. 8 learn tricks of the trade that con artists use. LaFollette will tell about the latest...
October 25, 2016 - 9:10pm
August 7, 2016
Scammers tune up classic scams
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning consumers of a new spin on some common schemes. By now, most people have heard...
August 7, 2016 - 9:36pm
Amended FTC rule a boon to consumers, businesses
Scammers play a large role in the marketplace. However, they are often able to remain anonymous by requesting payment via avenues that are difficult to trace. However, a recent amendment to Federal Trade Commission rules now makes it easier for consumers and business owners to identify...
August 7, 2016 - 6:09pm
July 21, 2016
Chasing the storm scammers: Permitting system considered
When a strong wind takes down trees and damages roofs, it also blows in people looking to take advantage of those in crisis. John Bowen, emergency...
July 21, 2016 - 9:33pm
June 27, 2016
Scams pop up after last week's storm
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office has received scam reports of individuals/companies offering inspections to homes for storm damage from last week's storm and offering estimates for repair. In a news release, Sheriff Todd Dahl reminds citizens to check with their homeowners insurance...
June 27, 2016 - 7:43pm
April 29, 2016
BBB hopes to mute speaker scam: Classic scheme repackaged with home theater twist
Based on a recent report to BBB Scam Tracker, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning consumers about the return of a classic scheme sometimes known as the "white van speaker scam."
April 29, 2016 - 8:18pm
March 18, 2016
Scams continue to try to separate folks from their money
The Minnesota Department of Revenue is warning taxpayers of a recent over-the-phone caller ID spoofing scam. Taxpayers should beware of phone...
March 18, 2016 - 8:37pm
March 4, 2016
Scams educational event planned
Sheriff Todd Dahl and Crow Wing County TRIAD announced an upcoming event intended to enhance senior safety. The event, "Be Wise, Be Informed, Be Empowered," will focus on cons and scams education and will be 10-11:30 a.m., April 7. It will take place in the Crow Wing County Land Services...
March 4, 2016 - 7:21pm
State warns taxpayers of scams
ST. PAUL—With about 44 days left in the income tax filing season, the Minnesota Department of Revenue is reminding taxpayers that criminals may attempt to commit income tax refund fraud using stolen identities. Fighting refund fraud is one of the department's top priorities,...
March 4, 2016 - 6:33pm
February 26, 2016
BBB: Beware of spring break scams
As winter drags on and spring break inches closer, a sunny vacation becomes all the more attractive. Many people are eager to trade cold weather for sunshine and the relaxing sound of waves crashing against the shore. Spring break usually means a week of fun and sun; however, Better...
February 26, 2016 - 9:49pm