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From around the world, beautiful artwork with inspirational messages sent to domestic violence victims
Devils Lake considers 'caregiver units' to help those needing medical care
Police shootings echo through criminology classrooms
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Facebook developing artificial intelligence to flag offensive live videos
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Big stage, big performance for UND
NELSON: Experience counts, ask Richmond
KOLPACK: Tough guy Stumpf is playing at an all-American level
SCHNEPF: Cinderella San Diego unable to 'shock the world' against NDSU
No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Esther E. Will
Lesa D. Saunders-Dicus
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
November 30, 2016
Bill to help ID threats, challenges at northern border heads to Obama's desk
WASHINGTON — A bill U.S. lawmakers hope will help identify threats and challenges facing federal agents at the northern border is going...
November 30, 2016 - 7:25pm
September 10, 2016
The game changer: Terror attacks changed how Border Patrol protects U.S.
WARROAD, Minn. — More than 15 years ago, Robert Tuttle was one of two men who manned the U.S. Border Patrol Station in Warroad, Minn. On...
News/Nation and World
September 10, 2016 - 5:54pm
August 29, 2016
Border Patrol agents fire shots at entry port
PEMBINA, N.D.—A weekend altercation near the U.S. Customs and Border Protection station at the Pembina port of entry resulted in gunfire...
August 29, 2016 - 7:39pm
August 5, 2016
Police Blotter: Likely Mexican national detained in Dickinson
A 30-year-old man is being held at the Southwest Multi County Correction Center in Dickinson pending transport by U.S. Border Patrol after it...
August 5, 2016 - 7:38pm
Canadian and American border agencies prepare for Women's World Cup travel influx
EMERSON, Manitoba -- Canadian border officials anticipate a large flow of soccer fans entering the country from North Dakota for several of the FIFA Women's World Cup games in Winnipeg on Monday through June 16. Authorities in the Canada Border Services Agency and their counterparts...
June 5, 2015 - 11:35pm
April 2, 2015
Eight men nabbed for living in country illegally
BISMARCK - Authorities apprehended eight men Wednesday who were residing in the United States illegally, Bismarck Police Sgt. Mark Buschena said. The police were called to assist a U.S. Border Patrol agent in stopping a vehicle that had only one working taillight, Buschena said....
News/crime and courts
April 2, 2015 - 7:48pm
November 24, 2014
Crews do finishing touches on U.S. Border Patrol Station
PEMBINA —Landscaping crews dodged snow squalls this week as they seeded grass around the new 30,000-square-foot U.S. Border Patrol Station in Pembina. It’s one of the finishing touches on the $13 million facility. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials...
November 24, 2014 - 9:24pm
July 31, 2014
Boehner out-muscled on border-security funding
WASHINGTON — A bill to fund border security blew up in House Speaker John Boehner’s face on Thursday, leaving Republicans in disarray and...
News/crime and courts
July 31, 2014 - 11:24pm
July 14, 2014
Oil boom brings more Border Patrol arrests
GRAND FORKS — The U.S. Border Patrol is reporting a big increase in arrests in the Grand Forks sector, much of it in North Dakota’s booming Oil Patch. From the beginning of the fiscal year on Oct. 1 to June 30, there were 514 arrests. That compares with the 284 arrested in the...
July 14, 2014 - 10:47pm
June 6, 2014
Law enforcement says they lack staff to deal with boom
MINOT — North Dakota’s economic boom has made the state a target for criminal activity, but federal law enforcement agencies don’t have enough staff to be a deterrent, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Friday. Heitkamp, D-N.D., invited U.S. Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., chairman of...
June 6, 2014 - 11:51pm
April 1, 2014
Two N.D. border crossings to get more staffing
GRAND FORKS -- Two North Dakota border crossings will receive additional staffing. U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., announced that the Portal and Pembina crossings are two of 44 ports across the country that will split 2,000 new U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers. Funding...
April 1, 2014 - 11:00am
November 30, 2013
Beyond the border: After 10-fold manpower increase, Grand Forks-region border agents helping out local police
NECHE — The iconic Maytag repairman — TV’s poster child of loneliness — has nothing on U.S. Border Patrol agents who monitor the nation’s...
November 30, 2013 - 2:24pm