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Oilfield waste facility proposed for McKenzie County in western ND
Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
ND to investigate redundancies in education
crime and courts
nation and world
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
Deadline approaches for hay assistance
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Getting a dog might just save your life
Ariya rallies to win CME Group Tour Championship
Murray helps Vikings knock off Rams
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
Century wins third straight Class A volleyball title
Raiders end Blue Hawks season in first-round rout
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
Letter: Learning is a team sport
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Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
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October 20, 2017
Heitkamp, national experts talk human trafficking at UND
GRAND FORKS — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., discussed policy changes that could help prevent trafficking and sexual exploitation at panel...
October 20, 2017 - 8:35pm
September 14, 2017
Surge in Fargo sex ads thwarts undercover police sting; only 2 arrests made
FARGO – Fargo police arrested two men as part of a two-day sting aimed at people seeking sex with underage girls. It was a lower number than...
September 14, 2017 - 10:01pm
September 3, 2017
Hidden numbers: Accurate picture of trafficking during oil boom difficult, but agencies strive to recognize it
DICKINSON, N.D. — Darianne Johnson and her staff look back at the women who have come through the Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center in Dickinson and realize some of their clients were human trafficking victims. But at the height of the oil boom, most people didn't know...
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
New ND anti-prostitution program for ‘johns’ has no takers so far
BISMARCK -- People convicted of buying sex have, since February, been eligible for a program to teach them about the harms of sex trafficking....
August 3, 2017 - 4:16pm
April 20, 2017
Husband of Canadian woman charged with human smuggling across border detained in Grand Forks jail
GRAND FORKS—The husband of a Canadian woman being charged with human smuggling is being held in the Grand Forks County Correctional Center,...
April 20, 2017 - 9:32pm
April 19, 2017
$825K approved for ND human trafficking victims
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators found a way to provide $825,000 for human trafficking victim services, allowing programs established...
April 19, 2017 - 5:56pm
March 28, 2017
Deeper cuts proposed for human trafficking victim services
BISMARCK — The chairwoman of the state's anti-human trafficking task force says victim service programs could be in jeopardy under a funding...
March 28, 2017 - 6:31pm
February 18, 2017
'John School' program ready to educate ND buyers of sex
BISMARCK — People convicted of buying sex in North Dakota can now be sentenced to "John School." The University of Mary has completed the...
February 18, 2017 - 9:48am
Services for ND human trafficking victims at risk of being cut
BISMARCK — When "Kristin" arrived at the YWCA Cass Clay in Fargo last year after being a victim of sex trafficking for years, her mental...
February 18, 2017 - 8:07am
February 8, 2017
Lawsuits accuse online ad site of promoting child sex trafficking
NEW YORK — Backpage.com, an online classified advertising site accused by lawmakers of serving as a marketplace for child sex trafficking,...
February 8, 2017 - 8:36am
February 1, 2017
Heitkamp launches new podcast ‘The Hotdish’
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. launched a new podcast called “The Hotdish” on Wednesday, interviewing anti-human trafficking...
February 1, 2017 - 6:23pm
January 31, 2017
Rise in calls to U.S. trafficking hotline reveals new types of abuse
An increase in the number of trafficking victims calling a U.S. helpline has uncovered new types of exploitation, including forced door-to-door...
January 31, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 30, 2017
Human trafficking workers make case to ND Legislature for funds
BISMARCK—Officials that work each day with victims of human trafficking told lawmakers on Monday that continued funding is needed despite...
January 30, 2017 - 7:17pm
January 10, 2017
Backpage.com shuts 'adult' section in face of government pressure
SAN FRANCISCO—The online classified advertising site Backpage.com abruptly shut its "adult" section on Monday, Jan. 9, yielding to a campaign...
January 10, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 23, 2016
Sex trafficking victims may push rescue away, U.S. experts say
BILLINGS, Mont.—Rick and Pat Freeland have cared for hundreds of troubled girls and women at their log cabin refuge deep in the Rocky Mountains, but there's one rule; they will only take two victims of sex trafficking at a time. Survivors of sex trafficking can be among the...
June 23, 2016 - 10:49am