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Study predicts high demand for low-income housing in N.D.
No more strippers, Williston club remaking its image
Dalrymple hints at $100M draw from Bank of ND to balance budget
In targeted heist, bandit stole 1961 championship belt at Roger Maris Museum in Fargo shopping center
Sanders tells supporters to back Clinton
crime and courts
nation and world
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
July 9, 2016
Omdahl: Looking at immigration from a victim’s perspective
Woodie Guthrie wrote an inspiring song to assure us that this land was our land. The melody was great but his premise was wrong. With immigration becoming a major national issue, last week’s column speculated on a conversation that might occur at a meeting of North Dakota’s tribal...
July 9, 2016 - 11:02pm
Barone: Neither candidate gets immigration issue right
WASHINGTON -- No contemporary political issue has been more controversial, or has been subject to more dubious analyses, than immigration. Take Donald Trump’s endlessly repeated promise to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. As I’ve pointed out, that is attacking a problem...
June 9, 2016 - 11:17pm
January 19, 2016
High proportion of immigrant citizens in ND have advanced degrees
FARGO -- Fariz Huseynov, who came to the United States to continue his study of finance in graduate school, landed his first faculty appointment...
January 19, 2016 - 6:00am
January 3, 2016
The long view: Descendants of N.D.'s early Muslim settlers put immigration, refugee debates into perspective
FARGO -- When Donald Trump is on TV, Richard Omar changes the channel. “I had respect for him years ago, but I don’t anymore,” Omar said....
January 3, 2016 - 6:00am
December 1, 2015
Zaleski: History of immigration ain't pretty
FARGO -- It’s a myth that America has always welcomed immigrants with open arms and big hearts. As the lunatics were taking over the debate...
December 1, 2015 - 9:33am
September 24, 2015
Pope tells Congress U.S. should reject hostility to immigrants, protect human life
WASHINGTON -- Pope Francis told Congress on Thursday that the United States should reject a "mindset of hostility" to immigrants, directly addressing...
News/Nation and World
September 24, 2015 - 12:57pm
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
December 29, 2014
Three men face immigration charges after fleeing scene of accident
WATFORD CITY -- Three men living in the country illegally have been arrested and are facing charges after fleeing a car accident last week and tossing a laundry detergent jug with methamphetamine inside. The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office reported Sunday that the North Dakota...
News/crime and courts
December 29, 2014 - 10:35am
December 10, 2014
N.D. attorney general joins lawsuit over Obama’s immigration action
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s attorney general has joined 23 other states in a lawsuit that challenges President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration last month. “The president’s unilateral action to suspend laws passed by Congress and bestow legal rights and government...
December 10, 2014 - 11:08am
December 4, 2014
Letter: Tell Republicans you expect answers on immigration
President Barack Obama said in 2011: “There are enough laws on the books by Congress that are very clear in terms of how we have to enforce our immigration system that for me to simply, through executive order, ignore those congressional mandates would not conform with my appropriate...
December 4, 2014 - 11:15pm
November 19, 2014
Obama to act without Congress on U.S. immigration reform
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will outline a plan on Thursday to relax U.S. immigration policy for as many as 5 million people, bypassing...
November 19, 2014 - 10:21pm
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 26, 2014
Omdahl: The immigrant said, ‘Sorry kid, but the boat is full’
In 1883, Emma Lazarus wrote “The New Colossus,” a sonnet that now graces the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty. “Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand. A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles. Give me...
July 26, 2014 - 9:37pm
February 6, 2014
Republicans see the light on immigration
In 2012, the Republican Party stood for the ancient biblical proposition that the sins of the father should be visited upon the son. Mitt Romney captured its presidential nomination while vowing to veto the Dream Act, which would allow immigrants brought here illegally as children...
February 6, 2014 - 1:01am
August 3, 2013
Special bill paved way for Indian immigrant's adoption
FARGO - When Lynn Crews and his three siblings arrived at the Seattle airport in 1979, they were greeted by reporters from the Seattle Times,...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am