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ND House passes bill allowing concealed weapons without permit, other gun measures
ND Senate committee tweaks wind power moratorium bill
BANDA: Reshaping soul food's identity
Whiting Petroleum nearly doubles its capital spending budget
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Mike Jacobs: Halftime at the Legislature, real game pending
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 19, 2017
‘It makes you feel you belong’: Schools provide Muslim students space, time for daily prayers
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. — Somali immigrants who come to live here quickly learn to deal with the huge differences between Africa and America....
February 19, 2017 - 12:33pm
February 8, 2017
Now a U.S. citizen, ND immigrant says travel ban sends the wrong message
ASHLEY, N.D. — Renee Gopal was born in Malaysia, a Muslim-majority country not listed in President Donald Trump's executive order two...
February 8, 2017 - 6:46pm
January 27, 2017
Muslim woman assaulted at JFK airport; man charged with hate crimes
NEW YORK -- A Massachusetts man who yelled that President Donald Trump "will get rid of all of you" faces nine hate crime charges for assaulting...
January 27, 2017 - 11:59am
August 18, 2016
Witness in N.Y. cleric killing ID'd someone other than suspect
NEW YORK—A potential witness in the New York City shooting deaths of a Muslim cleric and his assistant picked out someone during a police...
News/Nation and World
August 18, 2016 - 11:44pm
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
January 2, 2016
Muslim immigrants feel welcome in Dickinson
When Shahbaz Munawar is starting his day, his parents are finishing theirs. Munawar’s family lives more than 7,000 miles away in Karachi, Pakistan,...
January 2, 2016 - 10:30pm
December 17, 2015
F-M Muslims living in fear, seek dialogue
FARGO - Hamida Dakane wore a hijab when she spoke with the city's Human Relations Commission on Thursday. It's a headscarf worn by many Muslim women out of modesty but, after recent cases of Islamophobia, it makes them feel vulnerable, she said. When community activists held a march...
December 17, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 12, 2015
After arson attack on Somali restaurant, local Muslims brace against backlash as political climate grows tense
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An arson attack last week on a Somali business in Grand Forks raised questions among Somalis, most of whom are Muslim, about whether they are safe here, a question Muslims across the country may be asking themselves. It is still not clear what the motive behind...
December 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
February 23, 2015
House leader: No apology over Muslim prayer; invitation remains open
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s House majority leader said Monday no apology is planned for the decision to stop a Muslim from delivering the chamber’s opening prayer on Ash Wednesday because some members wanted a Christian pastor to give the invocation. The Minnesota chapter...
February 23, 2015 - 7:18pm
June 28, 2014
Praying together: Ramadan brings Dickinson’s small Muslim community closer
This weekend Muslims around the world, and in North Dakota, will observe the beginning of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting and reflection. Every...
June 28, 2014 - 9:56pm
February 15, 2014
A new home, a fresh start: Bhutanese refugees see ND as a place to build a future
FARGO — A year ago, Harka Rai left behind the confines of a refugee camp and came to Fargo, where she, along with her parents and 13-year-old...
February 15, 2014 - 7:22pm
March 9, 2010
Anti-Islamization proponents should take cues from Europe
When the Netherlands' Party for Freedom leader Geert Wilders recently addressed voters in Almere, a Dutch city of 200,000 where his party handily won elections this week, he told them what to expect as his once-tiny, anti-Islamization party started flexing its new political muscle....
March 9, 2010 - 12:00am
January 5, 2010
Let's profile and save lives
If there had been some common-sense profiling at the Amsterdam airport when Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab got in line for a flight to Detroit, officials would have found the detonator stuffed in his underwear and that would have been the end of the story -- no last minute heroism required...
January 5, 2010 - 12:00am