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Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
DSU hosts Teddy Talks
Pipeline system that leaked at risk of future failures, regulators say
Regulations rollback a relief for energy industry, worry for environmentalists
Tribe seeks greater share of oil tax revenue in final weeks of session
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Few changes for Midgets as they prepare to defend state baseball title
Dickinson's ballpark gets a once-over before hosting Legion Regional tournament this summer
Former Blue Hawk Brown optimistic about pro day performance
UND commit flies into Grand Forks from Boston, finds out hockey program is getting cut
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Paul E. Paulson
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
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