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March 28, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Reggie Tarr sits for a portrait in his office in downtown Grand Forks, ND on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Federal funds give refugees a start, but communities offer local safety net
March 28, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 27, 2017
Jessica Thomasson, director of Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, speaks to the Fargo City Commission Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, explaining some of the expenses and procedures of refugee resettlement in the Fargo area. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Port: We desperately need more information on refugee resettlement in North Dakota
March 27, 2017 - 10:26am
March 20, 2017
The former border crossing used by refugees as they walk from the United States to enter Canada at Emerson, Manitoba, Canada February 25, 2017. Picture taken Febraury 25. REUTERS/Lyle Stafford
Canada refugee claims spike in first two months of 2017
March 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
March 4, 2017
The Canadian side of the Canada-U.S border crossing, where refugees make their way into the province, is seen in Emerson, Manitoba, Canada, February 1, 2017. REUTERS/Lyle Stafford
40 people caught illegally crossing ND border into Canada in last week
March 4, 2017 - 6:06pm
February 15, 2017
The Portal, N.D., Port of Entry is shown here. Northern border stations are dealing with humanitarian issues created as legal migrants in the United States seek to flee to Canada in adverse weather conditions.
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Border Patrol responds to increasing numbers of dangerous, cold-weather border crossing attempts
February 15, 2017 - 4:45pm
February 11, 2017
Displaced children who fled from Islamic State militants play with snow at a camp in Duhok, Iraq, Feb. 1, 2017. Ari Jalal / Reuters
Militants prey on lone child migrants to drive recruitment, report says
February 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
Canadian authorities intercept 21 crossing border into Manitoba from ND and Minnesota
February 11, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 8, 2017
Some view Trump's travel ban as security measure
February 8, 2017 - 7:03pm
February 6, 2017
Lyann Mohammed, 19, a refugee from Somalia, is interviewed at the Welcome Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Feb. 1 2017. REUTERS/Lyle Stafford
Worried about Trump, asylum seekers walk cold road to ND-Canadian border
February 6, 2017 - 2:31pm
February 3, 2017
Zahra Mohamed, 33, of Bismarck, N.D., spoke against North Dakota HB 1427, a bill dealing with the determination of refugee absorptive capacity, during a hearing Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, at the state Capitol. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND refugee bill draws hours of testimony prior to House committee amendment turning it into a study
February 3, 2017 - 6:25pm
February 2, 2017
Anisa Mujanovic, from Bosnia, and Aveen Abdulkarin, from Kurdistan, listen to speakers at a rally protesting legislation that would allow cities and the state to stop refugee resettlement Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at the Fargo Civic Center. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Hundreds turn out to rally against N.D. refugee bill
February 2, 2017 - 9:56pm
Manitoba sees rise in asylum-seekers crossing from U.S.
February 2, 2017 - 8:12pm
January 30, 2017
Sheila Liming, associate professor of English at UND, reads a poem by Mai Der Vang at Monday's vigil.   Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service
UND groups hold vigil to show support for international community after Trump travel restrictions
January 30, 2017 - 10:13pm
A protest sign hangs from a vendor both as people gather to protest against the travel ban imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order, at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas, Texas, U.S. January 28, 2017. REUTERS/Laura Buckman
Global backlash grows against Trump's immigration order
January 30, 2017 - 7:50am
January 29, 2017
About 1,000 people showed up at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Sunday, January 29, 2017, the second day of protests at airports around the country after President Trump’s highly controversial refugee ban went into effect. (Pioneer Press: Kristi Belcamino)
1,000 protest Trump refugee order at Twin Cities airport
January 29, 2017 - 8:21pm