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June 9, 2018
FILE -- A portion of the border fence along the edge of Laredo Community College's campus in Laredo, Texas, Jan. 27, 2017. A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a woman who had crossed the border illegally near Laredo on May 23, 2018, after the officer came under attack, federal authorities said. The officer said he fired his gun because he had been assaulted, but a neighbor said there were no signs of an attack. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
A family was separated at the border, and this distraught father took his own life
June 9, 2018 - 9:32am
May 21, 2018
Border Patrol agent detained two US citizens at a Montana gas station after hearing them speak Spanish
May 21, 2018 - 7:56am
March 27, 2018
Seven detained, snowmobiles seized after illegal crossing from Canada into Minn.
March 27, 2018 - 4:20pm
January 23, 2018
Video shows Border Patrol officers asking Greyhound passengers for IDs, taking woman into custody
January 23, 2018 - 9:50am
November 17, 2017
Concepcion Carcamo-Portillo
Suspected MS-13 gang member arrested in northwest North Dakota
November 17, 2017 - 4:13pm
November 9, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Border crossing changes will hurt Minnesotans, Gov. Mark Dayton says
November 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
October 30, 2017
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Northern Minnesota border crossings set to change hours of operation
October 30, 2017 - 10:41am
September 18, 2017
Border Patrol agents along the wall between El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, March 12, 2017. (Ivan Pierre Aguirre/The New York Times)
Border security is tougher than ever, Department of Homeland Security report finds
September 18, 2017 - 9:34am
September 13, 2017
Grand Forks Herald file photo from Feb. 21, 2015 of Max Raterman, Director of Air Operations, Office of Air and Marine, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, inspecting one of two MQ9 Predator B that the agency uses to patrol the borders and assist local law enforcement. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Customs and Border Protection receives federal funding to keep UAS facility in Grand Forks
September 13, 2017 - 10:24am
March 20, 2017
Poll: Almost half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported
March 20, 2017 - 9:29am
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
Obama signs bill to review northern border threats
December 15, 2016 - 9:02am
November 30, 2016
Bill to help ID threats, challenges at northern border heads to Obama's desk
November 30, 2016 - 4:19pm
September 11, 2016
Robert Tuttle, a U.S. Border Patrol agent in charge of the Warroad (Minn.) Station, looks over the "Flag of Honor," an illustration that names all of the victims killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, while at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Grand Forks Office. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)
"We can't afford for it to happen again:" Border Patrol transformed after 9/11
September 11, 2016 - 9:30am
August 29, 2016
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Border Patrol Station at Pembina, ND. (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)
Border Patrol agents fire shots at entry port
August 29, 2016 - 6:46pm