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Canada to phase out crude-by-railcars early as shipments drop
Road closed at S. 20th St. and 47th Ave. S.
Deputy hurt responding to crash in Minnesota
Workers continue cleanup of 300 gallons of diesel spilled near Manvel
Wisconsin police officer admits to using police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
crime and courts
LEGION BASEBALL: Same lineup, different obstacles for Thompson
Redshirt year is Philly plan for QB Carson Wentz
LEGION BASEBALL: Small numbers, big success for Devils Lake
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Bolt targets third sprint sweep to close Olympic chapter
Off the Record: 'Ghostbusters' did not ruin your childhood; it's enjoyable and revitalizes the franchise
North Dakota woman uses food to tell a story on her YouTube cooking channel
Gardening terms for beginners: From head space to wet feet and everything in between
Bill Fortune: What is emotional abuse, and how does it happen to children?
Altru's Weight Management Program helps people, businesses lose weight
life & style
Perry R. Horner
Bruce N. Grengs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish: swimming tongues with sensitive noses
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cuckoos more likely to be heard than seen
Openings remain for Cats Incredible tourney
OUR OPINION: Ban North Dakota cities from poaching each other's firms
MARILYN HAGERTY: Grand Forks' Tom Brosseau returns with new songs
GEORGE WILL: Will pliable Pence amend his convictions?
LLOYD OMDAHL: Reservation 'Marshall Plan' requires tribal reforms
OUR OPINION: Nuisance complaints need Grand Forks' attention
50th Wedding Anniversary
Search suspended for missing Red River swimmer
June 3, 2016
Three Minnesota men convicted of conspiring to join Islamic State
MINNEAPOLIS -- Three Minnesota men were convicted on Friday of conspiring to commit murder in Syria on behalf of the Islamic State militant...
News/crime and courts
June 3, 2016 - 5:14pm
April 28, 2016
Obama expects U.S. to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees this year
President Barack Obama said on Thursday he expected the United States would meet a goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees before the end of...
April 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 12, 2016
U.N. war crimes investigators gathering testimony from starving Syrian town
Residents of a besieged Syrian town have told U.N. investigators how the weakest in their midst, deprived of food and medicines in violation...
January 12, 2016 - 4:45pm
December 29, 2015
Syrian army, backed by air strikes, advances toward southern town
Syrian troops backed by heavy aerial bombardment pushed toward a strategic town in the southern province of Deraa on Tuesday after capturing...
December 29, 2015 - 4:45pm
December 12, 2015
Islamic State can make fake Syrian passport, U.S. says
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. government agency report has warned that Islamic State has the ability to create fake Syrian passports, a federal...
December 12, 2015 - 10:00pm
December 9, 2015
Another Paris attacker named, had been in Syria
The third man who attacked the Bataclan concert hall in Paris on Nov. 13 has been identified as a 23-year-old French national who went to Syriatwo...
News/crime and courts
December 9, 2015 - 7:45pm
December 4, 2015
Texas drops request for restraining order to halt Syrian refugees
Texas on Friday withdrew its request for a temporary restraining order to prevent the imminent resettlement of 21 Syrian refugees into the state,...
December 4, 2015 - 6:30pm
U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State oil production in Syria
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition carried out 26 air strikes against Islamic Statemilitants on Thursday, targeting oil production in Syria and supporting the Iraqi effort to retake the city of Ramadi, the military said in a statement on Friday. Coalition aircraft carried...
December 4, 2015 - 6:15pm
Syrians linked to Islamic State in Thailand 'to attack Russian interests'
Ten Syrians linked to Islamic State entered Thailand in October to attack Russian interests, Thai police said in a leaked document citing information...
December 4, 2015 - 5:30pm
December 1, 2015
Syrian refugee issue to be 'dealt with' in U.S. funding bill: McConnell
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday the Syrian refugee issue will likely be addressed in a must-pass...
December 1, 2015 - 8:15pm
November 24, 2015
Turkey downs Russian warplane near Syria border, Putin warns of 'serious consequences'
Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian borderon Tuesday, saying the jet had violated its air space, in one of the most serious publicly...
November 24, 2015 - 4:28pm
November 22, 2015
Republican candidates press Syrian refugee opposition
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Republican presidential candidates insisted Syrian refugees pose a potential danger to America and should not...
November 22, 2015 - 5:15pm
Honoring victims of terrorism: Candlelight vigil held in Grand Forks' Town Square
A crowd gathered Saturday night in Grand Forks’ Town Square to honor those affected by recent acts of terrorism. The event, coordinated...
November 22, 2015 - 8:20am
November 21, 2015
U.S., allies launch 42 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria - military
The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State with 20 air strikes in Iraq and 22 in Syria on Friday, the U.S. military said.
November 21, 2015 - 5:45pm
November 20, 2015
Minnesota students create documentary soundtracks for Syrian youth
ST. PAUL -- Mariah Timm watched the video of the Syrian boy in the refugee camp 50 times, probably more, as she sat this fall at...
November 20, 2015 - 8:30pm