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Report shows improved climate in North Dakota University System office
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
Police: Stolen vehicle that had gun inside was unlocked, running
A man is about to launch himself in his homemade rocket to prove the earth is flat
Dinosaurs, gods and marshmallows: A Thanksgiving science quiz
crime and courts
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
Skager an all-stater in new H-C offense
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
Bemidji State faces rare East Coast series at historic Princeton rink
Alice F. Alkire
Peter L. Backlund
Larry D. Corcoran
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Our view: Keep up the efforts to curb sex trafficking
Letter: Can Americans really continue with Obamacare?
Letter: Didn't feel special on Veterans Day
Letter: Events were held at UND, at courthouse
Five Generations of Dziengels
November 21, 2017
Trump administration to end provisional residency protection for 60,000 Haitians
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has given nearly 60,000 Haitians with provisional legal residency in this country 18 months to leave, announcing Monday that it will not renew the Temporary Protected Status that has allowed them to remain here for more than seven years. The decision...
November 21, 2017 - 8:22am
November 10, 2017
Central Minn. farm worker from Guatemala makes his case to stay in U.S.
ST. PAUL—Wearing tan pants and a dark-colored sweatshirt with shackles on his hands and feet, a teary-eyed Julio Estrada Escobar admitted...
November 10, 2017 - 8:41am
November 9, 2017
White House chief of staff tried to pressure acting DHS chief to expel Hondurans, officials say
WASHINGTON - On Monday, as the Department of Homeland Security prepared to extend the residency permits of tens of thousands of Honduran immigrants...
November 9, 2017 - 10:32am
November 4, 2017
US frees 10-year-old immigrant with cerebral palsy
WASHINGTON - Federal officials on Friday released a 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy who was detained in Texas last week after undergoing surgery because she was an undocumented immigrant traveling without her parents.
November 4, 2017 - 12:20pm
October 31, 2017
ACLU sues for release of girl with cerebral palsy who is being held in immigration detention
Lawyers for an undocumented 10-year-old girl who was detained in Texas after undergoing surgery demanded her immediate release on Tuesday in a lawsuit filed against the Trump administration in federal court. Rosa Maria Hernandez, who has cerebral palsy, has been held at a federally...
October 31, 2017 - 4:39pm
October 24, 2017
Central Minnesota farm worker remains in custody while immigration case is pending
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Julio Estrada Escobar, a farm worker in Evansville who fled — illegally — from Guatemala to the United...
October 24, 2017 - 7:43pm
October 20, 2017
This is how a man facing deportation started a family in central Minnesota
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Julio Estrada Escobar was born and raised in Guatemala. But in 2001, at the age of 18, he fled to the United States...
October 20, 2017 - 6:06am
October 18, 2017
Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims
A federal judge in Maryland early Wednesday issued a second halt on the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban, asserting that the president's own comments on the campaign trail and on Twitter convinced him that the directive was akin to an unconstitutional Muslim ban....
October 18, 2017 - 8:25am
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Nancy Estrada was on the phone talking to her husband, Julio Estrada Escobar, when he told her, "I just got pulled...
October 18, 2017 - 6:53am
October 13, 2017
Viewpoint: OK the wall, on one condition
Democrats are dismissing President Trump's list of conditions for any deal on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, with...
October 13, 2017 - 6:13am
October 9, 2017
Trump administration releases hard-line immigration principles, threatening deal on 'dreamers'
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration released a list of hard-line immigration principles late Sunday that threaten to derail a deal in Congress to allow hundreds of thousands of younger undocumented immigrants to remain in the country legally. The administration's wish list includes...
October 9, 2017 - 6:22am
October 4, 2017
Diversity: Small steps instead of a giant leap
Herald editorial board Grand Forks still doesn't have a diversity commission. The backers behind the idea have left town, momentum has subsided and, without that leadership, we don't suspect anything will be happening in the near future. Sunday, a front-page report in the Herald noted...
October 4, 2017 - 6:20am
September 29, 2017
Letter: Americans must be more caring, helpful
To the editor, I have been quite disturbed by the news over the years but as of late I am more disturbed than ever. The colossal weather the world is enduring and its disastrous consequences is one we can all relate to with its toll on people. I am glad to see aid is being delivered...
September 29, 2017 - 10:59am
September 25, 2017
Longtime Minnesota resident, facing deportation, asks community for help
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Jacobo Gabriel Tomas fled violence in Guatemala at the age of 16, arriving in the U.S. in 1992. He's 41 years old...
September 25, 2017 - 3:40pm
Their view: Transparency needed in visa process
Bloomberg President Donald Trump's one big idea about immigration—that there's too much of it—is so wrong that it tends to obscure some of the smaller things the administration is trying to get right. Even minor changes could help restore public confidence in an immigration...
September 25, 2017 - 8:46am