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Burgum signs 'Andrew's Law' for protecting confidential informants
Trump's 100 days in office: A blizzard of controversy, conflict, and political friction
Driver killed in southwestern ND crash identified
'Fox & Friends' anchor named State Department spokesperson
Driver killed in southwestern ND crash identified
crime and courts
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
The List: Time-Out Wacipi, Art and Wine Walk set this weekend
5 things you need to know about Season 3 of "Fargo"
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
Marilyn Hagerty: Raise your hand for 'Grand Forks Day'
High schoolers learn the basics of aviation at premier UND camp
Out & About: 'Keep the Faith' tells flood story with humor
Marilyn Hagerty: Kids keep memory of flood alive
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
Former Vikings RB Adrian Peterson 'closing in' on contract with Saints
Former No. 1 overall pick Long, who played briefly for Vikings, retires
Williston baseball team forfeits first 8 games
WATCH: Former UND hockey players move on to NHL
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Ella Marie Flaten
Robert D. Wegge
Verlin D. Vesey
Erik David Shulind
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
Awards mount for Crookston taxidermist
Mike Jacobs: Mourning dove known for its call
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Union leader: North Dakota House punishes workers for State Mill's success
Letter: Private sector recognizes profit sharing's value
Lloyd Omdahl: Political preacher may be coming to your church
March 20, 2017
Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossing
GRAND PORTGAGE, Minn. -- A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer apparently shot and killed himself in the parking area of the U.S. port...
March 20, 2017 - 3:28pm
March 2, 2017
Peterson seeks better Northwest Angle border crossing system
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and three other members of Minnesota's congressional delegation are asking U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials...
March 2, 2017 - 1:28pm
November 25, 2015
As Canada moves to accept refugees, fears about security hassles surface in northern Minn.
As Canada plans to resettle thousands of Syrian refugees, those who regularly cross Minnesota's northern border are hoping alarm over border...
November 25, 2015 - 7:00pm
June 6, 2015
Canadian and American border agencies prepare for World Cup travel influx
Canadian border officials anticipate a large flow of soccer fans entering the country from North Dakota for several of the FIFA Women's World Cup games in Winnipeg on Monday through June 16.
June 6, 2015 - 12:00pm
March 25, 2015
Enhanced licenses bill voted down
A bill allowing for enhanced driver's licenses in North Dakota was voted down by the state House Wednesday afternoon. Senate Bill 2148 would...
March 25, 2015 - 5:30pm
February 8, 2015
Critics: Enhanced driver's licenses may put privacy at risk
Christine Link Executive director, ACLU of Ohio Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 2014 Column excerpt: These enhanced IDs contain RFID technology, which are computer chips that hold enough information about card users to make traveling between Canada and Mexico more efficient....
February 8, 2015 - 5:15am
Marie Strinden: EDL option greatly increases convenience of crossing the border
GRAND FORKS — My husband and I have friends — the Kosiors — who are always in transit. Kyle's family lives in Saskatchewan, Amanda's parents...
February 8, 2015 - 5:10am
OUR OPINION: Privacy theories vs. facts on EDLs
Two words often stop policy innovation in its tracks: Unintended consequences. From anti-poverty initiatives that seem to make poverty worse,...
February 8, 2015 - 5:00am
January 21, 2015
OUR OPINION: Enhanced Driver's License enhances recreation options
Grand Forks already benefits from Canadian shoppers, who continue to pour across the border in great numbers. In contrast, comparatively few...
January 21, 2015 - 5:00am
February 20, 2010
New border crossing to open in Warroad
A new, more efficient border crossing in Warroad, Minn., is set to open to traffic at 9 p.m. Tuesday, according to a news release from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The new crossing is located a half-mile south of the current port-of-entry on state Highway 313.
February 20, 2010 - 11:08pm
August 13, 2009
Border guards seize 'magic mushrooms'
Officers at the Pembina, N.D., border post recently found about 2.1 pounds of so-called "magic mushrooms" in a shipment bound for Texas, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Local agency spokesman Chris Misson said it was just a package sent by one person to another and...
August 13, 2009 - 6:47pm
July 31, 2009
People in Grand Forks say 'sorry' to Canadian couple for border problem
WINNIPEG -- A Winnipeg couple mistakenly grabbed by gun-toting U.S.
July 31, 2009 - 2:10pm
June 1, 2009
Travelers face new guidelines
PEMBINA, N.D. -- Americans heading home and Canadians flocking south rolled steadily into the U.S. at this border crossing Monday -- the first...
June 1, 2009 - 9:30pm
March 5, 2009
North Dakota to use federal passport alternative for border crossings
North Dakotans traveling to Canada and Mexico after June 1 will have a less expensive option than a passport to ease Canadian border crossings. The state had been looking to issue its own enhanced driver's license, but instead opted for the U.S. State Department-issued passport cards,...
March 5, 2009 - 4:23pm