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Teachers say Florida shooter's problems started in middle school, and the system tried to help him
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
Campus contraction: UND facilities planning includes future demolitions
N.D. Safety conference to showcase opioid addiction resources and violence prevention
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
crime and courts
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
Eatbeat: Shrimp 'a winter treat' at Red Lobster
One-day cruise available on USNS City of Bismarck
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Marvin, Lamoureux score to send U.S to gold-medal game at Olympics
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Bubba joins Palmer, Hogan as 3-time Los Angeles winner
Dillon wins crash-marred Daytona 500
Raymond D. Siver
Abe A. Fehr
SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant population
Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoors legislative preview: Mille Lacs stands to be a focus this session, lawmaker says
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota Game and Fish plans elk survey in 2019, Upper Red walleye harvest near record etc.
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Cramer's blind devotion to Trump has clouded his perspective
COMMENTARY: You haven't beaten Heidi Heitkamp yet, Republicans
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
What is love? The answer depends on who you ask
Gladyce V. Olson
Joe Biden to speak at North Dakota Democratic Convention in Grand Forks
Severe Weather Announcements (11)
December 13, 2017
Dayton: Closing Lancaster, Roseau ports early puts federal convenience ahead of people's needs
LANCASTER, Minn.—A decision to reduce hours at the Lancaster and Roseau ports of entry puts federal convenience ahead of the needs of the...
December 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 21, 2017
Northwest Angle celebrates new border-crossing system
NORTHWEST ANGLE, Minn.—The solar eclipse was the big attraction Monday across most of the country, but here at the northernmost point of...
August 21, 2017 - 3:05pm
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