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Trump names budget director Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff
Former Trump chief of staff Priebus selected to join Navy with backing from Mattis
Misplaced heart offers window into nation's organ transplant system
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health care law unconstitutional
Upcoming bill to increase staffing at Minnesota prisons named for slain officer
crime and courts
Dinosaur exhibit coming to Alerus
Season of magic: North Dakota Ballet Co. to present holiday dance production in Grand Forks
Kat Perkins to perform holiday show in Grand Forks
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
A mosque opened in East Grand Forks but some still think it’s a bowling alley
Eggnog gets the nod for holidays
Eatbeat: Friendly features at Texas Roadhouse
Ann Bailey: Grieving is hard, especially during the holidays
Marilyn Hagerty: Only coal in the stockings of crank callers
Girls basketball: Firebirds capitalize on free throws to down Red River
Dvorak scores 27 as Red River streaks to win
Kolpack: Stick probably flying the plane to Frisco, too
No. 1-ranked Bison overpower SDSU, earn return trip to FCS championship game
Unbeaten Gators sharing the shots
Charles "Chuck" Jechart
Judy Kay Glynn
Eugene A. Skavlem
James Eugene Antonovich
Bald eagle is king of the gut pile in trail camera photo
Bald eagle is king of the gut pile in trail camera photo
'Voice of the Red River Basin' calls it a career
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
OUTDOOR REPORT: Some resorts allow vehicle traffic on the ice but caution is crucial
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Letter: A press pass is still a privilege
Letter: Holiday lighting brightens downtown
Letter: More transparency for North Dakota
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October 12, 2018
North Dakota sees lowest number of resettled refugees in years
FARGO — North Dakota, along with the rest of the U.S., saw a significant drop in the number of refugees resettled in the state in 2018,...
October 12, 2018 - 5:50pm
September 25, 2018
Minneapolis Holocaust survivor has German citizenship restored decades after Nazis took it from him
ST. PAUL — In front of a packed room at the Germanic-American Institute in St. Paul, Fred Amram reclaimed a part of his identity that he...
September 25, 2018 - 9:43pm
September 23, 2018
Grand Forks organizations see a drop caused by refugee caps
Grand Forks area organizations that work with new Americans have made changes the past few years to account for a significant drop in the number...
September 23, 2018 - 8:07am
July 13, 2018
GOP candidates want to pause refugee resettlement program
ST. PAUL — Governors generally have little say in federal policy, but Minnesota's two major Republican governor candidates want to change...
July 13, 2018 - 3:28pm
March 27, 2018
Liberians in Minnesota on edge after Trump decision
ST. PAUL—The Trump administration is ending a program that allows citizens of Liberia living in the U.S. — including many in Minnesota...
March 27, 2018 - 9:10pm
March 4, 2018
Asylum-seekers’ journey took them through frozen fields to Winnipeg homeless shelter
WINNIPEG—The three men had walked similar routes to get to the homeless shelter in Winnipeg. But their road is a little different than...
March 4, 2018 - 7:00am
January 16, 2018
Cab companies dropping refugees off at Canadian border in deadly weather
GRAND FORKS, ND—Refugee case workers say cab companies are sending refugees into the cold, and pocketing the cash. It's a ride that could...
January 16, 2018 - 9:04am
January 14, 2018
Refugees find a welcoming home in Minnesota: State, federal actions would limit numbers allowed to settle here
ST. PAUL — In 2014, Minnesota eagerly welcomed the refugee family from Malaysia. "I love it here. Every need of a human being is satisfied...
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am
5 facts you might not know about refugees
Their circumstances improve quickly. "Refugees have much lower levels of education and poorer language skills than natives and outcomes are initially poor with low employment, high welfare use and low earnings. ... After 6 years in the country, these refugees work at higher rates...
January 14, 2018 - 7:30am
December 8, 2017
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
BRAINERD, Minn.—Somalis in Minnesota often find themselves misunderstood, but one young refugee hopes to help change that.
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
November 26, 2017
Officials seeing evolving federal refugee policy’s impact in ND
Amid a year of jostling federal policy around refugees, those who work closely in bringing vetted people to North Dakota are expecting a continued...
November 26, 2017 - 7:00am
November 7, 2017
St. Cloud council dumps refugee moratorium to reaffirm 'welcoming' community
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — After criticizing the St. Cloud City Council for springing on him a resolution at its last meeting, council member...
November 7, 2017 - 12:16pm
October 25, 2017
Federal government covers most resettlement costs for refugees in ND
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Laetitia Mizero Hellerud fled her home country of Burundi as a child due to political unrest. She lived in France, Rwanda...
October 25, 2017 - 7:27pm
October 24, 2017
Refugee resettlement, unity efforts prompt debate in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Jeff Goerger has a message for St. Cloud — the temporary ban on refugees being proposed by City Council member Jeff Johnson...
October 24, 2017 - 9:44am
October 19, 2017
7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
ST. PAUL — In the past 15 years, more than 40,000 refugees have come to Minnesota. On Thursday, Oct. 19, the Department of Human Services announced it will recognize seven for their contributions to the state. Among those being honored are two east metro residents: Paw Wah Toe...
October 19, 2017 - 11:44pm