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Grand Forks City Council votes to extend water agreement with nitrogen plant
What Duluth can learn from Indiana town regarding presidential visit
Trump to host mining, trade policy roundtable in Duluth
A man was crushed to death beneath his mother's coffin
Stanley Cup champion, former UND hockey star Shane Gersich gets bailed out by campus police
crime and courts
Whether rocked or stocked, 'sneakerhead' culture is alive
Scheduling delayed Josh Duhamel’s honorary UND degree
A native of Hallock, Minn., Duck Dynasty star 'Mountain Man' pays a visit to Red River Valley
How to get a clutter-free kitchen in 22 easy steps
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
Showy lady's slippers -- Minnesota's state flower -- are coming into bloom across northern Minnesota
Year's first human West Nile case found in North Dakota
Marilyn Hagerty: Fit for a queen
Eatbeat: All that's missing is more olives
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
For Twins' Rosario 2018 shaping up to be his year
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: England avoids draw as Kane delivers stunner in stoppage time
Barry Trotz steps down as head coach of Washington Capitals despite Stanley Cup win
Athletes disqualified from ND state track meet want to make sure other competitors don't suffer same fate
PGA, 3M announce seven-year deal for Twin Cities tour event
Mildred E. Busse
Jennifer Inslee Higgins
Ardis I. Mandt
Nelson L. Stave
John Jerome Hegg
Spring breeding duck numbers decline in North Dakota, Game and Fish Department survey shows
Conservation Reserve Program enrollment now open in North Dakota
Nancy Black walleye
Paul Sum walleye
Rich Lehn catfish
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Q&A: Should North Dakota tap the Legacy Fund?
Our view: Another try on Postal Reform Act
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
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Keith and Joanne Saville
Dave and Barb Riskey
May 1, 2018
Texas, six other states sue Trump administration to force an end to DACA
Texas and six other states are suing the Trump administration over its failure to terminate an Obama-era program that provides work permits to...
May 1, 2018 - 5:18pm
April 24, 2018
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
WASHINGTON - A District of Columbia federal judge has delivered the toughest blow yet to Trump administration efforts to end deportation protections...
April 24, 2018 - 9:29pm
March 14, 2018
President Trump is open to short-term DACA deal, White House tells GOP leaders
White House officials have told key Republican leaders on Capitol Hill that President Donald Trump is open to cutting a deal in an upcoming spending...
March 14, 2018 - 12:29pm
March 8, 2018
Augsburg professor faces deportation: Mzenga Wanyama applied for asylum in 2005
ST. PAUL—An Augsburg University professor is meeting with immigration officials Friday, March 9, about his possible deportation. Kenya native Mzenga Wanyama, an associate professor of English, came to the United States in 1992 as a J-1 nonimmigrant exchange visitor, court records...
March 8, 2018 - 6:12pm
February 26, 2018
Supreme Court declines to enter controversy over DACA program, rejects Trump administration's request to review lower court rulings
The Supreme Court on Monday declined to enter the national controversy over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), turning...
February 26, 2018 - 1:19pm
February 7, 2018
Nancy Pelosi's filibuster-style speech tops six hours in bid to force immigration votes
WASHINGTON - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi took the rare step Wednesday of launching a marathon speech supporting attempts by Democrats...
February 7, 2018 - 4:23pm
February 1, 2018
Letter: Saving DACA should be a priority in U.S.
To the editor, The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Act, which allows children who entered the U.S. to request permission to remain here for school, university attendance, or work, was terminated in September by the Trump administration. Though not receiving a great deal...
February 1, 2018 - 7:38am
January 17, 2018
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly expresses optimism about DACA deal without suggesting timeline
WASHINGTON - As House Republican leaders worked to avoid a government shutdown by rounding up votes for a short-term spending bill, White House...
January 17, 2018 - 2:45pm
January 16, 2018
Trump administration to ask Supreme Court to intervene on DACA
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department on Tuesday said it would take the "rare step" of asking the Supreme Court to clear the way for the Trump...
January 16, 2018 - 2:43pm
Too old for DACA, a Michigan father is deported after three decades in the US
With two immigration agents hovering nearby, Jorge Garcia pulled his family close for one final hug by security gates at Detroit Metropolitan Airport. His wife and 15-year-old daughter sobbed in his arms. His 12-year-old son stood stoically. Garcia was silent. Soon after, the 39-year-old...
January 16, 2018 - 1:56pm
Letter: Dreams destroyed or dreams coming true?
To the editor, She dreams of becoming a nurse to care for others. She graduated with perfect grades from one of our high schools, and has started college at the University of Jamestown to obtain her degree.
January 16, 2018 - 6:32am
January 10, 2018
Federal judge says DACA can't end while lawsuit is pending
A federal judge in California issued a nationwide preliminary injunction Tuesday blocking the Trump administration's decision to phase out a program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation. The injunction by U.S. District Judge William Alsup says those protections...
January 10, 2018 - 7:21am
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
September 18, 2017
DACA rally set for Tuesday at city hall
A rally to support people who are registered in the DACA program is set for 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Grand Forks City Hall. Mustafe Farah has organized the event "to support keeping DACA working and in place," he said in an email to the Herald. DACA, which stands for Deferred Action...
September 18, 2017 - 10:06am
September 12, 2017
Supreme Court agrees with Trump administration, says some refugees can be barred for now
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court agreed with the Trump administration Tuesday and put on hold a lower-court decision that would have allowed more...
September 12, 2017 - 8:49pm