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Census: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Man in chase forces cars off road in high-speed pursuit with officers near Mayville
Jane Freeman, wife of state's first Democratic Gov. Orville Freeman and mother of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, dies at 96
Judge tells Twin Cities cop 'I am a Ramsey County judge,' gets DUI anyway
crime and courts
Nearly 200 penalty minutes dished out as Force pummel Omaha to move to top spot in Western Conference
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Bison women's heptathletes shine at UC Riverside Classic
'Dogs do it again: Swaney’s overtime game-winner sends UMD into region final
high school sports
Letter: Ignore the sanctimonious nonsense of others and enjoy your family
Letter: The answer to this country's problems is not more skilled training
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Steve Stark cartoon: Gov. Burgum's fitting
Trygve Olson cartoon: Black hole
matthew von pinnon
DuShon Monique Brown, actress who starred in 'Chicago Fire,' dead at 49
South Dakota in the spotlight at Fargo Film Festival
CNN chief calls Fox News 'propaganda machine,' and Hannity responds
Rodeo, reading, art and more this weekend (March 22, 2018)
Cobber alums team up for Hollywood film
Gate City Bank Promotes Teresa Jesten
Gate City Bank Hires Jessica Ebeling
Stephany receives North Dakota Licensure
Discovery Benefits Hires Five
"what is that"
Place a Business Announcement
Next Fargo community cafe event to feature ramen
Great Rides Bike Share season to begin Sunday
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
home and garden
Frances Zarling's 100th Birthday
Hubert and Marlene Anderson
Norma A. Halvorson
Mary Katherine Marty
Gertrude P. Neubauer
Beverly Charlene Larsen
Judell (Lien) Aarestad
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March 4, 2018
Troubled trek: Asylum-seekers’ journey took them through frozen fields to Winnipeg homeless shelter
WINNIPEG, Manitoba—The three men had walked similar routes to get to the homeless shelter in Winnipeg. But their road is a little different...
March 4, 2018 - 7:05am
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 23, 2017
McFeely: Refugee who helped settle region's refugees retiring from leadership role at LSS
FARGO—Tri Phan will retire from Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota on Sunday, Dec. 31, after 27 years. He and his colleagues figure...
December 23, 2017 - 9:01pm
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
Feds' evolving immigration policy dampens resettlement in ND, officials say
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 - 6:00am
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
October 4, 2017
'One big family': 88-year-old foster mom has taken in over 300 kids
FARGO — Marian Kadrie is a tiny lady with a heart as big as her home. After more than three decades of taking in foster children, the 88-year-old...
October 4, 2017 - 6:05am
October 2, 2017
Timeline: Piepkorn takes on F-M refugee resettlement
October 2, 2017 - 7:30am
October 1, 2017
Steve Stark cartoon: Scaring away refugees
October 1, 2017 - 10:48am
September 27, 2017
McFeely: Piepkorn's concern over your tax dollars seems a little inconsistent
The positive for Fargo city commissioner Dave Piepkorn is that at least he showed up at the meeting this time. That’s better than the time...
September 27, 2017 - 4:37pm