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Facing deficit, creative job shifting helps school district keep budget out of the red
Man found dead in Mississippi River
Legislature, Dayton take defunding veto to court
Chisholm man pleads guilty in trapping case
DNR officers will be on the lookout for BWIs during Fourth
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Worker shortage forces owner to close Fargo restaurant after three months
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Port: Lawmakers right to sue Burgum
Port: Heidi Heitkamp is the most disingenuous politician in North Dakota
Port: Kevin Cramer says Democrats caught in "academic bubble" where "socialism makes sense"
Nursery News (6-14-17)
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Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Family's long travels to Maris tourney in Fargo is a 'ritual'
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Lynx rally past winless Stars
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
Pauline C. Geck
Lutheran Social Services
March 30, 2017
North Dakota Senate passes refugee resettlement study bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Senate passed a bill seeking a legislative study on refugee resettlement in the state Thursday, March 30. The...
March 30, 2017 - 5:20pm
March 28, 2017
Federal funds give refugees a start, but communities offer local safety net
When she's not behind the counter at Al Amin Grocery in Grand Forks, Ilhaam Hassan is helping fellow members of the local Somali refugee community...
March 28, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 17, 2017
ND bill opens door to local and statewide bans on refugee resettlement
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers have proposed a bill that would create a way for communities to request temporary bans on new refugee resettlement...
January 17, 2017 - 8:13pm
December 8, 2016
Lutheran Social Services says it settled more refugees than expected in 2016
FARGO — More refugees were resettled here in the last fiscal year than Lutheran Social Services North Dakota had expected, the agency reported...
December 8, 2016 - 7:44pm
October 25, 2016
Fargo City Commissioner renewing his Lutheran Social Services attacks on refugee settlement
FARGO — City Commissioner Dave Piepkorn is doubling down on his attack on Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, a nonprofit group that...
October 25, 2016 - 10:57am
September 8, 2016
More refugees resettled in Fargo area than anywhere else in North Dakota
FARGO — By a wide margin, the Fargo area takes in more refugees than any other place in North Dakota. Fargo, West Fargo and Moorhead, Minn.,...
September 8, 2016 - 8:28pm
March 22, 2016
LSS of ND launches Volunteer Companions
Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota has launched the Volunteer Companion Program as an addition to its senior services offerings. Much like LSS Senior Companions, Volunteer Companions provides friendship, social recreation and help with light in-home tasks so seniors can remain...
March 22, 2016 - 1:11pm
May 27, 2015
Seniors helping seniors: LSS program needs more volunteers
Babe Sampson reads as many books as she can with her ears. She's a former teacher who is now legally blind. "I cannot see to read.
May 27, 2015 - 10:07am
November 7, 2012
Lutheran Social Services receives Gate City donation
Lutheran Social Services Luther Hall has received a $75,000 donation from Gate City Bank toward construction of an art and music center currently...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am