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Heitkamp, national experts talk human trafficking at UND
Minneapolis cop charged with vowing to shoot sister-in-law
Student in sexual harassment trial gets $1; lawyers awarded $305K in fees
Scout builds bat houses to ease sting of park visits
Kevin Cramer quiet on Senate intentions, lags Heitkamp in fundraising
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
UND alumnus to make 360-degree interactive photo of Fighting Hawks-Gophers hockey game
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
No. 1-ranked Packers cruise to victory to cap perfect regular season
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Outgoing UND athletic director to be paid through January 2019
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
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
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
Lutheran Social Services
October 15, 2017
'I would be killed by today': Some local immigrants risked lives to aid U.S. forces in Iraq
MOORHEAD — They worked for the U.S. government or the U.S. military in Iraq. One of the four men who shared his story was nearly killed...
October 15, 2017 - 8:05am
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
September 26, 2017
Piepkorn casts lone vote to reject federal grant for refugee services
FARGO — In a return to his practice of criticizing refugee resettlement, City Commissioner Dave Piepkorn singled out an $11,000 grant to...
September 26, 2017 - 7:37pm
August 4, 2017
North Dakota program aims to revamp supports for former inmates
FARGO—Fargo area social services and health care providers were briefed Friday, Aug. 4, on an initiative that aims to transform the state's...
August 4, 2017 - 8:51pm
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