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October 24, 2017
Central Minnesota farm worker remains in custody while immigration case is pending
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Julio Estrada Escobar, a farm worker in Evansville who fled — illegally — from Guatemala to the United...
October 24, 2017 - 7:43pm
August 1, 2017
A soccer star from Maryland won a college scholarship. But ICE plans to deport him.
Foster McCune will play Division I soccer at Georgetown University this fall. Matt and Ben Di Rosa, twins from Washington's Chevy Chase neighborhood,...
August 1, 2017 - 10:49am
June 24, 2017
Immigration attorneys describe surge in deportations under Trump
GRAND FORKS — For Grand Forks' single immigration law firm, business is growing and changing under President Donald Trump. New executive orders made by the president led to a 38 percent increase in the number of people detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement in the...
June 24, 2017 - 4:14pm
May 26, 2017
Immigration detainees in Grand Forks have already surpassed 2016 totals
GRAND FORKS—Numbers of undocumented people being detained and deported in the United States have risen sharply since President Donald Trump...
May 26, 2017 - 8:55pm
February 18, 2017
Carol Hillstrom clears away ice that had built up in front of her home in the 500 block of 6th Street Southeast Friday afternoon. Chris Olson...
February 18, 2017 - 7:11am
February 16, 2017
NWS: Warm weather should last a week
The warm weather is going to last through at least Wednesday, but expect a colder March, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. The National Weather Service in Bismarck is forecasting sunny and warm weather in the low to upper 40s through Wednesday. Bill Abeling, meteorologist,...
February 16, 2017 - 6:37am
January 25, 2017
Minn. driver learns a lesson: Lake ice is never completely safe
A motorist found out the hard way Monday night that no ice is safe. Ben Olmscheid of Breezy Point was driving his full-size Ford pickup on the...
January 25, 2017 - 10:45am
Power out in parts of Jamestown, other area communities; no travel advised in Jamestown
No travel is advised in the city of Jamestown due to roads being covered in ice, according to Maj. John Johnson, Jamestown Police Department. Johnson issued the advisory around 3 p.m. Sunday. The National Weather Service earlier Sunday afternoon issued a travel alert for much of North...
December 25, 2016 - 5:01pm
December 17, 2016
Dozens of vehicles crash on icy Baltimore road, killing two
A fuel tanker skidded off a Baltimore highway and exploded on Saturday morning, sending sheets of fire in the path of the approaching traffic and triggering a deadly 55-vehicle pileup on the ice-coated roadway, Maryland officials said.The accident on Interstate 95, which occurred...
December 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
February 24, 2016
Anglers urged to remove ice houses early in southern, western parts of ND
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is urging anglers to remove ice houses from lakes due to warmer-than-average weather conditions. The deadline for removing permanent ice houses is March 15, but the department is pressing anglers to remove their houses early,...
February 24, 2016 - 6:34am
December 29, 2015
Family of four killed in Christmas weekend crash
ISLE, Minn. — Four members of a Columbia Heights family died and three others were seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision near Isle and southeast of Mille Lacs Lake on snow-packed Minnesota Highway 65 Saturday afternoon. In all, there were nine people involved in the...
December 29, 2015 - 7:28am
December 11, 2015
'No fish worth dying for,' rescued angler says
BISMARCK—Joel Thune will wait until the ice is two feet thick before he ventures out ice fishing again. The 18-year-old college student says he has a newfound respect for the danger of ice after being stranded far from shore and being rescued in the dark by an air boat...
December 11, 2015 - 6:37am
December 10, 2015
Fishermen rescued from lake near Pettibone
BISMARCK — A near ice fishing tragedy on a central North Dakota lake Tuesday night has caused the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to issue a stern warning about ice on lakes. Two Bismarck anglers were rescued from Round Lake near Pettibone in Kidder County, about halfway...
December 10, 2015 - 7:20am
January 23, 2015
Oil recovery in Mont. hampered by ice
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Constantly changing ice conditions on the Yellowstone River are complicating attempts to retrieve the 40,000 gallons of oil...
January 23, 2015 - 7:32am
February 24, 2014
Access to sea caves reopened
CORNUCOPIA, Wis. — Access to the Apostle Islands mainland sea caves near Cornucopia reopened Saturday morning after rangers determined the Lake Superior ice remained stable during the recent winter storm. Apostle Islands National Lakeshore officials advised that anyone planning...
February 24, 2014 - 7:50am