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S.Korea, U.S. warn of punishment for N.Korea; U.S. stresses sanctions
Minn. security guard pepper sprays autistic man eating cookie from grocery store sample tray
Chippewa wins bid to rescue Essar steel mill project in Nashwauk
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
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'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
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MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
April 20, 2017
Husband of Canadian woman charged with human smuggling across border detained in Grand Forks jail
GRAND FORKS—The husband of a Canadian woman being charged with human smuggling is being held in the Grand Forks County Correctional Center,...
April 20, 2017 - 9:32pm
February 8, 2017
Lawsuits accuse online ad site of promoting child sex trafficking
NEW YORK — Backpage.com, an online classified advertising site accused by lawmakers of serving as a marketplace for child sex trafficking,...
February 8, 2017 - 8:36am
December 4, 2016
Tasked with tackling trafficking: Local task force forms to help combat human trafficking
BEMIDJI—A diverse group of Beltrami County community members—from professors to law enforcement officials—have come together...
December 4, 2016 - 12:30am
October 5, 2016
International sex-slave operation busted; 2 Minnesotans arrested
ST. PAUL — Federal prosecutors in Minnesota have charged 17 people who allegedly were part of an international sex trafficking organization that brought hundreds of sex slaves from Thailand and trafficked them throughout the United States. Two Minnesotans are among the people charged....
October 5, 2016 - 12:07pm
January 12, 2016
Bemidji resident to participate in UMC panel
CROOKSTON - The University of Minnesota Crookston will host an evening dedicated to the subject of human trafficking later this month.“United against Human Trafficking” will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 28 in the Kiehle Auditorium in the UMC campus, 2900 University Ave.,...
January 12, 2016 - 8:45am
March 21, 2015
Michael Reagan: Think of the children
“What about the children?” Politicians of both parties often stoop to using our children as props whenever they’re fighting for a new law or pet government program. They argue we need to cut the $18 trillion debt, regulate the Internet or pay teachers more “for our children.” “Think...
March 21, 2015 - 1:22am
January 17, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We all need to work to stop human trafficking
Thank you for focusing attention on human trafficking with your editorial “This ‘traffic’ needs to stop” (Jan. 13). I would like to take this opportunity to also thank the Forum News Service, White Earth DOVE Program staff, and of course our law enforcement officials, social...
January 17, 2015 - 1:16am
August 14, 2014
Missing N.D. girls found in North Carolina; two men charged with trafficking
WILMINGTON, N.C. – Two sisters reported missing by West Fargo police were found Monday being forced to sell magazines in North Carolina, according to WECT-TV in Wilmington. A tip from West Fargo police led Wilmington police to a Travelodge hotel where the girls, ages 15 and...
August 14, 2014 - 10:18am
September 3, 2013
Man in first N.D. human trafficking case sentenced
Forum News Service FARGO – A Fargo man who was the first in the state of North Dakota to be charged under a 2009 human trafficking law was sentenced Tuesday in Cass County District Court to three years in prison. Chad Lee Lindley, who is in his 40s, pleaded guilty to the...
September 3, 2013 - 11:26am
July 8, 2013
Passa completes run across state for charity
Courtney Passa, Bemidji High School graduate and St. Cloud State University student, is all smiles as she crosses the bridge into Wisconsin at...
July 8, 2013 - 7:44pm