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October 25, 2017
Laetitia Mizero Hellerud talks about her and her children's experience coming to North Dakota as refugees Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at the North Dakota Legislative Management Human Services Committee meeting in Jamestown, N.D. Chris Olson / Forum News Service
Federal government covers most resettlement costs for refugees in ND
October 25, 2017 - 7:27pm
October 15, 2017
Amar Hussein worked on engineering projects for the U.S. government in Iraq. He ended up being targeted by insurgents with a roadside bomb. His injuries required a long recovery in Jordan before he immigrated to the U.S.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
'I would be killed by today': Some local immigrants risked lives to aid U.S. forces in Iraq
October 15, 2017 - 8:05am
October 4, 2017
Fargo foster mother Marian Kadrie, 88, has been honored as part of the national Angels in Adoption program. She has taken in more than 300 foster children in the last few decades.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
'One big family': 88-year-old foster mom has taken in over 300 kids
October 4, 2017 - 6:05am
October 2, 2017
Timeline: Piepkorn takes on F-M refugee resettlement
October 2, 2017 - 7:30am
September 26, 2017
Dave Piepkorn
Piepkorn casts lone vote to reject federal grant for refugee services
September 26, 2017 - 7:37pm
August 27, 2017
Lutheran Social Services CEO to speak at Concordia College luncheon
August 27, 2017 - 7:26am
August 6, 2017
Lutheran Social Services to host child welfare conference Sept. 11
August 6, 2017 - 7:31pm
August 4, 2017
Dr. Lisa Peterson, clinical director for the North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, said a $7.5 million initiative being implemented this fall should provide people on probation and parole the range of treatments they need to break the cycle of recidivism. She spoke to health care and social services providers at Fargo's Hilton Garden Inn on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Helmut Schmidt/The Forum
North Dakota program aims to revamp supports for former inmates
August 4, 2017 - 8:51pm
April 8, 2017
Dave Piepkorn
McFeely: Piepkorn opponents need to abandon recall
April 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 30, 2017
North Dakota Senate passes refugee resettlement study bill
March 30, 2017 - 5:20pm
March 28, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Reggie Tarr sits for a portrait in his office in downtown Grand Forks, ND on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Federal funds give refugees a start, but communities offer local safety net
March 28, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 30, 2017
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Dozens of New Americans halted from North Dakota
January 30, 2017 - 7:26pm
January 17, 2017
Fargo City Commissioner Dave Piepkorn asks for an accounting of what the refugee resettlement in the Fargo area is costing during the Commission meeting Monday, Oct. 10, 2016. Dave Wallis / The Forum
ND bill opens door to local and statewide bans on refugee resettlement
January 17, 2017 - 8:13pm
December 8, 2016
Lutheran Social Services says it settled more refugees than expected in 2016
December 8, 2016 - 7:44pm
November 20, 2016
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Local Lutheran Church hopes to rid the community of misconceptions concerning refugee resettlement
November 20, 2016 - 10:53pm