New Town residents protest mobile home park eviction

April 15, 2012 at 6:00 am in Grand Forks Herald

About 50 people paraded through this northwestern city of 2,000 people Saturday chanting “People over profits” and carrying signs such as “Relocation ended in the ’70s” to protest the eviction of mobile home court residents. Residents of 45 trailers many of them the poorest members of the Three Affiliated Tribes have until Aug. 31 to move after the mobile home park was sold with plans to develop it to house oil workers. Continue Reading