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Border Patrol to build $13 million station in Pembina

October 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to build the 30,000-square-foot facility on an undeveloped 10-acre parcel of vacant land in the southwest portion of the Pembina County community of 675. The city beat out two other finalists: Joliette, N.D., and Hallock, Minn. Continue Reading

Northern border may be more secure than it appears

February 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The head of the Border Patrol says the tool used to measure whether his agency has operational control of the border is not necessarily a good way to assess border security. Continue Reading

Border Patrol struggles to cover northern U.S. border with Canada

February 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Throughout parts of the United States’ forgotten border, federal agents and police play cat-and-mouse with smugglers and illegal immigrants along 4,000 miles of a mostly unmarked and unfortified frontier with Canada. Continue Reading