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Suab Hmong News:  LFCM & LFFM July 4 Appreciation Recognition Banquet 06/28/2014
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Richard Wanglue Vang, News Anchor for Suab Hmong News, covered Lao Family Community and Lao Family Foundation of Minnesota July 4 Appreciation Recognition ba…

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St. Paul: Annual Hmong festival expands entertainment options
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Lao Family's annual Fourth of July festival in St. Paul's Como Park has long been known for its soccer tournament, which draws some 35,000 spectators and Hmong athletes from as far as France and Laos. Despite the enthusiasm surrounding the World Cup, …

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Laos Preparing Charges Against Deported Hmong Resistance Leader
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Lao authorities said Monday that they are investigating longstanding charges against a former ethnic minority Hmong resistance leader facing prosecution after being deported from neighboring Thailand. A Lao security official, speaking on condition of …

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Hmong group opposes 34th annual Hmong Freedom Celebration at Como Park
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A political fight between current and former leaders of Lao Family, a St. Paul-based nonprofit that has served the Hmong community since 1977, landed at St. Paul City Hall on Wednesday night. A public hearing on a proposed sound level variance for Lao …

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Hmong community center leaders to host celebration this weekend
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The celebration begins at 9:30 a.m. with a cultural ceremony and ribbon-cutting, followed by speakers from the local Hmong community, local elected officials including Sen. Jennifer Shilling, Rep. Steve Doyle and La Crosse Mayor Tim Kabat and former Col.

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COMMENTS of the WEEK | Hmong bride price returns
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Vang wrote as an “activist,” “feminist” Ph.D. candidate in psychology. The thrust of her piece was that the Hmong bride-price tradition is not about “selling our daughters” but about the groom's family making a commitment to “love and care for the …

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DNR tests for contaminates in Hmong community garden
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La Liberte says, "There's concern for sewage possibly getting on an adjacent property which is where there is a Hmong garden situation. So, just for caution we surrounded the area with yellow caution tape until we can get some test results in. The …

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St. Paul educator on the move integrates Hmong-American experience into …
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This despite the fact Asians constitute the district's largest ethnic group and the district loses hundreds of Hmong-American children annually to two charter schools that district proponents acknowledge have stronger personal connections with local …

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Miss Hmong Thailand 2013 Huab Dawb – Hmoob & Qeej
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Hmong mentoring program off to rewarding start for Big Brothers Big Sisters
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When 12-year-old Steven's mom told him about the Big Brothers Big Sisters program last year, the St. Paul Hmong boy was intrigued. Be matched with a caring adult who would spend time with him and mentor him? Sign me up, thought Steven, whose last …

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Hmong priest finds 'different vision of Christ' in Episcopal church
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In June 2013, Toua Vang became the first Hmong man in the world to be ordained an Episcopal priest, and is now pastor of the only Hmong-majority Episcopal church anywhere. His roots are in Catholicism, but the Episcopal church offered an option for …

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Suab Hmong News:  Press Release of Wisconsin Hmong-Lao Veterans Museum Project 05/18/2014
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Wisconsin Hmong-Lao Veterans Museum Project Committee held a press release to announce the status and reason for the Hmong-Lao Museum Project, an addition in…

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Hmong Village is NDC's "Small Business of the Year"; 14 others honored
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This year's Senator Paul Wellstone and Sheila Wellstone Twin Cities Small Business of the Year Award went to Hmong Village's Shongleng Yang. Yang played a key role in transforming a former machine shop on St. Paul's East Side into a 105,000 square …

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Suab Hmong News:  Hmong-American Day May 14, 2014 in St. Paul, MN
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CORRECTION: It’s our typo: Mai Choua Xiong should be Mai Chong Xiong. Hmong-American Day held at the capitol of Minnesota in St. Paul, Minnesota on May 14, 2…

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Hmong warriors honored in Linda
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Hmong warriors line the Museum of the Forgotten Warriors entrance during a dedication ceremony for the Wall of Fame of the Forgotten Hmong Warriors display Friday, May 23, 2014 at the Marysville museum. About 50 Hmong were recognized during the …

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Suab Hmong News:  Press Release from Oshkosh Hmong Service Center on 05/18/2014
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Bee Lee (President of Hmong Service Center) and his Board of Director held a press release to update the Hmong community on the latest development of leaders…

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Dispute forces cancellation of popular Oshkosh Hmong festival
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OSHKOSH – A major fundraiser for the Hmong community in Winnebago County this weekend has been canceled. On Memorial Day weekends for the past couple of years, the Hmong Service Center in Oshkosh has hosted an annual soccer tournament.

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