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Meetings Thursday in Willmar, Minn., aim to promote understanding of Somali culture


WILLMAR -- The public is invited to attend community meetings this week that are intended to increase understanding of the Somali culture.

Organizers said they hope "Understanding the Somali Culture," to be held twice on Thursday, will help promote a greater understanding between the growing Somali population in Willmar and the rest of the community.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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