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April 18, 2018
Letter: Citizenship ceremony was memorable
April 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
Letter: A historic day for rural Minnesota
April 18, 2018 - 4:00am
April 16, 2018
Letter: A historic day for rural Minnesota
April 16, 2018 - 7:30am
April 10, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A newly sworn in United States citizen says the Pledge of Allegiance while an American flag rests in his shirt pocket Tuesday at the naturalization ceremony conducted at the Barn Theatre in Willmar. play button
New citizens take oath: Willmar hosts its first naturalization ceremony
April 10, 2018 - 9:27pm
May 4, 2017
Souen "Posy" Chheng, left, was deported Tuesday to Cambodia. He had never before stepped foot in the country. Posy and Allison Chheng married in August, and Allison delivered their son, Jakobie, a week ago.
Willmar man deported to Cambodia
May 4, 2017 - 6:30pm
Mouna Kahin, center, translates Wednesday for Zeynaba Siyad, right, during a discussion about voting at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar. Siyad says she feels it is her responsibility to vote now that she is a citizen. Siyad's husband, Yasin Omar, is at left.

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New citizens ready to cast their first ballots in Willmar
November 4, 2016 - 6:30am
April 7, 2014
Elsie Moren, a Minnesota native, died a nationless woman after her citizenship was revoked following her marriage to a Swedish immigrant. The Senate is considering a resolution apologizing to the thousands of women in the early 20th century that lost their citizenship due to the Expatriation Act of 1907. (Submitted photo)
After a century, Minn. woman in line to receive posthumous apology from the U.S. government
April 7, 2014 - 4:00am
July 10, 2013
Report: Immigration overhaul could boost U.S. states' revenue
July 10, 2013 - 9:27am
July 23, 2012
Ruqiya Kahin is waiting for an appointment to take the U.S. citizenship test. If the timing works out, the 25-year-old from Somalia may be able to vote this fall. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Some students hoping citizenship comes in time to vote
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
Citizenship test shows how much, or how little, we know about country
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Eight students from the Willmar Adult Basic Education were awarded their citizenship certificates Wednesday along with seven GED graduates who received their diplomas during an evening button
Video: Citizenship Ceremony in Willmar
June 6, 2012 - 7:39pm
April 24, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
April 24, 2010 - 12:00am