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November 7, 2017
Makehba Nelson, a senior at East Ridge High School, emceed the school's African American Culture Night. She said efforts like the event, which was well-attended by students and staff, help make students of diverse backgrounds feel welcome within the district. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
As the student body becomes more diverse, challenges remain for Twins Cities-area schools
November 7, 2017 - 4:32pm
October 10, 2017
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A surprising number of men think women are 'well represented' when just 1 in 10 executives is female
October 10, 2017 - 2:33pm
September 24, 2017
David Lamas, corporate recruiter for Duininck Incorporated, said the company has found success by recruiting workers from racial and ethnic minorities in the region.
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Region's need for diversity in workforce growing
September 24, 2017 - 7:57pm
February 17, 2017
Letter: A celebration of community
February 17, 2017 - 10:39pm
January 31, 2017
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Annie Schaefbauer holds a sign that reads "Coexist" as she participates in the march Tuesday along First Street South in Willmar to show support for minority communities and protest an executive order temporarily restricting immigration from seven countries.
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Diversity is focus of Willmar march
January 31, 2017 - 11:11pm
Letter: Join us in peaceful protest
January 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
November 2, 2016
Columbia Heights Police Officer Mohammed Farah, left, talks Wednesday about the actions people in the community can take in order to better understand someone from a different country. 

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Bridging the divide to enhance public safety
November 2, 2016 - 9:53pm
October 31, 2016 / Tribune
Seminar planned Wednesday in Willmar on policing in diverse communities
October 31, 2016 - 9:43am
October 6, 2016
Hannah Kobienia, from left, and Esther Grussing congratulate Anisa Abdulahi on Sept. 29 after she is announced homecoming queen at Willmar Senior High School. Briana Sanchez / West Central Tribune
Editorial: Senior High School students show just how Willmar works
October 6, 2016 - 10:05am
September 19, 2016
Health equity project seeks candidates for community panel
September 19, 2016 - 9:26am
August 26, 2016
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Samora Tataciy celebrates as the Milan Community Band performs on Thursday evening during the ceremony to dedicate a new Liberty Bell in Milan. The original bell, dedicated 40 years ago for the community's bicentennial, was crumbling and the community raised funds to replace it.
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Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
August 26, 2016 - 9:26pm
July 27, 2016
U.S. Sen Al Franken, left, attends the graduation of Muna Abdulahi on June 5 in Willmar. Franken described his attendance as "one of the greatest experiences of my life" when he spoke Monday on MSNBC’s “Road Warriors." (Tribune file photo)
On national stage, Franken highlights diversity in Willmar
July 27, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 4, 2016
An estimated 270 people showed up Saturday afternoon at Bethel Lutheran Church in downtown Willmar to begin a walk to show support for Willmar’s Muslim community as it grieves the drowning deaths of two young boys. Participants walked past the mosque on the north side of town and ended at Foot Lake near the fairgrounds, where the two boys drowned last week. (Linda Vanderwerf/Tribune)
Walk draws 270 to show support for Willmar's grieving Muslim community
July 4, 2016 - 9:54pm
July 1, 2016
Walk Saturday to show support for Willmar's Muslim community
July 1, 2016 - 5:16pm
December 30, 2015
Republicans come up short in search for diverse voters in 2016 election
December 30, 2015 - 7:55am