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December 10, 2011
Rubble and debris still line the streets of Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, nearly two years after the severe earthquake that devastated the country. People in Haiti live largely in poverty, according to Connie Spartz and Becky Armstrong, both of Willmar, who took a mission trip to Haiti last month. 
(Photo submitted by Connie Spartz)
Willmar, Minn., women take mission trip to help repair country rocked by earthquake
December 10, 2011 - 12:53am
September 11, 2010
Eight adventurous young paddlers are going down the Mississippi River to New Orleans, raising funds for earthquake victims in Haiti. Five days into trip, they ran into rough weather at Lake Bemidji State Park Monday evening. Tuesday, they encountered large white caps on Lake Bemidji, but with some help from Bemidj residents their canoes and gear were transported to the Mississippi River outlet late Tuesday afternoon and their journey continued. Monte Draper/Forum Communications Co.
Paddling for a better life in Haiti
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Mission trip sends local physician to hospital in Haiti's north
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2010
Editorial: Americans still have much to be thankful for
March 6, 2010 - 12:00am
February 27, 2010
Community Christian School sixth-graders, Mickenzie Bennett, 11, left, and Paige Rime, 11, help package rice-enriched meals Friday for the people of Haiti at the Willmar school's gymnasium. The Children of the Promise infant care center in Haiti will handle the distribution of the food. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Meals for people of Haiti
February 27, 2010 - 12:00am
February 24, 2010
In a photo provided by Sarah Thacker of Fergus Falls, she is seen Saturday with a 2-year-old Haitian boy named Reese in Port-au-Prince. Reese and Thacker were among four women and six children detained in Haiti as they were about to depart the country. Haiti's prime minister met with the U.S. ambassador on Tuesday to try to resolve the case of six orphans seized by Haitian police as they were about to board a plane for the United States. (AP Photo/Sarah Thacker)
Adoption cases reflect desperation
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
Rapid City eighth-graders' fundraiser makes Bemidji-Haiti connection
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
Fauberson and Jonas Snider play together Friday at their home in Litchfield. Fauberson arrived in Litchfield two weeks ago from Haiti after being adopted by Jordan and Katy Snider. Tribune photos by Carolyn Lange
From Haiti to Litchfield; Fauberson comes home
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Helping hand reaches to Haiti
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Rodchield Jean-Baptiste, a 3-week-old baby from Haiti, is held Friday by Laure Swanson of Willmar. The baby drew a lot of attention from the people making donations Friday. The baby is in the U.S. for medical care and will be returning home. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Children of the Promise
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Willmar physician to depart this week for Haiti
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Jordan and Katy Snider, pictured with their biological son, Jonas, began the process four years ago of adopting a Haitian boy named Fauberson. The couple received good news Thursday, as Fauberson could arrive in the U.S. within a matter of days. Submitted photo
Litchfield couple wait for their Haitian son to come home for 1st time
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
New 6.1-quake hits Haiti, people flee into streets
January 20, 2010 - 8:12am
January 15, 2010
Volunteers with the Feed My Starving Children organization prepare to pack meals Thursday in Chanhassen. The meals contain dehydrated veggie mix, soybeans and rice and can feed six people.
U.S. taking lead role in Haiti, with troops and rescue aid
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
January 14, 2010
11 church volunteers from Woodbury safe after Haiti quake
January 14, 2010 - 12:48pm