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April 7, 2018
Sevelle Kamara, a Liberian immigrant and care provider at Good Samaritan Society-Special Care Community in Robbinsdale Thursday, April, 5, 2018.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Liberian immigrants face uncertain fate as temporary status ends
April 7, 2018 - 6:23pm
March 29, 2018
Dayton urges Trump to reconsider Liberians order
March 29, 2018 - 9:10pm
March 27, 2018
Minnesotans from Liberia and their supporters rally on the steps of the State Capitol in St. Paul to urge renewal of their protected status in the United States Monday, March 26. That status is set to expire, and President Donald Trump has not indicated whether he will renew it. Dave Orrick / Pioneer Press
Liberians in Minnesota on edge after Trump decision
March 27, 2018 - 9:10pm
October 28, 2017
A group poses in front of a solar microgrid installed at the Phebe Hospital in Liberia this spring. The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance helped install the system as part of its Skip the Grid program, offsetting one-third of the power previously generated through diesel-powered generators. Submitted photo
Backus renewable energy organization makes global connections
October 28, 2017 - 5:33am
August 24, 2014
A crowd tossed garments on the ground and led Carrie Van Epps, center, to the school they built in central Liberia and named in her honor, in this photo from one her seven trips to the country. Van Epps, a retired nurse from Willmar, has volunteered there as a health care educator and provider. (Submitted photo)
Keeping hope for Liberia in Willmar: Retired nurse who has volunteered there now watching Ebola outbreak
August 24, 2014 - 11:39pm
June 30, 2009
Funds from an anonymous contributor in Willmar have made possible the construction of an annex to the school as well as a new school in Sonoyea, Liberia. Here, local residents take sand from a river bank near Sonoyea. The sand will be used to build the school. Submitted photo
Willmar woman's personal mission to Liberia leads to a surprising gift
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am