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December 10, 2015
Somali restaurant fire triggers FBI probe
December 10, 2015 - 10:51pm
December 8, 2015
Juba Coffee House, a popular Somali restaurant in Grand Forks, North Dakota, was heavily damaged by a fire Tuesday. (Lori Weber Menke | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Marshals say fire at Somali shop intentional
December 8, 2015 - 11:47pm
Comparison of graffiti and SS symbol. (WDAZ-TV)
Fire at Midwest Somali restaurant follows apparent Nazi symbol vandalism
December 8, 2015 - 11:00am
August 25, 2015
Minnesota women convicted of aiding Somali group lose appeal
August 25, 2015 - 10:30pm
May 28, 2015
Willmar High School senior Muna Abdulahi was born in Atlanta, started her schooling in Seattle before moving with her family to Willmar in fourth grade.  (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)play button
Student heads to Washington
May 28, 2015 - 11:35pm
February 24, 2015
Minnesota Somalis condemn terrorist video
February 24, 2015 - 6:00am
November 21, 2014
Letter: Enos' comments were a disservice to Somalis and to Willmar
November 21, 2014 - 5:00am
May 26, 2014
Zack Mahboub speaks Wednesday to Chamber of Commerce members about cultural competency during a presentation at the Willmar Conference Center. Mahboub and his wife, Sahra Gure, own and operate a business that provides interpreting services and also cultural training. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Local interpreting business expands services to offer instruction in cultural understanding
May 26, 2014 - 11:18pm
Samatar, first Somali elected to Minn. office, dead at age 45
August 26, 2013 - 11:57pm
June 28, 2013
Thousands to celebrate Somali Independence Day in Minneapolis
June 28, 2013 - 8:00am
February 16, 2013
Abdirizak Mahboub speaks to students Thursday at Ridgewater College about Somalia. The program was part of a series being presented during the school’s Multicultural Month. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Somali people who have settled in U.S. ‘toughest ones of all’
February 16, 2013 - 12:54am
January 29, 2013
Interfaith social justice series focuses on Somali immigrants
January 29, 2013 - 11:09pm
September 7, 2012
Willmar, Minn., African population is seeing growth as businesses optimistic
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
May 22, 2012
Abdirizak Mahboub and Sahra Gure are hoping their service, staffed by recently trained professional interpreters, can help improve communications between different segments of the community and help lessen misunderstandings caused by language or cultural barriers. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Husband-wife team opens Somali interpreting business in Willmar, Minn.
May 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 10, 2012
Rahla Salah, left, visits Wednesday with Karen Raske at Willmar Library. Salah was one of twelve interpreters who completed 40 hours of professional interpreting training. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Somali community honors a dozen new certified interpreters in Willmar, Minn.
May 10, 2012 - 12:00am