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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
April 26, 2012
Abdirahman Anshur holds up a quilt he received at the dedication for his family's home Wednesday as Lul Yusuf looks on. The Habitat for Humanity ceremony was at the new home in northwest Willmar. The home, built by Ridgewater College carpentry students, now belongs to Hassan Jirow and Ibado Anshur, the first Somali family in the community to receive a Habitat house. Quilts from several area churces were given as house warming gifts to the family. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
And a quilt!
April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Letter: Sowing the seeds of change
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter: Forum was informative
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 14, 2012
Editorial: Willmar's learning about its residents
January 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Editorial: Willmar's learning about its residents
January 14, 2012 - 12:00am
January 12, 2012
Somali culture meeting attracts 230 people in Willmar, Minn.
January 12, 2012 - 10:58am
January 11, 2012
Thursday meetings in Willmar, Minn., to promote understanding of Somali culture
January 11, 2012 - 2:42pm
January 9, 2012
Meetings Thursday in Willmar, Minn., aim to promote understanding of Somali culture
January 9, 2012 - 12:00am
October 20, 2011
A man gestures to supporters for calm after a federal jury found 35-year-old Amina Farah Ali and 64-year-old Hawo Mohamed Hassan guilty on all counts Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, in Minneapolis of conspiring to funnel money to a terrorist group in Somalia. Prosecutors say the women, U.S. citizens of Somali descent, were part of a "deadly pipeline" that routed money and fighters from the U.S. to Somalia. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Jury convicts 2 Minnesota women in terror case
October 20, 2011 - 3:21pm
August 27, 2011
Charles Cunningham of Minneapolis applies a layer of paint to the exterior of the new African Development Center of Minnesota at 516 Litchfield Avenue in downtown Willmar. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
New African Development Center in Willmar, Minn., to offer small business loans and promote cultural understanding
August 27, 2011 - 12:07am