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December 1, 2017
Tribune file photo
Willmar City Council member Ron Christianson participates in a regular meeting at the Municipal Utilities building auditorium. Concerns have been raised about his supposed Facebook account's likes and comments.
Concerns raised over Ron Christianson’s Facebook account activity; Professor: Elected officials are rightly held to a higher standard
December 1, 2017 - 6:21pm
October 25, 2017
Faheem Younus greets visitors to a mosque for a community meeting about the development. Washington Post photo by Bill O'Leary
Maryland development under fire after only selling homes to Muslims
October 25, 2017 - 8:10am
June 6, 2017
Afshan Jafar is an associate professor of sociology at Connecticut College and a Public Voices fellow with the OpEd Project.
Conservatives say Muslims need to stop terrorism. I wish we could.
June 6, 2017 - 2:12pm
March 29, 2017
Ola Hassan of Blaine takes a selfie with Gov. Mark Dayton at the 13th annual Muslim Day at the State Capitol in St. Paul, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Hassan, originally from Egypt, lives in Blaine. Participants sought to convey the concerns and needs of the Muslim community to legislators, and they held a rally in the rotunda.   Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
March 29, 2017 - 5:44pm
November 19, 2016
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach talks in his Topeka, Kansas, office in this May 12 file photo. In a Reuters interview this week, Kobach, who media reports say is a key member of Trump's transition team, said a group advising Trump on immigration could recommend the reinstatement of a national registry of some Muslim immigrants and visitors who enter the United States on visas from countries where extremist organizations are active.

On website, thousands of Americans pledge to side with Muslims amid talk of registry
November 19, 2016 - 10:51am
August 9, 2016
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
August 9, 2016 - 1:48pm
July 16, 2016
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions for July 16
July 16, 2016 - 12:09am
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
January 23, 2016
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
January 23, 2016 - 5:30am
Letter: Embrace the positive encounters
January 23, 2016 - 2:00am
January 21, 2016
Editorial: Our fair city of Willmar is doing just fine, thank you
January 21, 2016 - 6:00am
December 19, 2015
Editorial: Willmar is working for the latest immigrants
December 19, 2015 - 1:00am
December 10, 2015
Editorial: Trump has crossed the line into bigotry
December 10, 2015 - 7:00am
February 20, 2015
Anti-terror efforts in Twin Cities leave Muslim leaders wildly mixed
February 20, 2015 - 8:00am
August 18, 2012
Islamic holiday to be celebrated Sunday in Willmar
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am