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December 26, 2017
Higher education important for growth of Latino workforce in Willmar
WILLMAR — When asked what one of the biggest challenges for the Latino community in Willmar was, three Latino business leaders focused...
December 26, 2017 - 5:41am
August 8, 2017
Survey provides picture of ethnic businesses in Willmar
WILLMAR — A recent survey indicates about 12 percent of all the businesses in Willmar are owned by minorities. The survey also indicates...
August 8, 2017 - 6:07am
May 29, 2017
Montevideo residents seek to help immigrants
MONTEVIDEO — A group of Montevideo residents wants to work with the Minnesota Immigration Freedom Network to make the community immigrant...
May 29, 2017 - 8:42pm
February 10, 2017
Diverse policing: Trust at center of calming fears in Willmar
WILLMAR — The fears of Willmar's Latino community echo those on the national stage. "How are you going to make us feel safe, Chief?" ...
February 10, 2017 - 6:36am
May 18, 2015
Commentary: The Halperin-Cruz teaching moment
SAN DIEGO—Latinos, especially immigrants, are well-known for doing other people's chores for them—cutting their lawns, cleaning their homes, cooking their food. So it was refreshing to see Mark Halperin step forward recently to do a couple of things for us. First,...
May 18, 2015 - 12:43am
September 27, 2011
Latino Affairs Council community forum is today
WILLMAR -- The Chicano Latino Affairs Council will hold a community forum on economic development and education from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Oaks on Eagle Creek in Willmar. The forum is open to the public and will be conducted in both English and Spanish. The council is an...
September 27, 2011 - 11:33am
August 23, 2010
Somali-Latino Resourses Fair
August 23, 2010 - 12:00am
May 8, 2010
'Los Suns' show the way, but will other teams follow?
By Jim Litke, AP Columnist Why stop with "Los Suns?" For all the marketing schemes pro sports leagues have tried to woo Latinos in recent years, none probably resonated more powerfully with the target audience than the Phoenix Suns' decision to wear their "Los Suns" jerseys for...
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Commentary: The Republican's 31 votes that will lose a constituency
SAN DIEGO--During his recent HBO special, "Tall, Dark and Chicano," comedian George Lopez tore a hole in the Big Tent. Incensed that 31 Senate Republicans had voted against Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the Supreme Court, Lopez informed the GOP that it would never again get the...
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 23, 2009
Commentary: Have Latino-American dreams hit end of line?
Open most any urban newspaper to the foreclosure notices, and you'll find the list heavy with Hispanic names. Times are tough for Americans of every demographic, but for Latinos they are grimmer still. Is this the end of the Latino-American Dream? The answer, in Spanish, is "no." President...
February 23, 2009 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
Guia: Providing guidance away from drugs, alcohol
WILLMAR -- A new program is being launched that will help Hispanic and Latino youth in a four-county area who struggle with drug and alcohol use. Funded with a four-year, $1.1 million state grant, the program will fund unique intervention efforts for youth, ages 14-22, their...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Supporters of Westwind proposal have their say at City Council meeting
WILLMAR -- Supporters of the embattled Westwind Estates housing project had their say at Monday night's Willmar City Council meeting. Housing project supporters and opponents on the eight-member council are evenly split.
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am