Hmong News – Minnesota

Former St. Paul school board chair honored with library in her name

A library in St. Paul will now honor the memory of Marny Xiong. Xiong was the former chair of the St. Paul Public Schools Board of Education when she died ...

Free financial aid events, scholarship opportunity for Minnesota students

To support local high schools with their financial aid efforts, the Ready, Set, FAFSA series will again be offered to students and families this fall. Running now to Oct. 25, ...

Marny Xiong Memorial Library dedicated at St. Paul school

Marny Xiong, the late St. Paul school board chair who died of COVID at age 31, was celebrated Thursday with the dedication of a memorial library at the North End ...

St. Paul City Council convenes early learning, childcare committee

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The Early Learning Legislative Advisory Committee is expected to make recommendations to the city council on the potential design and implementation of a locally-governed early learning program, ... Read more ...

Minnesota’s regular waterfowl season begins this weekend

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Minnesota’s regular waterfowl season opens a half-hour before sunrise on Saturday, Sept. 24, with the same regulations as last year. Minnesota has three waterfowl hunting zones — north, central and ...

Vegan East sign goes up at former QC Pizza spot in Minneapolis

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A Vegan East poster hangs in the window at the former QC Pizza spot at 34th Ave. and 55th St. in south Minneapolis. Photo courtesy of Shaymus McLaughlin. Vegan baked ...

Letters: Look here in Minnesota for immigrant success

You only need to look at their representation on school boards, in state government, as successful business owners, on graduation honor rolls and the list goes on. Read more (opens ...

Ex-Minneapolis Cop Thomas Lane Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter In George Floyd Case

A former Minneapolis police officer who pleaded guilty to a state charge of aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd was sentenced Wednesday to three years ...

Former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane gets 3 years in plea deal for role in George Floyd murder

A former Minneapolis police officer who was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for aiding and abetting manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd became angry when he erroneously ...

Ex-cop Thomas Lane gets 3 years in plea deal for aiding Floyd death

A former Minneapolis police officer who pleaded guilty to a state charge of aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd has been sentenced to three years ...

Minneapolis ex-cop Lane gets 3 years in plea deal for role in George Floyd’s death

A former Minneapolis police officer who was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for aiding and abetting manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd became angry when he erroneously ...

Ex-cop Lane gets 3 years for role in George Floyd’s death

A former Minneapolis police officer who pleaded guilty to a state charge of aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd has been sentenced to three years ...

Letters: Look here in Minnesota for immigant success

You only need to look at their representation on school boards, in state government, as successful business owners, on graduation honor rolls and the list goes on. Read more (opens ...

Tragedy strikes Twin Cities Hmong community again as father, 2 children die in car crash

Hmong community leaders are asking for support and donations after a Hmong father and his two children died in a car crash in Ham Lake, Minnesota. Lee Vang, 28, was ...

Ex-cop Lane to be sentenced for aiding in George Floyd death

A former Minneapolis police officer who pleaded guilty George Floyd is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday. Thomas Lane is already serving a 2 1/2-year federal sentence for violating Floyd’s civil ...

National Lao-Hmong Memorial to honor those who served in Vietnam

The Lao-Hmong Memorial Foundation restored a T-28 and have been flying it across the country – showing it off with demo flights Saturday at Fleming Field in South St. Paul ...

Free webinar events on financial aid available for students

Kicking off the new school year, the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, Minnesota Department of Education, ECMC’s The College Place Minnesota, and Minnesota Goes to College are launching a series ...

Upcoming free virtual financial aid events for students

Kicking off the new school year, the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, Minnesota Department of Education, ECMC's The College Place Minnesota, and Minnesota Goes to College are launching a series ...