Spring colors boom across Vietnam

A Hmong girl picks grass from her friend’s hair in Mu Cang Chai District, northern Yen Bai Province. Photo by Nguyen Huu Thong. A couple, and a dog, is framed by blossoming trees on a hill in Sa Pa … Read more

County to vote on welcoming refugees

Minnesota has long welcomed refugees from the civil war in Somalia and Hmong people who faced reprisals for fighting on the side of Americans during the Vietnam War, for example. In response to the … Read more

Patricia Quill — Lake City

Patricia had a heart for the displaced people seeking refuge from the Vietnam War. As a volunteer for Catholic Social Services, she taught English and assisted numerous Hmong and Vietnamese families … Read more