Hmong News – Wisconsin

Couple opens new Hmong grocery store on Clairemont Ave.

A new Hmong grocery store is open for business in Eau Claire. HmongStop on Clairemont Avenue has a lot to offer like fruits, Asian beverages, noodles, rice, and spices. There's ...

Attorney General Ellison speaks with small farmers in Blooming Prairie

More than 100 people from as far away as Wisconsin and Iowa gathered Prairie Saturday on a farm outside of Blooming for the Our Voices, Our Power Candidate Town Hall ...

UW To Host Harvest Festival

Photo courtesy of UW-Madison CALS. Folks are invited to celebrate Allen Centennial Garden’s abundant and diverse harvest during the... Read More ... Read more (opens in new tab) ...

Hmong New Year returns to West Salem

"We are very excited, we are just thrilled you know that the La Crosse County facilities gave us the OK to have the Hmong new year celebration this year," said ...

Local non-profit hosts Eau Claire’s first ever Little Mekong Night Market

Eau Claire got a taste of Hmong culture with its first ever Little Mekong Night Market at Haymarket Plaza Friday afternoon. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

First Mekong Night Market draws crowds in downtown Eau Claire

On Thursday, Eau Claire families got a unique taste of Hmong food and culture at the first-ever Mekong Night Market. Organizer Mai Xiong said this event has been a year-and-a-half ...

Wisconsin lawsuit challenges federal voter registration form

The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty filed a lawsuit Thursday asking a judge to declare the National Mail Voter Registration Application illegal in the state and order the Wisconsin ...

How a small Wisconsin town became home to 4 Dharmic temples

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The 22 acres that are home to the Hindu and Jain Temples of Wisconsin were situated in “the middle of nowhere” when they were built in 2001, according ... Read ...

School district in Wisconsin to make Hmong, AAPI history part of curriculum

A school board in Wisconsin is calling for the integration of the Hmong and Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community culture and history into the curriculum. Members of the ...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Wisconsin and Minnesota have the highest concentrations of people with Hmong ancestry compared to their overall populations. The Hmong population in the United States dates, in large part, to the ...

Milwaukee’s An Ox Cafe is a big restaurant with big Lao, Hmong and Thai flavors

The 9,000-square-foot restaurant prepares Lao, Hmong and Thai dishes and serves as a gathering spot, with TVs, entertainment and room for parties. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

Central Wisconsin native Yia Vang’s trendy Union Hmong Kitchen lives up to all the hype

The trendy Union Hmong Kitchen in Minneapolis offers up a delicious trip back in time with simple, but sophisticated, cuisine. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

Tuj Lub courts are coming to Milwaukee’s Carmen Playfield

Milwaukee Recreation is adding new permanent courts for a 5,000-year-old Hmong game—a sport growing in popularity in the city. The group is keeping the tradition alive. Read more (opens in ...

Our View: Conference offers region opportunities

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Wisconsin’s Hmong population has had a clear effect on the region over the past several decades. Look just a little past the brats, cheese and Packers jerseys, and you’ll spot ...

Journeys for Yia Vang’s Hmong cuisine, the best supper clubs and Limburger cheese

Keith Uhlig shares stories about the people, places and things that make Wisconsin Wisconsin. There may be weirdness. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

Hmong chef Yia Vang grew up in central Wisconsin. Now he’s taking the foodie world by storm.

Yia Vang never set out to become a celebrity chef, the toast of the Twin Cities foodie world. But telling the Hmong food story opened those doors. Read more (opens ...

Did Peng Her put the squeeze on clients of The Hmong Institute?

Peng Her, a longtime leader in Madison’s Hmong community, is the CEO of The Hmong Institute, a nonprofit that provides services to resettled political refugees of Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam ...

My Block: Preserving Hmong culture in Milwaukee

While the Hmong community in Milwaukee continues to grow, some Hmong believe their culture is being forgotten, but a group of people are dedicated to preserving the culture for generations ...