Hmong News – Wisconsin

Hmong American Day Festival in Appleton inspires confidence through culture

Across states like Wisconsin and Minnesota, Hmong American Day is a chance to honor Hmong history and their contributions to this country. Especially through music and traditional dances. Read more ...

17 injured in mass shooting after Milwaukee Bucks game

Russia's forces continue to engage in a grinding battle for the Ukraine’s eastern industrial heartland. Investigators say the suspect planned to kill his own family with a pickaxe then continue ...

Tag: Hmong Lao Veterans Day

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May 14, 2022, in honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day. On May 14, 2021, Gov. Evers signed 2021 Wisconsin Act 31, designating May 14 as Hmong-Lao Veterans Day ... Read more ...

Flags ordered to half-staff Saturday in honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day

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May 14, 2022, in honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day. On May 14, 2021, Gov. Evers signed 2021 Wisconsin Act 31, designating May 14 as Hmong-Lao Veterans Day in Wisconsin and ...

Evers orders flags lowered to half-staff to honor Hmong-Lao Veterans Day

Gov. Tony Evers ordered the U.S. and Wisconsin flags to be flown at half-staff on Saturday to honor Hmong-Lao Veterans Day. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

Gov. Evers Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day, Proclaims “Hmong-Lao Veterans Day” Across the State

Gov. Tony Evers signed Executive Order #162 ordering the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Sat., May 14, 2022, in ...

Gov. Evers orders flags to half-staff in honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day

Gov. Tony Evers ordered the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Saturday in honor of Hmong-Lao Veterans Day. Read more ...

Flags fly at half-staff to honor Hmong-Lao veterans

The order requires that the Wisconsin State Capitol flags are flown at half-staff to help raise awareness about the Hmong-Lao veterans and the aid that they provided the United States ...

Appleton’s Hmong American Day Celebration

APPLETON, Wis. — Hmong American Day will be celebrated Saturday, May 14th from 10 to 4 p.m. at Jones Park. Focus Fox Valley’s Hayley Tenpas spoke with two of the ...

Seven earn academic honors at UW-La Crosse

Mai Chao’s dissertation, “Redefining Hmong American Woman Identity in Higher Education: A Scholarly Personal Narrative,” is significant for two reasons. It is one of the few qualitative ... Read more ...

State Cites Progress Fixing Unemployment System

The leader of Wisconsin’s Department of Workforce Development said Monday there’s been “fantastic progress” in its efforts to modernize the state’s unemployment insurance system. “We’re moving right ... Read more ...

Empower Eau Claire voting heads to senior center

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Empower Eau Claire has already surpassed its goal for votes in its inaugural round, but the city program is still working to get more residents to cast ... Read more ...

Northwestern Mutual Donates $10,000 to Notre Dame School of Milwaukee Teachers in Honor of Teacher Appreciation Week

Northwestern Mutual Dedicates $10,000 to Notre Dame School of Milwaukee Teachers in Honor of Teacher Appreciation Week The funds will support wellness and so ... Read more (opens in new ...

Seven eye-opening things we learned by diving into northeast Wisconsin census results, then talking to people

The role of churches, mosques and temples in anchoring communities and fostering a sense of place. The journey of the Hmong people, who arrived as refugees from Southeast Asia following ...

Hmong Youth Day is Back to Foster Relationships Between Community, Police

With the many law enforcement-related tragedies that have occurred in the past few years, the Eau Claire Police Department is adamant about strengthening its relationship with the community, ... Read ...

‘We have to start early’: Green Bay school district finds new way to empower younger students of color and celebrate their cultures

The summits were created to celebrate students' cultural identities and help them feel ready for post-high school college and career paths. Read more (opens in new tab) ...

‘She was a hero to me’: Mao Khang, tireless advocate for Hmong victims of domestic violence, dies of cancer

After a string of high-profile domestic homicides in central Wisconsin that resulted in the deaths of Hmong women in the early 2000s, Khang began to challenge the ancient patriarchal clan ...

Hmong Vietnam War veterans share stories with Appleton West students

For the first time, Hmong veterans were part of the program. Their role in the Vietnam War is less talked about in history classes so the goal was to give ...