State Holiday Recognizing Hmong Veterans To Take Effect In 2020The Special Guerrilla Unit was part of the Secret War in Laos in the 1960s and 70s. Tens of thousands of Hmong soldiers were part of the CIA-led mission. An estimated 35,000 of them died.
$1M Awarded In Child Sex Trafficking CasePanyia Vang, now 24, moved to the Twin Cities with her family after she became pregnant with the man's child.
Immigrants, Poor Fish For Their Dinner, Unaware Of MercuryIt's midday and the white bucket balanced on the rocky shore at Mountha Uppasay's feet holds five or six white bass, moving sluggishly in the water she scooped from the Des Moines River.
US Probes 3 Minnesota Residents Missing In Laos The U.S. government says it is looking into reports that three Laotian-Americans have gone missing in southern Laos.
90 New U.S. Citizens Sworn In At Mall Of AmericaAmid the normal Saturday shopping crowd, commerce took a brief time out. In the Mall of America’s rotunda, folks got a glimpse of something very special - people taking their first steps toward American citizenship.
Woman, 102, To Become Citizen In St. PaulIt's a big day for a 102-year-old Twin Cities woman. She'll finally become a U.S. citizen on Wednesday.
Miss Minnesota Doesn't Win Miss USA TitleMiss Minnesota was not chosen to represent the U.S. in the forthcoming Miss Universe Pageant. On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nitaya Panemalaythong, of Savage, Minn., competed in the Miss USA Pageant.
Miss Minnesota Competes In Miss USA Pageant SaturdayOn Saturday night, Miss Minnesota 2012 will compete for the title of Miss USA. Nitaya Panemalaythong comes from a big family in Savage; she has eight brothers and sisters.
Remains Of Minn. Airman Recovered In LaosThe Department of Defense says Tuesday that Air Force Capt. Darrell J. Spinler will be buried with full military honors on June 18.
A Guide To Hmong VillageIf you are looking for a place to enjoy a day and don’t want to be outdoors, there’s a place for you in the heart of St. Paul: Hmong Village.