COVID-19 Vaccination Education

A conversation with Jessica Kingston, North Memorial Health’s System Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Dr. Meetul Shah a family medicine physician and Chief Medical Informatics Officer at North Memorial Health.

Not Worth The Risk: Minneapolis And St. Paul Should Say No To Rent Control Measures On November 2

There are two initiatives on the November 2 ballot: in Minneapolis, Question 3 is a vague, untried, and untested measure that asks voters to give new, additional powers to the City Council, so they can regulate rents on private residential property.

St. Paul City Councilmembers Nelsie Yang And Dai Thao Join Hmong Community And Allies To Call For Federal Investigation Into Siskiyou County, California Sheriff’s Office

St. Paul City Councilmembers Nelsie Yang (Ward 6) and Dai Thao (Ward 1) join organizers and community leaders to call for a federal investigation into Siskiyou County, California Sheriff’s Office for racial discrimination toward the Hmong community in Siskiyou County.

Minnesota Launches On-Site Incentives Program At COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Serving Communities Hardest Hit By Pandemic

Vaccine recipients will get $100 incentives immediately on-site, rather than having to go online, and incentives will be tailored to local communities.

Starting Your College Search

There are thousands of colleges to choose from, but which should go on your college list? Use these steps to begin your college search.

HCPA Fall Sports Seasons Winding Down

Boys’ Soccer, Girls’ Volleyball Are Both Having Successful Seasons

Dam Lowered At Lake Ogechie. The Rebirth Of An Ancient Gift From The Creator

For centuries, Lake Ogechie on the Mille Lacs Reservation in central Minnesota produced thousands of pounds of wild rice each season. Old photos show as many as 100 two-person canoes on the lake’s shallow water during the harvest.

People With Certain Medical Conditions

Adults of any age with the conditions listed below can be more likely to get severely ill from COVID-19.  COVID-19 vaccines may be administered to most people with underlying medical conditions.

Comcast RISE to Give $10,000 Grants to 100 Twin Cities Small Businesses Owned by People of Color; Totaling $1 Million

Studies* show that small businesses owned by people of color, including those owned by Black, Indigenous, Hispanic, and Asian American individuals, among others, have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

Stories Are A Powerful Way To Pass Down Legacies

Kong’s Adventure is a children’s book that tells the story of my grandfather, Kong, and his journey to America. It takes place after the Laotian Civil War when the Communist Pathet Lao took over the Royal Lao government

The Hmong Times Newspaper is a quality publication for the Hmong Community. Providing valuable information and tools to promote togetherness and give the Hmong community a forum. The Hmong Times newspaper also provides the means for businesses, schools and organizations to make a connection with the Hmong Community.
The Home We Built On 46th St.

The Home We Built On 46th St.

Kia Vang, author of the new book, The Home We Built on 46th St., always knew that she needed a creative outlet to keep herself balanced at home through writing about her feelings and life experiences with a large Hmong family.

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Jazz It Up Laos

Jazz It Up Laos

Jazz has never known borders, always showing up in unexpected places at unexpected times. We are thrilled to share a special partnership this year with our friends.

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Yang Warriors

Yang Warriors

Award-winning author Kao Kalia Yang delivers and inspiring tale of resourceful children confronting adversaries in the Ban Vinai refugee camp.

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Health

COVID-19 Vaccination Education

COVID-19 Vaccination Education

A conversation with Jessica Kingston, North Memorial Health’s System Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Dr. Meetul Shah a family medicine physician and Chief Medical Informatics Officer at North Memorial Health.

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People With Certain Medical Conditions

People With Certain Medical Conditions

Adults of any age with the conditions listed below can be more likely to get severely ill from COVID-19.  COVID-19 vaccines may be administered to most people with underlying medical conditions.

read more

Business and Finance

YouTube: I’m Done!

YouTube: I’m Done!

Classic case of clickbait, did you fall for it? No, I am not quitting YouTube, but I am quitting my podcast style. Wasn’t it Jeff Bezos of Amazon who said ‘Be firm on vision but flexible on details’?

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Community

The American Nail

The American Nail

The United States’ chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan and its fragmented rescue of our loyal Afghan allies leaves many Hmong Americans with a heavy-hearted sense of Déjà vu.

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Sports/Outdoors

Nation/World

A Homecoming To Remember

A Homecoming To Remember

It’s been my ritual to order a Beerlao as the plane approaches Laos. Over the years, it is always the same sense of joy, excitement, and sadness all in one feeling.

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