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    Oshkosh alumni to start Hmong newspaper - Advance Titan

    Apr 24, 2014 | 00:42 am

    Oshkosh alumni to start Hmong newspaperAdvance TitanBeginning in May, UW Oshkosh alumni Snyu Yang and Xee Yang will publish a quarterly newspaper, titled Hmong Globe, which aims to bring relevant news to the Hmong community throughout the state of Wisconsin. Xee and her husband, Snyu, said they ...

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    New effort to honor Hmong veterans - ABC30.com

    Apr 22, 2014 | 21:11 pm

    New effort to honor Hmong veteransABC30.com(KFSN) -- The Hmong Veterans' Service Recognition Act would allow Hmong and Lao troops who fought for the US in the Vietnam War to be buried in national cemeteries. Some call it a chance to repay a debt of gratitude. Chi Neng Vang spends most of his ...

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    Merced County swears in nation's first Hmong judge - ABC30.com

    Apr 19, 2014 | 03:08 am

    Fresno BeeMerced County swears in nation's first Hmong judgeABC30.comFor the first time in the history of the United States, a Hmong man is now a superior court judge. Paul Lo, 45, was sworn in as a Merced County judge on Friday in front of countless family members, friends and community members -- all emotional at the ...Lo becomes Merced County judge; first Hmong judge in U.S.Fresno Beeall 9 news articles »

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    At Hmong Village, good design gives spring roll vendors a competitive edge - Pioneer Press

    Apr 18, 2014 | 21:56 pm

    At Hmong Village, good design gives spring roll vendors a competitive edgePioneer PressAt the Hmong Village on St. Paul's East Side, most food vendors sell spring rolls, translucent rice paper wrapped around fillings of rice noodles, shrimp and roast pork. Over the years, they've developed different ways of decorating the rolls to set ...

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    California Gains Nation's First Hmong Judge - California Report

    Apr 18, 2014 | 18:09 pm

    California Gains Nation's First Hmong JudgeCalifornia ReportLike other Hmong refugees, Lo's father fought for the United States in the secret war in Laos. When the country fell under Communist rule, the family fled on foot to Thailand, where they spent four years in a crowded refugee camp. They came to the U.S ...

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    THEATER REVIEW | We Theater's "The Shadow War:" Descendants of Hmong ... - Twin Cities Daily Planet

    Apr 17, 2014 | 20:37 pm

    Twin Cities Daily PlanetTHEATER REVIEW | We Theater's "The Shadow War:" Descendants of Hmong ...Twin Cities Daily PlanetThe Shadow War focuses on the years leading up to, during, and after the Vietnam War, when the Central Intelligence Agency and U.S. Army Special Forces developed a secret army made up of Hmong and Lao fighters to combat the spread of communism in ...9 questions with Sandy'Ci Moua, actor, activist and a whole lot morePioneer Pressall 2 news articles »

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    Judge's ruling on Hmong shooting case relates to 2 men's charges - Tulsa World

    Apr 17, 2014 | 07:11 am

    Judge's ruling on Hmong shooting case relates to 2 men's chargesTulsa WorldA Tulsa County judge found insufficient evidence to support shooting and assault charges against one of two men charged in connection with a shooting within the Hmong community. Prosecutors can appeal District Judge William Kellough's Wednesday ...and more »

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    Assignment: Education - Hmong Education Project - WKBT La Crosse

    Apr 15, 2014 | 18:54 pm

    Assignment: Education - Hmong Education ProjectWKBT La CrosseThe reality of the difficulties Laotian natives faced in the 1960s and 70s is being taught through an interactive learning experience called the Hmong Education Project. “I was born in Laos,” said Tony Yang, Hmong Education Project advisory committee ...

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    COMMUNITY VOICES | St. Paul Hmong Market a local success, international ... - Twin Cities Daily Planet

    Apr 9, 2014 | 20:03 pm

    Twin Cities Daily PlanetCOMMUNITY VOICES | St. Paul Hmong Market a local success, international ...Twin Cities Daily PlanetA few years ago, there was not a bank in the Twin Cities that would negotiate a loan to help finance a cultural shopping hub. Now, in the eyes of one man, it's satisfying when those same banks clamor to be at your service. It's the case with Hmong ...

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    Bee Lee: My Hmong Center presidency marked by service and success - The Oshkosh Northwestern

    Apr 5, 2014 | 05:52 am

    Bee Lee: My Hmong Center presidency marked by service and successThe Oshkosh Northwestern(Editor's note: There is a dispute over who heads the Hmong Service Center. Both Mee Chang Yang and Bee F. Lee say they are the legally selected president.) I am Bee F. Lee, the legal and current President of Hmong Service Center, Inc. I would like to ...

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