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September 12, 2018
Growing Together volunteers sort through garden vegetables. Forum News Serviceplay button
Above and Beyond: Jack Wood and Growing Together bring new Americans, longtime Fargoans together over food
September 12, 2018 - 8:41am
November 23, 2017
The Ghimire family, seen at home Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, says they love turkey and look forward to Thanksgiving. They are, from back left, Yadu Ghimire, Khem Ghimirey, 14, Tej Ghimire, Krish Ghimire, 3, Puja Chhetri, 15, Tirtha Ghimirey, 16, and Pratima Chhetri, 9. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Translating Thanksgiving: Fargo-Moorhead immigrants reflect on this American holiday
November 23, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
 Hukun Abdullahi is the executive director and a founder of the Afro American Development Association that helps refugees and immigrants integrate better into the community.David Samson / The Forum
Somali leader pushes for civil rights, integration of F-M refugees
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 2, 2017
Clinton Lende of Fargo holds a sign during an anti-hate rally Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, in front of the Civic Center, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'The greatest commandment is love': Attendees rally against hate
August 2, 2017 - 9:58pm
June 9, 2017
Bader Alramadan is the owner of Now & Then Shoppe in Fargo which sells all sorts of items from marbles to radios and baby strollers from many decades ago.Dave Wallis / The Forum
New Americans, same old American dream
June 9, 2017 - 3:01pm
May 17, 2017
Listening sessions to improve New American employment May 23-25
May 17, 2017 - 8:06pm
March 3, 2017
Letter: I echo Commissioner Piepkorn's concerns about refugee resettlement
March 3, 2017 - 10:30am
February 20, 2017
Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of North Dakota, Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 4:47pm
Hakar Ali works Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Cardinal IG in Fargo. He was named the 2016 Employee of the Year. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
New Americans, immigrants make up important part of workforce for many F-M employers
January 20, 2017 - 2:58pm
November 1, 2016
Cindy Gomez-Schempp, station manager, records an announcement, with Duke Gomez-Schempp, operations manager, and Nemo Siqueiros in the background. Low-power radio station 88.1 FM KPPP-LP is based in the Gomez-Schempp Moorhead home. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Low power, high hopes: KPPP-LP aims to stand out as diverse radio station choice in F-M
November 1, 2016 - 6:00am
October 30, 2016
Somali-born Canadian rapper K'naan poses in New York March 29, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo
HBO drama thrusts Minneapolis Somalis into unwanted spotlight
October 30, 2016 - 2:23pm
May 23, 2016
Mike McFeely, Oct. 17, 2015Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
McFeely: Until advertisers care, Valley News Live will keep dishing its slime
May 23, 2016 - 4:32pm
May 2, 2016
Graphic by Troy Becker / The Forum
Of the dozens of languages F-M students speak at home, Somali is second to English
May 2, 2016 - 5:45am
April 10, 2016
Linda Rwanfizi sits in a limo that will take her to her first prom Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Davies High School in Fargo. 
Dave Wallis / The Forum
F-M's New American students open up about significance of prom
April 10, 2016 - 5:45am
November 8, 2015
Mike McFeely
McFeely: TV station's sweeps effort not based on facts
November 8, 2015 - 6:00am