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November 10, 2017
Nancy Estrada of Evansville walks into the Bishop Henry Whipple Federal Building in St. Paul with her children for a merit hearing in immigration court for her husband, Julio Estrada Escobar. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Evansville man makes his case to stay in U.S.
November 10, 2017 - 6:58am
October 27, 2017
Evansville immigration case one of thousands in Minnesota
October 27, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 25, 2017
This is an example of what the back of a green card, known as a Permanent Resident Card, looks like. (Contributed)
Immigration issues and answers
October 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
Julio Estrada Escobar is being held by  Immigration and Customs Enforcement after being pulled over in Otter Tail County.
Evansville farm worker facing possible deportation remains in custody
October 25, 2017 - 5:41am
October 20, 2017
Julio Estrada Escobar of Evansville works on a farm owned by Tim and Naomi Anderson of Evansville. He's worked for them since 2013. He is currently waiting to find out if he will be deported back to his home country of Guatemala. (Contributed)
From Guatemala to Evansville: Man facing possible deportation started a family in Minnesota
October 20, 2017 - 9:08am
October 18, 2017
Nancy Estrada (middle) of Evansville, sits with her and her husband's employers, Tim and Naomi Anderson, also of Evansville, at their dining room table last week. The three were discussing letters being written in support of Nancy's husband, Julio Estrada Escobar, who is currently being detained by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office for reportedly being in the United States illegally. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Evansville farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
October 18, 2017 - 5:22am
September 11, 2017
Lori Swanson. Swanson was elected Attorney General of the State of Minnesota in 2006, and reelected in 2010 and 2014. She is Minnesota’s 29th Attorney General and its first female Attorney General. Courtesy photo
Minnesota joins other states in lawsuit to keep childhood immigrant program
September 11, 2017 - 5:58pm
May 1, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City talks about a public works funding bill on Monday, May 1, 2017. He called the $600 million measure a "starting point." Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers move on budget, House shows bonding bill
May 1, 2017 - 6:31pm
March 3, 2017
LETTER: Support immigration laws
March 3, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
March supporting immigrants planned
February 1, 2017 - 7:00am
January 30, 2017
David Moody, Willmar, Minn., Unitarian Universalist Church congregation president, makes an annoucement Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, at Bihi's Restaurant. Moody wanted to let everyone at the restaurant know they were there to talk to peole in the Somali community and maintain unity. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Travel ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
January 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
October 21, 2016
Native Minnesota performers play and sing during their show In Pursuit of a Dream: Stories and Songs of the 19th Century Immigration. The final performance will be Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. at Roosevelt Hall in Barrett. (Contributed)
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
October 21, 2016 - 9:30am
September 7, 2016
An ensemble of storytellers and musicians, including (left to right) Sara Schwabe, Paulette Friday, David Bengtson, Anne O’Flynn, Patty Kakac, Terry Kennedy, Rachel Nelson, Todd Nelson and Al Lieffort, will perform a show entitled In Pursuit of a Dream on Saturday, Sept. 10 and Saturday, Sept. 24.  (Contributed)
The pursuit of a dream
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
Inclusion Network leads series on immigration
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
December 16, 2015
LETTER: In trying times, we can do better
December 16, 2015 - 12:00am
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