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Do Brooklyn Park voters want another white mayor?

Almost 10 years since Brooklyn Park became a majority-minority city, and 66 years since its incorporation as a Township, the sixth largest city in...

As Brooklyn Park mayor, Wynfred Russell would prioritize economic development, bridge-building...

Brooklyn Park City Council member Wynfred Russell is running for mayor. He was the first one to file, making him the most prominent candidate...

Brooklyn Park to hold special election for mayor

Outgoing mayor expects a crowded field Brooklyn Park residents will be back at the polls as early as this spring to fill the expected vacancy...

Minnesotans of African heritage rally at the state capitol

ST. PAUL - Hundreds of Minnesotans packed the state capitol Wednesday to call attention to the legislative priorities of the black community. The rally called...

Liberian community hails US House passage of Dream and Promise Act

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (Mshale) - The Liberian community today praised yesterday's passage of the Dream and Promise Act by the US House of Representatives....

Wynfred Russell takes oath of office as Brooklyn Park’s first black...

Brooklyn Park mayor, Jeff Lunde, right, administers the oath of office on Wynfred Russell to serve on the Brooklyn Park...

Election 2018: Historic Liberian-American wins in Minnesota

                          The groundbreaking victory during last week's midterms by Ilhan Omar as the first Africa-born black person to be elected to the United States Congress...

ARC sells Microfinance Bank to Liberian Diaspora

The American Refugee Committee, based in Minneapolis, has sold its Liberian Microfinance Bank, Liberty Finance, LLC to DCRB Investments. DCRB is a company registered...