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January 18, 2018
Osmo Vanska rehearses with the Minnesota Orchestra at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis in 2014. The orchestra, which successfully toured Cuba in 2015, has just announced an upcoming tour to South Africa in August. Photo for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
January 18, 2018 - 3:13pm
October 28, 2017
A group poses in front of a solar microgrid installed at the Phebe Hospital in Liberia this spring. The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance helped install the system as part of its Skip the Grid program, offsetting one-third of the power previously generated through diesel-powered generators. Submitted photo
Backus renewable energy organization makes global connections
October 28, 2017 - 5:33am
March 15, 2017
John Hume, the worlds largest rhino breeder walks among his rhinos at Buffalo Dream Ranch, North West Province, South Africa in this November 2016 handout photo. Shaul Schwarz / Reel Peak Films/Handout via REUTERS
'Trophy' film tackles African hunting and conservation
March 15, 2017 - 4:50pm
April 24, 2016
Former Democratic Republic of the Congo politician Bruno Bukasa Mbamvu Sebanjila (right) visits his son, Frederick Sabwa, in Estherville, Iowa. Alex Chhith/Daily Globe
Unity in the Congo: Sebanjila to speak Friday at Minnesota West
April 24, 2016 - 8:56pm
October 21, 2014
Mariama Kpaka-Sengita, a St. Paul school district staff member, is planning to go back to her homeland, Sierra Leone, to try to get medical care for her father, who has Ebola. She’s also raising money to try to help provide education for children in the country. Photo taken Oct. 17 taken in St. Paul. Pioneer Press
Her father has Ebola, so she’s off to Africa
October 21, 2014 - 8:48pm
August 10, 2014
Column: Ebola coverage infects Africa summit
August 10, 2014 - 9:04pm
July 24, 2014
Youth group students of the Solid Rock Assembly will be hosting a massive rummage sale from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Max 493 to raise money for their $15,000 goal to donate to organizations that provide clean water for people in Africa. Erin Trester/Daily Globe
Rummage sale with a cause
July 24, 2014 - 8:36pm
November 8, 2013
Maasai in Kenya (submitted photo
Friendship bracelets: International Festival souvenirs distributed in Africa
November 8, 2013 - 1:12pm
June 26, 2013
10-year-old Andrew Korta of Lincoln, Neb., rides the final yards down the driveway to the Worthington Country Club, ending his journey from Sioux City, Iowa, as part of the All Day Fore Africa fundraising event. His father Tom Korta follows. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Father-son duo pedal for Africa
June 26, 2013 - 11:41pm
January 11, 2012
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Daryl Bosma stands near an egg production facility in rural Nampula, Mozambique, during a visit there in mid-December.
Investing in Africa's future
January 11, 2012 - 8:54pm
August 3, 2011
Family upset by student death inquiry
August 3, 2011 - 2:26pm
December 22, 2010
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Analyzing Africa
December 22, 2010 - 8:37pm
November 6, 2010
H Schar holds a butterfly dance mask from his time spent in Africa. His collection of artifacts is on display at the Nobles County Art Center.
Everyday Art: Schars share their unique collection of African artifacts
November 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 30, 2010
Gary and Candy Kellen peer out from a safari excursion vehicle during their trip to Africa.
Out of Africa: Kellens see God at work on mission trip
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am