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Hmong-American doctor inspired by heritage

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A Hmong-American who recently received his medical degree plans to return to Madison, Wisconsin, to pursue research on using stem cells to treat chronic pain.Yeng Her tells the Wisconsin State Journal (http://bit.ly/2rN32cH ) that he became interested in helping people regain function after spending much of his childhood at Hmong refugee camps in Thailand surrounded by people injured during the Vietnam War.

Hmong New Year celebration begins Friday

The annual Hmong New Year celebration kicks off Friday in Sheboygan when at least 3,000 people are expected to attend a three-day event of food, music, entertainment and cultural competition.

Wis. defendant must pay $36,000 in funeral costs

Victim was given traditional Hmong funeral

A Sheboygan man convicted of fatally shooting a Hmong man has been ordered to pay $36,000 to cover funeral costs, an amount the defense argued was excessive.

Wis. defendant must pay $36,000 in funeral costs

Victim was given traditional Hmong funeral

A Sheboygan man convicted of fatally shooting a Hmong man has been ordered to pay $36,000 to cover funeral costs, an amount the defense argued was excessive.