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MinnPost’s “New Americans” beat is dedicated to covering the state’s immigrant and refugee communities, chronicling the contributions and challenges faced by these groups as they transform the notion of what it means to be a Minnesotan in the 21st century.

Roselyn Lawrence

With their Temporary Protected Status set to expire, members of Minnesota's West African community talk about facing deportation

Since Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone were declared Ebola free in 2015 and 2016, the U.S. government notified TPS holders several months ago that it wouldn’t renew their status.