Allie Shah

Allie Shah

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-4488
Allie Shah writes about healthy living and wellness issues.

Recent content from Allie Shah

Proud new U.S. citizens

A record number of Minnesotans took oath to become Americans, in part to vote in presidential election.

Updated: September 06, 2012, - 09:42 PM

Do you want a translator with that? McDonald's muffs Hmong signs

McDonald's first Hmong language billboards -- erected last week in St. Paul -- lost meaning in the translation.

Updated: September 04, 2012, - 11:23 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Business training expands to suburbs

For 19 years, the Neighborhood Development Center has been training people in poor neighborhoods in Minneapolis and St. Paul how to start their own businesses.

Updated: August 28, 2012, - 07:42 PM

For immigrant youth, a weight lifted

The U.S. begins new two-year deportation reprieve process today.

Updated: August 14, 2012, - 11:23 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Lao artists renaissance has roots in the metro

This has always been an arts lovin' place.

Updated: August 14, 2012, - 06:24 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Lighting a torch for Somalia's athletes

The locals call it the "road of death," a bullet-pocked street in Mogadishu, Somalia, where warring factions exchange gunfire in the country's decades-old civil war.

Updated: July 31, 2012, - 07:33 PM

A changing landscape as immigrants transform Main Streets

Somalis flocking to southern Minnesota towns are the latest immigrants opening new businesses and transforming downtowns in outstate cities.

Updated: July 21, 2012, - 09:52 PM

May 18: Census shows the changing face of Minnesota

Statistics show that 30 percent of preschool-age children are minorities.

Updated: July 21, 2012, - 09:51 PM

Twin Cities a hot spot for specialist visa program

The visas are being used by businesses and schools to attract top-tier talent from abroad to match employers' needs.

Updated: July 18, 2012, - 12:35 AM

Cultures & immigration beat: New book tells 'Green Card Stories'

For years, immigration attorney Laura Danielson listened to her clients' compelling -- and often inspiring -- stories.

Updated: July 10, 2012, - 07:10 PM

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