Allie Shah

Allie Shah

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

Recent content from Allie Shah

Immigrant held in Sherburne Co. jail glad to ‘breathe fresh air’

A Honduran woman who has been jailed for two years in Minnesota was among the hundreds placed on supervised release last week to save money.

Updated: March 03, 2013, - 08:56 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Multicultural Safety Fair tackles fire safety for Twin Cities immigrants

On a routine home inspection, Rebecca Booker of the Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire Department stopped to investigate a chirping...

Updated: February 26, 2013, - 06:00 PM

South High clash exposes Somali- and African-American student rift

A rift between Somali- and African-American students may stem from “mutual ignorance” of each other, observers say.

Updated: February 23, 2013, - 06:11 AM

South High regroups after brawl

One day after ethnic tensions helped fuel a melee at the Minneapolis school, Somali and black activists met with staff and students amid a partial lockdown.

Updated: February 16, 2013, - 07:18 AM

Obituary: Ann Ayrault helped Tibetans resettle in Minnesota

Ann Ayrault helped thousands of Tibetans build new lives in Minnesota,

Updated: February 14, 2013, - 10:38 AM

Cultures & immigration beat: U.S.-born kids are doing all right

A new report on the U.S.-born children of immigrants finds, overall, they have higher incomes, more education and are less likely to live in poverty than their parents' generation.

Updated: February 12, 2013, - 08:54 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Journal tracks Hmong progress

A new study shows the Hmong-American population is maturing and making strides in several key areas. But many still struggle with poverty and disparities in health services.

Updated: January 31, 2013, - 05:43 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: Book charts Somalis' path to Minnesota

Ever wonder what brought so many people from Somalia to Minnesota?

Updated: January 15, 2013, - 04:54 PM

Child pornography web reaches into Minnesota

Owners of Minnesota fishing resort identified a suspect as a customer, helping agents get an arrest in the international case.

Updated: January 03, 2013, - 11:24 PM

Cultures & immigration beat: 'Dreamers' may be the next hot topic

It's no fiscal cliff, but the debate over U.S. immigration policy is another thorny issue that bears watching this year.

Updated: January 02, 2013, - 07:11 PM

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