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Roon Mahboub, 11, describes a map she made at school based on her hometown of Willmar to her parents Abdirizak Mahboub and Sahra Gure. The family has been living in Willmar for about six months, and are part of a growing Somali-American population in the area.

Roon Mahboub, 11, describes a map she made at school based on her hometown of Willmar to her parents Abdirizak Mahboub and Sahra Gure. The family has been living in Willmar for about six months, and are part of a growing Somali-American population in the area.