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Photos: Dec. 13 issue

This year marks 40 years since Hmong began coming to the United States as refugees of the Vietnam War. A celebration was held at First United Methodist Church on Dec. 5. Hmong new year celebrations occur in November and December, traditionally the end of the harvest season. (Photo by Bill Gronseth)1 / 4
Though our weather has been unseasonably warm and rainy, making it difficult for some to get into the holiday spirit, these wreaths on the Minnesota Power building on Superior Street add cheer to downtown. (Photo by Naomi Yaeger) 2 / 4
The sun rises as a crane moves materials at a construction site on London Road and 21st Avenue East. A 148-unit apartment building overlooking Lake Superior is underway at the site of a former Burger King. (Photo by Naomi Yaeger) 3 / 4
Sunrise over Lake Superior Dec. 5. (Photo by Richard Thomas)4 / 4