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A picture of the Buckham Memorial Library

Total refugee arrivals to Minnesota from 2000 to 2011.

Total refugee arrivals to Minnesota from 2000 to 2011 by country of origin.

The percent change in foreign born population in Minnesota in two decades from 1990 to 2010.

Around 5,000 Amish live in Minnesota, concentrated in Fillmore County along the state's border with Iowa.

An Amish buggy in the snow near the Minnesota-Iowa border.

Sign on wall of children's classrooms saying what Islam is and what Islam is not- sharing positive celebration of all religions

Two Amish buggies in southern Minnesota cross paths. The Amish use buggies instead of automobiles to keep their Christian communities small and close-knit.

These Amish buggies in southern Minnesota do not have the orange and red triangle that slow moving vehicles typically use. A group of Minnesota Amish went to court over the signs, claiming they burdened their religious beliefs.

A sign on U.S. Highway 52 between Harmony and Preston, Minnesota alerts passengers to slower Amish buggy traffic along the route.