Support local journalism that reflects Minnesota.

Your tax-deductible support will help us continue to provide honest and thorough journalism for Minnesota's diverse communities.


Your contribution is appreciated.

To continue reading this article and others for free, please sign up for our newsletter.

Sahan Journal publishes deep, reported news for and with immigrants and communities of color—the kind of stories you won’t find anywhere else.

Unlock our in-depth reporting by signing up for our free newsletter.

Success! You're on the list.

After having a daughter, Remona Htoo couldn’t find children’s books in the Karen language. So she wrote one herself.

Remona Htoo’s book, “My Little Legs,” is one of the few Karen-language books published in the U.S. Htoo and her 22-month-old daughter, Emma, enjoy sledding, backpacking, and camping out. They’ve visited wilderness areas in the metro and the North Shore; so far, the toddler has notched 10 national parks.