CAIR-MN aims to dispel rumors about mosques being open during COVID-19

By |2020-05-12T05:57:33-05:00May 12th, 2020|

Officials have ruled that a fire at a Minneapolis mosque on Monday was accidental. But Jaylani Hussein with the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Minnesota) is still concerned about false social media reports that mosques have remained open during COVID-19: "Mosques have been following the guidelines just like any other faith-based organization, mosques have actually closed earlier than the initial order came down, so this is definitely a tragic anti-Muslim agenda trying to drive a wedge between the Muslim community and others." Hussein says there's been an uptick in hate crimes targeting the Muslim community. Late last month [...]

KTOE Outdoors 4-30

By |2020-04-30T09:39:04-05:00April 30th, 2020|   Dan Ruiter with the MN DNR discusses boat safety, turkey season and more!