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April 13, 2018
Count shows increase in SD homeless
April 13, 2018 - 7:49pm
April 8, 2018
Charlotte, a domestic abuse survivor, in St. Paul Thursday, April 5, 2018. Charlotte considers herself fortunate having found a safe home after years of moving to avoid her abuser. She has seen how other women fleeing abuse struggle to find housing. At left is a quilt made by the elder women support group, who created patches for the tree which reflect where they're at in their healing or where they want to be.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Twin Cities affordable housing shortages affecting domestic violence survivors
April 8, 2018 - 7:24pm
April 5, 2018
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Twin Cities homeless shelter accountant stole 300 identities to pay bills, prosecutors say
April 5, 2018 - 8:31pm
February 22, 2018
Anne Young crochets a sleeping mat out of plastic grocery bags. The mats are given to homeless people sleeping on the street. Cody Rogness / Forum News Serviceplay button
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
February 22, 2018 - 5:48pm
September 20, 2017
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
September 20, 2017 - 8:57am
August 29, 2017
A recent post on Twitter from Rachel Nistler is drawing attention to Little Caesars, 1020 19th Ave. N., Fargo, and how it decided to respond to homeless people looking for food in its trash. Special to Forum News Service
Fargo restaurant owners noticed someone going through their trash, so they responded with a message
August 29, 2017 - 4:09pm
July 10, 2017
Nell, 23, left, and Selena Cruz, 23, pose for a selfie outside Casa De Ruby, a Washington, D.C. (Photo courtesy Selena Cruz and Nell)
A hidden population: Youth homelessness is on the rise
July 10, 2017 - 8:05pm
May 31, 2017
The “Text Homeless” pilot program calls for people who are homeless or on the cusp of homelessness to text 85511 and type in “homeless.” (News Tribune)
'Text Homeless' set to debut in northeast Minnesota county
May 31, 2017 - 4:40am
March 14, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Liz Olson, D-Duluth, said homelessness and affordable housing is neither a Democrat nor Republican issue, but a "Minnesota issue." She spoke at an annual Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless event Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in St. Paul. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service play button
Bills aim to ease greater Minnesota's housing, homelessness struggles
March 14, 2017 - 5:55pm
December 25, 2016
Water sprayed from the Worthington Fire Department's aerial truck douses hot spots from an early morning fire that destroyed a house at the intersection of Sherwood Street and East Avenue in Worthington. The two-story house contained two apartments, and was home to approximately 10 people, all of whom made it out safely. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
House fire leaves families homeless on Christmas Day
December 25, 2016 - 10:59am
August 2, 2016
Twin Cities joins in celebrating cut in homeless veterans of 47 percent in six years
August 2, 2016 - 8:58pm
January 19, 2016
Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Reading fire leaves one homeless
January 19, 2016 - 7:55am
June 21, 2015
A tiny house Willmar Area Learning Center students built during last school year and turned over to a St. Cloud homeless advocacy group is unveiled Wednesday at the parking lot at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. (Gary Miller/Forum News Service)
Willmar students help build tiny house for St. Cloud homeless coalition
June 21, 2015 - 9:05pm
February 16, 2015
Homeless money sought
February 16, 2015 - 9:48pm
October 19, 2014
Community Connect Thursday
October 19, 2014 - 8:14pm