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August 2, 2016
Twin Cities joins in celebrating cut in homeless veterans of 47 percent in six years
FORT SNELLING, Minn. -- Last August, Herman Johnson was homeless. A year later, the 62-year-old former U.S. Air Force mechanic is living in an apartment in St. Paul. He says one of the best things about it is being able to cook. “I just fried up some chicken last night,” he said,...
August 2, 2016 - 8:58pm
January 19, 2016
Reading fire leaves one homeless
READING — One person was displaced as a result of the fire late Friday night on a rural Reading farm site. Rushmore Fire Chief Brent Petersen...
January 19, 2016 - 7:55am
June 21, 2015
Willmar students help build tiny house for St. Cloud homeless coalition
WILLMAR — Dave Erickson will no longer be homeless soon, if things can be worked out with the city of St. Cloud’s zoning regulations. While...
June 21, 2015 - 9:05pm
February 16, 2015
Homeless money sought
ST. PAUL — Faith leaders, legislators and youths plan to ask the state for more money to help homeless youths and families. They will announce their efforts to get the funds during a Thursday event sponsored by Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota and Lutheran Advocacy Minnesota....
February 16, 2015 - 9:48pm
October 19, 2014
Community Connect Thursday
WORTHINGTON — The Community Concerns, Housing, Homeless and Hunger Committee is sponsoring its second Community Connect event from 3-6 p.m. Thursday in the American Reformed Church gymnasium, located at 1720 North Burlington in Worthington. The event is designed for local individuals...
October 19, 2014 - 8:14pm
March 15, 2013
SMOC seeks grant dollars to continue homeless work
WORTHINGTON -- In the last 18 months, the Southwest Minnesota Opportunity Council has assisted more than 140 individuals (49 households) who were either homeless or in danger of being evicted, all thanks to a grant provided by the Minnesota Housing and Finance Agency. A Family Homelessness...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
Five new homeless shelters in rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL (AP) -- Funding for sheltering the homeless in Minnesota shifts to rural areas with five new centers opening this year. The state Department of Human Services has awarded grants to open shelters in Cass Lake, Pine County, Mankato, Faribault and Marshall. At the same time,...
August 10, 2011 - 11:56am
September 13, 2010
Initiative aimed at ending hunger
WORTHINGTON -- The face of hunger is changing across Minnesota. No longer is it the jobless or the homeless who wonder where their next meal...
September 13, 2010 - 9:49pm
March 16, 2010
Letter: Bill would assist struggling veterans and their families
To recognize the need to protect those who risked their lives to protect us, I'm sponsoring legislation that would assist Minnesota veterans and their families who are homeless or are in danger of losing their home. Minnesota has displayed an ongoing commitment to its veterans. Approving...
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Editorial: Help the homeless
We haven't even hit double digits in the month of October (today's the 9th), and already there's talk of snow in the forecast. Weather prognosticators are warning us that we should be on the lookout for white stuff overnight tonight and into Saturday. With highs in the mere 30s Saturday...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Homeless for the holidays
Late at night, after Stephanie has finished laundry, put her freshly bathed toddler, Amber, to bed and spent time visiting with friends in the YWCA shelter's coffee lounge, she goes to her small room. She plops down onto the twin mattress next to the 19-month-old, who breathes softly...
December 26, 2008 - 9:00am
Column: Night at a homeless shelter
It's not easy sleeping in a homeless shelter. The sounds are strange. Faraway doors slam as residents scurry in from late-night jobs or nocturnal movie-watching marathons in the TV lounge. Children are crying in their rooms. That night I awake many times after dreams in which the...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Feeding ministry to begin next month
WORTHINGTON -- Westminster Presbyterian Church in Worthington will be the host site for a new feeding ministry set to begin in mid-January in the community to assist the homeless. The Bread of Life feeding ministry will be offered as a noon meal once each week, either on Saturday...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Church leaders turn to Love INC
WORTHINGTON -- It may not offer an immediate solution to the homeless issue in the Worthington area, but the concept of Love INC (In the Name of Christ) was favorably received by members of the Worthington Area Christian Ministerial Association and representatives of area service...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: 'Walk doesn't match the talk'
The Daily Globe reported Worthington has received housing grants from the Department of Employment and Economic Development and the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency. Beyond that, there are other plans to attract more money to help solve the housing crisis in Worthington. The housing...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am