Beltrami County ranks third in state in children in poverty
Nearly a quarter of the children in Beltrami County live in poverty -- twice the state rate.
Beltrami County's 24.1 percent of children who are poor ranks the county third in the state, behind Mahnomen County at 31.2 percent and Clearwater County at 24.4 percent, according to the Children's Defense Fund-Minnesota's Kids Count data base.
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