Study looks at homelessness in northwest Minnesota
At any one time, 200 to 250 people seek shelter each night in northwest Minnesota -- about 80 are children and a third of homeless men are veterans.
"We don't see homelessness as you would in the metro area," says Wendy Thompson, a consultant with Northwest Minnesota Continuum of Care, a 12-county consortium that includes Beltrami County.
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