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November 15, 2012
The annual Stuff-A-Truck campaign began Wednesday morning with collections from many schools in the area. Solway Elementary School second- graders Mayor Gbala, left, and MacKenzie Steinmetz carry out a box of donated items from their class for the Bemidji Food Shelf. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Donations help Bemidji Community Food Shelf
November 15, 2012 - 1:51am
November 13, 2012
Religious leaders trying to eat for a week on a food stamp budget
November 13, 2012 - 12:05am
October 22, 2012
The Bemidji Community Food Shelf has moved to its new location in the industrial park. Shown above, Elvin Roy, left, receives help Monday from volunteers Edith Hoyum and Milt Jones. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Food shelf opens in new location
October 22, 2012 - 11:49pm
October 3, 2012
Tom Purcell: Timing the American experience just right
October 3, 2012 - 1:49am
September 13, 2012
Red Lake tribal member Alvin Clark, left, sometimes comes to People's Church in Bemidji for meals, and he used to take shelter at the church when he was homeless. Tom Robertson |  MPR News 91.3 FM
Rural counties struggle with poverty
September 13, 2012 - 11:47pm
Joanna McDuffie feeds a family of four on the food she gets from the food shelf at Northpoint Health and Wellness Center in Minneapolis. McDuffie says she's unemployed and gets assistance through Hennepin County. But she says food stamps often aren't enough, so she comes here when she runs out of food. Brandt Williams | MPR News 91.3 FM
State’s poverty rate remains stable
September 13, 2012 - 11:19pm
September 5, 2012
Tina Dupuy: Trickle-down economics is a pyramid scheme
September 5, 2012 - 1:16am
September 3, 2012
The cost of putting food on the table
September 3, 2012 - 9:18pm
Steve and Cokie Roberts: Race card, class card
September 3, 2012 - 9:06pm
August 16, 2012
Survey: Minnesota, North Dakota will be among best places to live in 2032
August 16, 2012 - 12:04am
June 30, 2012
2012 Annual Report: The race for people and jobs
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2009
State Demographer Tom Gillaspy sorts through papers Monday while telling a Minnesota House committee that poverty is up in the state, but trails the national average. Pioneer Photo/Don Davis
Spend a little, save a lot: Lawmakers look at cheap ways to end poverty
October 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
Nortech Systems to shutter Iowa plant
June 5, 2009 - 2:48pm
May 14, 2009
Chrysler seeks to close dealerships, but Bemidji dealership remains strong
May 14, 2009 - 1:09pm
March 4, 2009
Minnesota economy continues to falter
March 4, 2009 - 1:05am