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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
June 6, 2017
Ride for the Homeless announced
June 6, 2017 - 6:13am
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
May 8, 2017
In this file photo from 2015, Jeanne Rodriguez moves an air mattress into place in preparation for the F-M Sheltering Churches project. At the Fargo City Commission meeting on Monday, May 8, advocates announced the project is commencing after six years of area churches serving as overflow shelters. Forum News Service
F-M Sheltering Churches ends, advocates to help city find alternatives
May 8, 2017 - 11:00pm
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
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Park Place project shows that Bemidji cares
December 14, 2016 - 7:03am
October 24, 2016
BSU students organize Feast for the Homeless
October 24, 2016 - 5:46pm
May 13, 2016
The Center City Housing complex will be located at the intersection of Park Avenue and Third Street NorthWest near downtown Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
CITY: Planning board approves permit for Center City Housing project: Governing body also passes resolutions for two other housing developments
May 13, 2016 - 11:18am
January 8, 2016
Federal program aids local homeless Native American veterans: Leech Lake and White Earth Housing Authorities granted funding
January 8, 2016 - 8:23pm
Another delay in The Wolfe's path: Homeless shelter opening prolonged until Feb. 1
January 8, 2016 - 4:52pm
December 30, 2015
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Keep momentum in addressing homelessness
December 30, 2015 - 8:10pm
December 28, 2015
The Bridge Project releases video: Group hopes to purchase former Northern Inn to help ease homeless problem
December 28, 2015 - 3:21pm
December 11, 2015
Officer Tony Olson lifts a bookshelf out of Pat Broker's vehicle during the Stuff a Squad event on Friday at the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department. Broker, from the Leech Lake Education Division, donated the bookshelf and books to the event, which benefits the Leech Lake Housing Authority Homeless Program. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Stuff the Squad: Leech Lake Tribal Police host needs drive for homeless
December 11, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 9, 2015
A new back entrance has been added to the Wolfe Center. The homeless shelter originally planned to open on Nov. 1 has experienced construction delays pushing an opening date back two months. The Nameless Coalition for the Homeless hopes to open the seasonal overnight shelter by Jan. 1.
New shelter by New Year's Day?
December 9, 2015 - 8:13pm
November 14, 2015
Group drafts plan for low-income apartment community in Bemidji
November 14, 2015 - 11:04pm