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A typical scene of fields and cows just outside the town of Eldon, Missouri, population roughly 5,000; Today, 44 percent of the town's residents live below the poverty line and more than 60 percent of students qualify for free or reduced-cost lunches.  Photo for The Washington Post by Trevor Frost
Despite devastating injuries, football in the heartland is a way to make it through life
November 15, 2017 - 12:24pm
September 14, 2017
New Census report: Incomes up, poverty down in Minnesota
September 14, 2017 - 12:39pm
The plains of North Dakota are seen from an aircraft about 45 miles from the North Dakota and Canada border. (Bridget Bennett/The New York Times)
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
August 27, 2017
Evergreen Youth and Family Services receives grant
August 27, 2017 - 6:45am
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
April 27, 2016
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
April 27, 2016 - 10:14pm
November 11, 2015
Kids Count highlights highs and lows: Poverty rates down, but so are grad rates, for Beltrami County in annual report
November 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
May 20, 2015
Susan Stamper Brown: Open letter to Obama
May 20, 2015 - 12:15am
May 16, 2015
Michael Reagan: Escaping poverty in Baltimore
May 16, 2015 - 12:57am
November 20, 2014
Characterization of WIC program was wrong
November 20, 2014 - 12:23am
November 11, 2014
Beltrami County children continue to struggle: New data shows higher than average poverty compared to state
November 11, 2014 - 9:06am
October 1, 2014
Nat Hentoff: Pope Francis’ war on poverty
October 1, 2014 - 11:46pm