Minneapolis to provide lawyers to low-income renters facing eviction
The City Council unanimously approved a "right to counsel" ordinance.
Mpls. school moves to virtual learning due to homeless encampment on grounds
The Volunteers of America School says some students will work remotely, while others work at alternative sites.
Video shows clashes between civilians, police clearing homeless encampment
Minneapolis police say five people were arrested.
One dead, another injured in fire at St. Paul homeless encampment
The incident was reported 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Police investigating death at Minnehaha Park homeless encampment
Minneapolis PD said the man had suffered 'obvious trauma.'
Minnesotans have till Dec. 7 to apply for housing assistance
Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Penny Flanagan issued a press release urging Minnesotans behind on rent or other housing payments to apply
St. Paul to open two extra temporary shelters for homeless people
Mayor Melvin Carter announced the new shelters will be opened in the event of excess demand.
Community raises money to help man and his dog find a permanent home
"If you have ever had the pleasure of talking to Larry you are quickly won over by his warm smile and grateful soul."
In downtown Minneapolis, workers and volunteers help the homeless to vote
People Serving People accompanies homeless individuals to the polls to confirm its shelter as their place of residence.
Lawsuit seeks to block eviction of homeless people from Minneapolis parks
The City of Minneapolis and Hennepin County are named in the suit.
As winter approaches, Minneapolis approves 'Indoor Villages' for homeless
The "tiny homes" will be paid for under the CARES Act.
Minneapolis Park Board clears homeless encampment at Peavey Park
A dozen tents were at the park when the park board gave notice to vacate last month.
Minneapolis' Powderhorn Park homeless encampment cleared
Thirty-five tents remained at the encampment after notice was given to vacate the area, the park board said.
Minneapolis Park Board sets limits on size, locations of encampments in parks
The Minneapolis Park Board says it is still determining which parks can continue to have encampments, but will limit it to 20 parks with 25 tents each.
New resolution could limit number of Minneapolis park encampments
The park board will vote on the plan this week.
Body recovered from pond near homeless camp in Maplewood
A man was heard struggling in the pond two days earlier.
Minneapolis park board may limit homeless encampments at city parks
It is considering a resolution Wednesday that would also require encampments to be gone by Sept. 1.
Reports: Child sexually assaulted at Powderhorn Park encampment
Authorities are now investigating.
Advocates call for help with 'emergency humanitarian situation' at Powderhorn Park
Around 100 unhoused people have sought shelter in Powderhorn Park since last week.
200 ordered to leave Sheraton that was 'sanctuary hotel' for homeless
It came after a reported drug overdose.
MN lawmaker condemned for comparing homelessness to camping
The Grand Rapids senator's comments have been denounced by Twin Cities leaders.
Woman in 'abandoned tent' injured by construction equipment
The woman was picked up by a utility vehicle with a front-end bucket.
Hennepin Co. moves 130 homeless into hotels over coronavirus concerns
Communities across the world are making similar moves.