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Here are links to current news articles or other media highlighting information related to preventing and ending homelessness in Dakota County! All links open in a new window.

Most Recent Articles (updated 06/03/2014)

More Renters Receiving Federal Help Get Squeezed Out of Apartments

Minnesota's Home Ownership Gap Worsens

The New Face of Homelessness - Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless

Legislative Wrap Up: $100 Million for Housing Passed - Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless

For the first time, average apartment rental in the Metro hits $1000 

Past Articles

Look Beneath the Stereotypes Surrounding Homelessness

After Losing Job, 52-Year-Old Grandfather Struggles to Get Back on His Feet

Layoff Leads to Homelessness and Drugs, Redemption for Eagan Woman

Suburban Homelessness on the Rise, Local Leaders Say

Guest Column: Homeless Grandfather Grapples with Self-Image

Guest Column: Aging Out of Foster Care

Guest Column: The Costs of Homelessness Are High

Homeless Students Especially Vulnerable to Academic Setbacks, Educators Say

Dakota County Staff Face Daunting Homeless Challenge

Guest Column: Prevention Will Help Us End Homelessness

Heading Home: Dakota County's 10-Year Plan to End Homelessness

Former Meth Addict Starts a New Life After Brush with Homelessness

Guest Column: "We Should Strive to Meet the Basic Needs of All"

Guest Column: Homelessness Isn't Just Cardboard Signs or Loiterers on a Street

Successful Drafter Battled Personal Issues, Alcoholism Before Becoming Homeless

Homeless in Dakota County: Get Help, Donate or Volunteer

Guest Column: Homeless Man Lives on $92 a Month

Guest Column: Homelessness Deserves a Unified Response