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The Twin Cities Finds Resiliency in Action After George Floyd’s Killing

On Memorial Day 2020, George Floyd, an African-American man, was killed by a Minneapolis police officer outside of Cup Foods on 38th Street and...

State Leaders Struggle in the Fallout from George Floyd’s Killing

  Minnesota Governor Tim Walz and state officials stood together after an unreal stretch of days with the Twin Cities burning in anguish, looting and lawlessness after...

What can we do about homelessness in the time of COVID-19?

  Imagine living on the streets with only a sleeping bag – and if you’re lucky, maybe a tent and some pocket change. You’re already...

Finding Peace on the Water During COVID-19

  I’ve been canoeing since before I could walk. My parents – both avid outdoors enthusiasts – used to strap a playpen inside their canoe...

Homeless Youth: Finding Home

  FULL-LENGTH DOCUMENTARY Original broadcast date: November 22, 2008 Homelessness affects those much younger than many of us know - and much of their journey spent navigating...

A Detroit Lakes Resort Owner Remains Hopeful for the Summer Season

Beth Schupp is a fourth-generation resort owner in Detroit Lakes, Minn. And she's bracing for the best for the 94th summer that the  Fair Hills...
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10 Insights on the Challenges Facing Minneapolis Renters

In February, KMOJ and Twin Cities PBS partnered to present "Housing First: A Community Conversation," a free event held at the Cora McCorvey Health...

Building a Housing Movement on the East Side

  In our fragmented and digital world, it’s sometimes hard to remember that large-scale, on-the-ground, grassroots activism has been humanity’s primary agent of structural change...

So You Want to Build Some Affordable Housing?

Drift around the metro area and you're sure to notice a slew of multi-unit apartment buildings rising from former parking lots, nestled up against...
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Housing Summit inspires action on the East Side. What’s next?

Seanne Thomas is owner of ABC Realty, a boutique, Black and female-owned real estate company on the East Side of Saint Paul. Back in...