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September 9, 2016
Too many homeless in F-M
The latest survey of homeless people in the Fargo-Moorhead metro has some good news, but not much. Numbers were down slightly, according to St. Paul-based Wilder Research, a firm that specializes in assessing homelessness in cities across the nation. The Wilder findings for F-M fit...
September 9, 2016 - 6:34am
July 15, 2016
Suspect detained in killings of three homeless men in San Diego
SAN DIEGO - A man suspected of killing three homeless men this month in San Diego, and setting at least two of them on fire, was detained early...
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July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
Man arrested over Los Angeles fire that killed 5 homeless people
LOS ANGELES - Four homeless people were found dead on Tuesday inside a burned-out office building near downtown Los Angeles, bringing to five the death toll from a fire a day earlier that led to the arrest of a man suspected of igniting the flames, officials said.Johnny Sanchez, 21,...
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June 15, 2016 - 1:00am
May 11, 2016
Jamestown sites collecting items for people who are homeless
The North Dakota Coalition for Homeless People is partnering with Surprise Church in Bismarck to provide bags of essential-care items to people experiencing homelessness. The movement provides “Mercy Boxes” where people can donate new and unused travel-sized personal care items,...
May 11, 2016 - 6:58am
December 28, 2015
Fargo veteran raises $18,000 to help homeless
FARGO—Eric Jungels, a Fargo man who spent nine days sleeping in a tent to raise money to fight homelessness, woke up Christmas Eve...
December 28, 2015 - 6:57am
October 19, 2015
Hawaii's homeless numbers increase
HONOLULU -- Hawaii's homeless population has increased in the last year, putting a strain on local outreach services in Honolulu, according to local service providers. "We're recently seeing this increase and it's becoming a problem," said Kimo Carvalho, who works at the Institute...
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October 19, 2015 - 7:00pm
April 23, 2015
Woman survived 3-day ordeal in storage shed
FARGO—Lori Jamison heard trucks roaring past outside and started to get worried as her cries for help echoed off the inside of the...
April 23, 2015 - 6:45am
January 9, 2015
Upcoming survey to shed light on the number of homeless people in area, state
The South Central Homeless Coalition is getting ready for the statewide point in time homeless survey taking place on Jan. 29 and 30. At its meeting Thursday coalition members discussed the importance of the survey with Michael Carbone, executive director of the North Dakota Coalition...
January 9, 2015 - 8:34am
December 5, 2014
Ireland’s church offers beds for homeless after man’s death
DUBLIN — The Archbishop of Dublin offered on Tuesday to house some of the city’s homeless people in church property, as government policy came under fire after a homeless man died just meters from parliament. The man’s body was found by a passerby in a doorway on Monday and...
December 5, 2014 - 9:18am
May 9, 2014
Homeless Coalition revising 10-year plan
The South Central Homeless Coalition is continuing revisions to its 10-year plan and SCHC board member David Klein presented the first revised draft of the new plan. The last 10-year plan was created in 2007 and only focused on the Jamestown area. With a growing homeless population...
May 9, 2014 - 6:57am
March 28, 2014
Teen helps homeless find jobs: Aspiring engineer wants to incorporate social work into her daily life
DICKINSON, N.D. — An ancient Chinese proverb encourages people to enable one another, rather than provide handouts. A Dickinson High School...
March 28, 2014 - 7:34am
March 14, 2014
Homeless man freezes to death
FARGO — Results from the state medical examiner’s office indicate a homeless man found dead Jan. 9 in Fargo died of hypothermia, said Fargo police Lt. Joel Vettel. Randy Lee LaFontaine, 48, was found lifeless under a truck about four blocks from the Gladys Ray Shelter. LaFontaine,...
March 14, 2014 - 7:09am
February 21, 2014
Friends in faith: Fargo church boosts Churches United efforts
FARGO — A $50,000 fundraising campaign at St. John Lutheran Church here will help Moorhead-based Churches United for the Homeless tackle large-scale housing projects throughout the Fargo-Moorhead area in the coming years. Their gift will provide seed money for one of the shelter’s...
February 21, 2014 - 7:45am
February 17, 2014
Coalition seeks help to address homelessness
WILLMAR, Minn. — A statewide homeless coalition with roots in west-central Minnesota wants the Legislature to approve $100 million in bonds this year to build affordable housing. The money is needed to ensure stability in families, schools and communities, said Rhonda Otteson,...
February 17, 2014 - 7:29am
December 31, 2013
Local groups working to help address the needs of area homeless people
The South Central Homeless Coalition is updating a 10-year plan on how to address the needs of homeless people in Jamestown and the nine-county Region VI area. Before the coalition can complete the plan, its members want to conduct a more thorough survey of the homeless in Region...
December 31, 2013 - 7:26am