Photo Exhibit Highlights St. Paul's 'Invisible People'A Twin Cities photographer hopes his pictures start a different kind of conversation about an often hidden population. Chris LaFontaine visited St. Paul's bridges and river bluffs to see for himself how the homeless live.
Expanded Center For Homeless Youth Opens In St. PaulSt. Paul's homeless youth have a new place to get the help needed to get back on their feet. On Wednesday, the nonprofit Face to Face opened the doors to a much larger daytime center called SafeZone.
Cafe Owner’s Story Of Helping A Homeless Man Goes ViralA south Minneapolis café owner is getting national attention for how she treated a homeless man who walked into her business and asked for money.
Study: Homelessness Down In Minnesota For 1st Time In A DecadeAccording to statistics gathered by Wilder Research, there are 9,312 homeless adults, youth and children in Minnesota -- a drop of about 9 percent from the last statistics gathered in 2012.
Hennepin County Saw An Increase In Homelessness Last YearDespite many different efforts to end homelessness in Hennepin County, the number of people living in shelters has increased.
State Officials Announce Major Plan To Combat HomelessnessThe plan was announced along with new numbers showing a 10 percent decline in homelessness last year. There was an even larger decrease in the number of families with children without housing.
West St. Paul Police Officer Pays To Repair Homeless Family's TruckA Twin Cities family starting the year in difficult circumstances is thanking a watchful community member for stepping in.
Nearly $4,000 Of Supplies Stolen From Homelessness Nonprofit On ChristmasSomeone broke in through a window of Small Sums -- a St. Paul nonprofit -- and took the resources they provide to the homeless.
Minneapolis Man Spends Nights Handing Out Thousands Of Sandwiches To HomelessA short, online documentary about Allan Law and his one man charity, Minneapolis Recreation Development, has gone viral. He's been giving out sandwiches and other essentials on the streets for years.
Crystal Church Hands Out Winter Survival Backpacks To HomelessThe Serenity Village Community Church of Crystal gathers every Saturday to hand out sandwiches to the homeless in south Minneapolis. The church decided this holiday sesaon people needed a bit more.
Lonsdale Woman Crochets Hundreds Of Scarves For The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect and in June, at the age of 31, she had a heart transplant. Sammons was out at Valley Park in St. Paul Saturday giving back.
Heart Transplant Survivor Works To Warm The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect. In June at the age of 31 she had a heart transplant. Now, she spends her time helping the homeless by crocheting scarves to help them stay warm. Elizabeth Sammons has spent countless hours crocheting scarves for the homeless.