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Immigrants, Poor Fish For Their Dinner, Unaware Of Mercury

It’s midday and the white bucket balanced on the rocky shore at Mountha Uppasay’s feet holds five or six white bass, moving sluggishly in the water she scooped from the Des Moines River.

07/29/2015

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Minnesota May Boost Cash Grants For Low-Income Families

Minnesota’s cash grant for low-income families could increase for the first time in nearly 30 years. A family of three receives about $532 per month. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and some lawmakers in both parties want to increase the grants by $100 to help the nearly 33,000 families in the program deal with rising housing and transportation costs.

04/02/2015

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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

07/21/2013

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Minnesota Gets Another $7M For Heating Help

Minnesota is getting another $7 million in federal aid to help low-income customers pay their heating bills.

01/25/2011