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Seasons Of Hope: Helping A Family Of 10

In communities all around us, there is no shortage of good, hard-working families that just need a little help to get through tough times. So, in this Season of Hope, WCCO is connecting families in need with those who can help.

12/12/2011

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Adopt-A-Family In Need This Holiday Season

This holiday season you and your family can truly do something unique. You can adopt a family.

11/30/2011

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Fleet Farm Changes Mind, Will Allow Bell Ringers

Minnesota-based Mills Fleet Farm has changed its mind about allowing Salvation Army bell ringers to stand outside their stores.

11/30/2011

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Trucks Arrive To Help Struggling Minn. Families

Three big trucks full of food and essentials for families in need were unloaded on Tuesday in the Twin Cities.

09/27/2011

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Back-To-School Shopping Affordable For Low-Income Kids

Back-to-school shopping is fun, but also very expensive.

07/26/2011

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Heat Wave Shows The Value Of Air Conditioning

The Salvation Army Harbor Light Center is not just a refuge from the streets. During the current heat wave, it’s where Bryant Devine finds momentary relief from the heat.

07/18/2011

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Souris River Flood Battle Is Deja Vu For MN Man

A man who met his future wife in Minot 43 years ago and helped battle the Souris River flood of 1969 is back helping out this year’s flood victims.

07/13/2011

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Families Still Struggle After Mpls. Tornado

You don’t have to drive too far from downtown Minneapolis to find several neighborhoods in need following the tornado that hit in May.

07/11/2011

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Salvation Army To Raise $1 Million For Tornado Victims

The Twin Cities branch of the Salvation Army has set a goal of $1 million to help victims of the north Minneapolis tornado.

05/28/2011

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Tornado Relief: How You Can Help

Many people are wondering how they can help with the tornado recovery effort. According to officials, donations are needed, not goods.

05/24/2011

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Mpls Vs. St. Paul Firefighters In Wings Challenge

Minneapolis and St. Paul firefighters are bringing some heat to their food drive challenge with a hot wings eating contest.

03/14/2011

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Woman Dies En Route To Homeless Shelter

A woman died overnight in Minneapolis while she was walking to a homeless shelter.

01/21/2011

Marie Sandvik Center in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis. (credit: CBS)

Homeless Celebrate Christmas Together At Ministry

In the Twin Cities, the Salvation Army houses 900 people every night. The Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless estimates that every night, around 9,000 people in Minnesota experience homelessness. That struggle is all the more a cold reality on Christmas Eve.

12/24/2010

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2 Wis. Men Fined For Taking Red Kettle

Two men accused of stealing a Salvation Army red kettle from outside a Milwaukee Walmart this week have each been fined $363.

12/24/2010

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Give Big: Sal. Army Donations Tripled Next 2 Days

To give big means to give bigger the next few days at The Salvation Army. The Twin Cities Salvation army announced that donations made on Dec. 22 and Dec. 23 will be tripled because of a pledge to match up to $1.5 million.

12/21/2010

Helen McCombie of Hudson, Wis. bell rings for the Salvation Army for 30 hours in the hopes of raising $30,000 on Dec. 21, 2010. (credit: CBS)

Salvation Army Bell Ringer To Ring For 30 Hours, $30K

A woman in Hudson, Wis. is on a bell ringing marathon to raise money for the Salvation Army.

12/20/2010

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Minn. Woman Recovers Ring Dropped In Charity Kettle

A company that makes promotional products such as pens and mugs is shutting down its Janesville manufacturing plant and moving the work to its existing plant in Red Wing, Minn.

12/04/2010

A homeless man lays in a street of Paris on Nov. 19, 2010. (credit: Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images)

People Sleep Outside For Homelessness Awareness

3 Way Entertainment, along with Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity are braving the elements to bring about awareness to homelessness.

11/20/2010

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