Medical officials fear the rise of heroin abuse in Minnesota is connected to an increase in hepatitis C. Some suspect dirty needles may be to blame.
The Wild take on Tampa Tuesday night in a dash to the Olympic break. Keith Ballard came home in the off season to try and help solidify a group of defensemen that is a blend of veterans and youth.
For four decades, YouthLink has been helping homeless youth with food, counseling and academic support.
A 17-year-old Foreston youth died when he was hit by a car as he was trying to cross a highway.
New numbers reveal more Americans are using marijuana. The report, released Wednesday, was done by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and it shows that marijuana use has increased steadily over the past five years.
A Duluth man is accused of sexually assaulting a boy on his Little League baseball team, including photographing the two of them together naked. Peter Jay Olson, 47, is charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of possessing pictorial presentation of minors, and one count of use of a minor in a sexual performance.
Outdoor baseball is the craze in this state, the Gophers added their own new stadium this spring. But it took until summer to really appreciate it — and no one likes it more than the young players during summer baseball camps.
Wilder Research estimates, that on any night in the state of Minnesota, 2,500 youth and young adults are homeless and unaccompanied by an adult.
Minnesota’s homeless youth population is growing. On any given night, 2,500 young people spend the night on couches, car backseats, or worst of all, at city parks across the Metro. More than 10,000 Minnesotans younger than 18 will experience homelessness in some form this year.
A mother wants to have a picture with her child in her yearbook. The school says no, what do you say? Tell us on our Facebook page.
Inside the art covered walls of YouthLink lies a refuge — a safe place for youth with nowhere to call home.
Take a 7 minute quiz from Harvard Researchers to find your REAL age!
We know the sun’s powerful rays can cause damage to our skin like brown spots, wrinkles and even cancer. Now new technology is using light to do the opposite.
Cody Varney nearly died last March when the vehicle he was riding in rolled three times on a Wisconsin roadway. Now, he’s hoping to educate other teen drivers on the dangers behind the wheel.
Reading is arguably one of the most important lessons learned in school, but literacy can be a challenge for some students.