Minnesota Says It Must Repay Feds $48M For Improper Chemical Dependency PaymentsThe Minnesota Department of Human Services says it must repay the federal government an estimated $48 million that it paid to ineligible chemical dependency treatment providers.
Human Services Official Who Quit, Then Stayed, Resigns AgainDeputy Commissioner Claire Wilson's last day at the Department of Human Services will be Friday.
'It Is Time To Learn A Lesson': Lawmakers Hold Rare, Contentious Hearing On Troubled DHSMinnesota lawmakers are warning the Department of Human Services to end the turmoil at the $14-billion-a-year state agency.
Minnesota Dept. Of Human Services Reports Data BreachThe Minnesota Department of Human Services says a data breach potentially exposed personal information on up to 3,000 people.
Food Concerns Mount As Government Shutdown ContinuesAs day 28 of the federal shutdown comes to a close, fears of the continued strain on food shelves and federal food assistance programs grows.
Department Of Health Clears Maltreatment Complaint BacklogThe Minnesota Department of Health faced a backlog at the beginning of 2018 and encountered 2,321 reports awaiting triage.
New Child Support Law Aims To Reduce Parent ConflictThe law changes the formula for how courts adjust the basic child support amount.
After Computer Error, Backlog Of $30M In MinnesotaCare Premiums Won't Be CollectedState officials say they will not try to collect a backlog of $30 million in MinnesotaCare premiums that weren't paid.
Rally Held For Attendants Who Help People With DisabilitiesA rally was held Tuesday at the State Capitol for people who help those with disabilities.
Dayton Introduces Legislation To Fight Elder AbuseGovernor Mark Dayton is taking action to help protect Minnesota seniors.
Minn. Senate Committee Hears Elder Abuse CasesMinnesota state officials say it will take at least six months to clear a massive backlog of abuse complaints at senior care facilities around the state.
Minneapolis Daycare License Revoked After Allegations Of Fraud, MaltreatmentA north Minneapolis daycare has had its license revoked following allegations of both financial misconduct and maltreatment of children
State Officials Say 2016 Child Abuse Numbers Up 25 PercentState health officials say reported child abuse and neglect numbers rose dramatically last year, by as much as 25 percent from 2015.
Report: MN Human Services Dept. Pays $59M In Overtime Since 2013A legislative audit shows overtime pay at one of the state government's largest agencies has reached $59 million in the past three years.
Sheriff: 22-Month-Old Child Dies At Anoka County Day CareAuthorities say a day care in the north Twin Cities metro has been closed while the death of a toddler is under investigation. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says 22-month-old Cameron Lange died during an incident at a day care in Circle Pines.