Lifeguard Shortage Leaving Some Minnesota Pools, Beaches UnsupervisedA lifeguard shortage is hitting the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota, forcing some pools to close and beaches go unsupervised.
YMCA Offers Overnight Camps Again This Summer, After Curtailing During Pandemic's Early MonthsThe Y will require a negative COVID test from campers who attend an overnight camp. They are also encouraging staff to get vaccinated, and they’ll implement other safety measures.
Biden Leads Trump In Mock Elections At Schools Statewide, Survey FindsWith 26,790 votes tallied, Biden was leading the kids' choice vote for president, with about 54% of the vote to Donald Trump's 33.7%.
YMCA Program Offers Free Acupuncture Treatments To Release Stress
Loaves & Fishes Reports Record Breaking July, Serving Half A Million Meals To Minnesotans In NeedA local nonprofit is celebrating a record-breaking July after serving over half a million meals to Minnesotans in need.
YMCA To Close 3 Twin Cities Locations, At St. Paul, Prior Lake, And Lino LakesA major Twin Cities organization says three of its fitness facilities will be closing permanently, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
YMCA Offering Child Care For Parents Heading Back To WorkAs more Minnesotans go back to work, more families will need child care. The YMCA is one of many options, offering various programs to fit early education and school-aged kids. It costs $40 per day, families can pay per day without committing to a membership, and financial assistance is available.
Floyd’s Death Reopens Wounds For Family Of David Smith, Who Died In Similar MPD Arrest George Floyd's death brings up haunting memories for the family of another man who died during an arrest by Minneapolis police.
Mother's Love, YMCA Step Up To Help In Sudden North Minneapolis Grocery DroughtCub Foods on West Broadway Avenue was looted last week during the unrest after George Floyd's death. It's closed for now, creating an enormous and food and grocery desert in the area.
Basketballer Rich Melzer Back At YMCA, Discusses Sacred Place It Has Amid Community UnrestHe moved to River Falls with his family, made a commitment to basketball, and defied the odds, going from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls to the NBA and a career overseas.
'Take What You Need, Leave What You Can': YMCA Holds Essential Supply Drives Across Twin CitiesYMCA is holding essential supply drives at locations across the Twin Cities to support its community.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: YMCA, Loaves And Fishes, UnitedHealth Partnering To Provide Free MealsThere's a place where anyone who needs help feeding their family can go.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: YMCA, Loaves & Fishes, UnitedHealth Group Partner To Provide Fresh Food To CommunitiesYMCA is partnering with Loaves and Fishes and UnitedHealth Group to provide free meals to families in the community.
Sheridan Story, YMCA Twin Cities Partner To Provide Free Food For FamiliesFor more information on the YMCA food distribution locations, click here.
Coronavirus In MN: YMCA Opens 38 Locations For Children Of Essential WorkersStarting Monday, the YMCA Twin Cities will open its doors at 38 locations to elementary school-aged children whose parents are considered essential workers.