Heating Assistance payments to low-income Minnesotans begin soon The Minnesota Department of Commerce announced today that Minnesota will receive $98,726,312 in federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) funds for Minnesota’s Energy Assistance Program (EAP). LIHEAP helps low-income homeowners and renters pay heating bills through grant money paid directly to utility companies and heating [...]
The statistics are astounding: 37 people have been killed in Minnesota this year in a domestic violence situation. Most of the victims are women, but not all. The individuals represent several races, many ages and all corners of the state. The stories are grim: A 20-year-old college student from Burnsville killed, a young woman from [...]
Join the Dayton Lions Sunday, Dec. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for dad’s delicious waffles with all the various choices of syrup, sausage, milk, orange juice and coffee. The waffle breakfast will be at the Champlin Legion located at Hwy 169 and Hayden Lake Road in Champlin. Santa will be there for the [...]
All after-school and evening activities in the Anoka-Hennepin School District have been cancelled for Dec. 4 due to heavy snowfall and the forecast for continuing snow throughout the afternoon.
Advocacy services work to combat, prevent domestic violence by NATALIE CONRAD Sun CURRENT Newspapers Domestic violence and abuse are difficult problems to solve, but there is hope. After, or even before, law enforcement steps in, a variety of advocacy services are available to help victims break free of domestic violence, whether their needs are [...]