State’s largest agency moved to eliminate a $19 million deficit by slashing public services and laying off staff members.
Updated: January 27, 2015, - 10:59 PM
As assaults on Minnesota Security Hospital staff rise, plan would shift violent patients to secure facilities.
Updated: January 22, 2015, - 04:29 PM
Facing a shortage of beds and cost pressures, hospitals use outside social workers for help.
Updated: January 19, 2015, - 10:23 PM
Mental health care in rural Minnesota is at crisis levels.
Updated: January 17, 2015, - 12:00 AM
The regional housing authority expects up to 70,000 families to apply for just 2,000 cherished spots on a waiting list for housing vouchers.
Updated: January 14, 2015, - 11:01 PM
Program eliminates long-standing penalty that reduced benefits for children adopted by foster parents.
Updated: January 08, 2015, - 10:14 PM
Once a leader in preventing Medicaid theft, Minnesota now lags in prosecuting fraudulent home-care workers.
Updated: December 28, 2014, - 06:43 AM
The once-amicable and highly local business of home caregiving has become a multibillion-dollar industry marked by for-profit franchising and cutthroat competition.
Updated: December 14, 2014, - 06:11 AM
The release of Robert Jeno, only the third offender ever discharged from the sex offender program, could prove precedent-setting.
Updated: December 05, 2014, - 08:06 PM