UCare Minnesota has stepped up with about $160,000 for each of the next three years to rescue the Skyway Senior Center in downtown Minneapolis.
Updated: March 24, 2011, - 03:50 PM
Four health and human services proposals put forth by Republicans aim to cut about $1.6 billion of the state's projected $5 billion deficit.
Updated: March 23, 2011, - 09:10 PM
When landlords face foreclosures, tenants often lose their housing. Rights and leases can extend for months after a sale, but many families are scrambling and some are finding themselves homeless.
Updated: March 23, 2011, - 01:45 PM
There will be fewer people to care for the aged, and tax-supported nursing home costs will bust budgets.
Updated: March 23, 2011, - 09:18 AM
Trying to help bridge that gap, an innovative U approach pairs students with elderly.
Updated: March 23, 2011, - 09:14 AM
The number of Minnesotans with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia will swell from 88,000 to 198,000 in the next 30 years, possibly overwhelming the state, families and employers, a report finds.
Updated: March 23, 2011, - 09:13 AM
A plan to get federal flexibility in operating Medicaid is based on a Rhode Island experiment. But a study says that state got a "sweetheart deal" that has saved little.
Updated: March 22, 2011, - 10:34 PM
What happens if programs that help more than a million needy Minnesotans shrink?
Updated: March 22, 2011, - 02:39 PM
The plan targets programs for low-income, aged and disabled.
Updated: March 21, 2011, - 09:59 PM