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Panel Grants Sex Offender Conditional Release From Lockup

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judicial panel has granted a 47-year-old man conditional release from the Minnesota Sex Offender Program, despite objections from medical experts and program officials. 129 more words


Human rights commissioner reads to area kids

AUSTIN, Minn. – The new Reading Oasis at Mower County Health and Human Services had a special visitor Tuesday.

Minnesota Human Rights Commissioner Kevin Lindsey stopped by Tuesday afternoon to speak with children and their parents and took some time to read a few books. 158 more words

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St. Cloud Protesters Say Speaker Made Negative Comments About Somali Refugees

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (WCCO) — Accusations of racism are dividing one Minnesota community.

A group protested in St. Cloud Saturday after a speaker allegedly talked about the effects of Somali immigrants moving to the city. 292 more words


St. Peter Hospital Worker Hurt After Attack By Patient

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A female staff member at the state hospital in St. Peter is being treated for injuries after being assaulted by a 16-year-old patient. 85 more words


Baby Safe Homes: Minn. Couple Helps Baby Proof Young Family Homes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — According to research by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, over a 10-year period there were 83 deaths at day care facilities across the state. 483 more words


State suspends foster care license at Brooklyn Park home where 6-year-old died

Minnesota’s Department of Human Services has suspended the license of a Brooklyn Park foster care provider while the death of a 6-year-old girl in the home is investigated. 278 more words


Questions raised about Minnesota non-profits

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s legislative auditor plans to investigate the state’s oversight of community action agencies.

The Minnesota Departments of Commerce and Human Services recently severed ties with Community Action of Minneapolis, a nonprofit that was found to have spent lavishly on travel, bonuses and executive perks at the expense of services to low-income families.   76 more words

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