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April 24, 2018
The “Homeless Jesus” statue is seen Tuesday, April 24, in front of First Lutheran Church on Broadway in Fargo. The statue was installed in June 2016, and passers-by still sometimes call 911 to report a person lying there. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Hoping to curb false alarms, fire chief cites 'Homeless Jesus' calls as a prime example
April 24, 2018 - 8:35pm
February 11, 2018
Whitney Fear (left), homeless health nurse case manager with Family HealthCare, and Jillian Gould, homeless outreach specialist for Fargo's Gladys Ray Shelter, are raising awareness of an increase in suspected human trafficking of native women and children. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Local advocates warn of rise in trafficking of native women, kids
February 11, 2018 - 4:01pm
January 28, 2018
Sheyenne Rodriguez and her three daughters -- Esperanza (left), Isidra and Jimena -- have struggled to find permanent housing in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Blake Gumprecht / The Forum
The road to homelessness: How a woman and her three kids ended up in Fargo with no home
January 28, 2018 - 6:00am
January 3, 2018
Volunteers with the Salvation Army bring food into the Moorhead Armory Wednesday, Dec. 27. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed a declaration of emergency to allow Churches United for the Homeless to use the armory until Thursday, Jan. 4, as an overflow space for sheltering homeless people. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Starting Thursday, Dilworth Community Center to be used as overflow homeless shelter
January 3, 2018 - 7:36pm
December 27, 2017
Volunteers with the Salvation Army bring food into the Moorhead Armory Wednesday, Dec. 27. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed a declaration of emergency to allow Churches United for the Homeless to use the armory until Thursday, Jan. 4, as an overflow space for sheltering homeless people. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Plea made for volunteers, donations to help shelter homeless in subzero temps
December 27, 2017 - 8:45pm
December 21, 2017
Willard Yellow Bird, cultural planner with the City of Fargo, reads a prayer during the Homeless Persons' Memorial Day service at First Lutheran Church Thursday, Dec. 21. Yellow Bird said Native Americans account for a large portion of the homeless population here in Fargo-Moorhead. Kim Hyatt/ The Forum
Memorial service honors homeless lives lost; F-M shelters at capacity
December 21, 2017 - 9:01pm
December 15, 2017
Memorial service for homeless to be held Thursday
December 15, 2017 - 10:34pm
November 24, 2017
Bryan Luer, seated, is a participant in a medical respite program for the homeless. It provides a bed and assistance for homeless people after they are discharged from the hospital, but not well enough to return to the streets. Luer now has an apartment and receives visits from Monnie Knapp, standing, of Community Living Services. Patrick Springer / The Forum
A respite from the street: Easing homeless from hospital to shelter improves lives, saves money
November 24, 2017 - 6:00am
October 18, 2017
Free dental screenings offered to the homeless
October 18, 2017 - 8:46pm
October 8, 2017
Men cited for certain violations work off their fines by collecting trash under the Main Avenue bridge Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Fargo. Downtown Resource Officer Jesseca White, at left, surveys the area while the group works.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Working to stop the cycle: With no means to pay fines, homeless get a chance to work them off
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
Offenders cited for certain violations work off their fines by collecting trash under the First Avenue North bridge Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Fargo, N.D.
Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Working to stop the cycle: With no means to pay fines, the homeless get a chance to work them off
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
May 27, 2017
The New Life Center has 70 emergency beds as seen Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, in Fargo, N.D. The shelter has recently had to turn people away during what is traditionally a slower time of year.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Homeless advocates relieved, still worried about ND shelter funding
May 27, 2017 - 6:03pm
May 8, 2017
In this file photo from 2015, Jeanne Rodriguez moves an air mattress into place in preparation for the F-M Sheltering Churches project. At the Fargo City Commission meeting on Monday, May 8, advocates announced the project is commencing after six years of area churches serving as overflow shelters. Rick Abbott / The Forum
F-M Sheltering Churches ends, advocates to aid city in finding alternatives
May 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
February 9, 2017
Inspirational sticky notes fill a wall at Little Caesar's Pizza in north Fargo. The notes are attached to boxes of pizza delivered to the Salvation Army, New Life Center and Dorothy Day House. David Samson / The Forum
At Fargo Little Caesars, extras go to homeless shelters
February 9, 2017 - 11:21am
January 24, 2017
F-M Sheltering Churches program 'too vulnerable,' could end soon
January 24, 2017 - 4:24pm
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