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How Inequity Gets Built Into America’s Vaccination System

This story was originally published by ProPublica. It’s a fact that simply being eligible for a vaccine in America doesn’t mean that you can instantly...

The role of health care equity in improving public safety |...

Health and access to affordable, high-quality health care play key roles in creating the conditions necessary for true public safety — and they are...

Indoor tiny house village for homeless people set to open next...

Inside a former publishing warehouse in Minneapolis’ trendy North Loop neighborhood, an entire tiny house community is being built to shelter 100 people experiencing...

Pandemic hits women, people of color hardest

Kimberly Jones knew something was up as she was walking to a company-wide meeting and saw some veteran employees packing up their belongings. She’d started...

Testing for lead poisoning in children down during pandemic, raising alarms...

Fewer Minnesota children have received lead tests during the pandemic, which could have lifelong consequences for them — and carry a heavy societal cost. During...

Thousands of Doctors’ Offices Buckle Under Financial Stress of COVID-19

Cormay Caine misses a full day of work and drives more than 130 miles round trip to take five of her children to their...

What Minnesota’s flu vaccine rates can tell us about a COVID-19...

A COVID-19 vaccine may be available in a matter of months — but convincing enough Minnesotans to get the shot might not be easy. Roughly one-third...

In a post-Roe world, Minnesota would become a haven for abortion...

With a vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett slated for Oct. 22, the anxieties of some —...

In debate, Jason Lewis veers into debunked conspiracy theories about wildfires...

Jason Lewis, the former talk radio host and one term Republican congressman veered into debunked conspiracy theories about wildfires and urban rioting during a...

Minnesota’s childhood vaccination rates falling during the pandemic, putting kids at...

Fewer Minnesota children are receiving routine vaccinations during the COVID-19 pandemic — a worrying trend that experts say could lead to new outbreaks of...