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Foster care

November 28, 2017
Minn. 2-year-old's death in foster home investigated
November 28, 2017 - 8:58pm
November 22, 2017
Joshua Pence gets doggy kisses from his service dog Zippy at his home in Merrifield, Minn., near his mother Megan Pence. Kisses are one of Zippy's jobs to help Joshua when he's stressed or overwhelmed. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Serviceplay button
Kisses from Zippy: A dog's love changes boy's life
November 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
October 3, 2017
Eighty-eight-year-old Fargo foster mother Marian Kadrie has been honored as part of the national Angels in Adoption program. She, and her late husband, Orviell have taken in more than 300 foster children in the last few decades. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
'One big family': 88-year-old F-M foster mom has taken in over 300 kids
October 3, 2017 - 11:40pm
May 19, 2017
Nobles County Community Services Director Stacie Golombiecki, left, and Family and Social Services Supervisor Krysta Anderson hold some of the fleece blankets given to children who enter emergency foster care. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Need for foster parents is great in Minn.
May 19, 2017 - 4:31pm
November 17, 2015
Dana and Krista Hedberg went to great measures to adopt. They eventually elected to open their home to foster children. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
November 17, 2015 - 11:24am
December 28, 2014
New state policies encourage adoption
December 28, 2014 - 9:20pm
December 1, 2013
Meeting Tuesday for prospective foster parents
December 1, 2013 - 11:16pm
September 30, 2013
An electronic ankle monitor is modeled recently by a member of law enforcement staff at the Kandiyohi County Jail in Willmar. The device sends information about the wearer to a remote monitoring center. Kandiyohi County Family Services has used the monitors in a handful of juvenile cases recently as an alternative to placement outside the home. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Electronic monitoring can offer less restrictive, cheaper alternative to juvenile placement
September 30, 2013 - 5:12am
July 25, 2013
Duluth woman’s foster license revoked after son accused of sex with child
July 25, 2013 - 7:00am