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  • Previously Homeless Teen Takes Her Message to the Streets

    Friday, Nov 18 at 9:25 AM

    (Duluth, MN)-- Northland's NewsCenter- It takes someone who was once homeless themselves to recognize the plight of homeless youth. One young woman is taking her experience to the streets in hopes of helping others.

  • Teen Revives Her Life Using Confidence and Independence

    (Duluth, MN)--Northland's NewsCenter- You might not see them, but they're there. Hundreds of homeless kids, hiding behind borrowed doors across the Twin Ports. For one of these teens, the Life House youth center in Duluth was the key to escaping an abusive relationship and finding success and revival.

  • Homeless Teen Vows to Give Children a Better Life

    (Duluth, MN)-- Northland's NewsCenter- Shanise has been in the system almost her entire life, but she refuses to set her children up for the same destiny. With the help of a local youth center, Shanise is living on her own and receiving her GED in January. Watch her story here.

  • Youth Center Seeks Funding by Highlighting Their Kids

    (Duluth, MN)-- Northland's NewsCenter- Life House of Duluth provides homeless, at-risk youth with essential services to help get them back on their feet. These services can be extremely expensive so the Life House is hoping to get donations by highlighting a different teen every month. In this mini-story we preview a series of profiles on some of these teens and their success stories.

  • Homeless Teen Finds Outlet in Boxing

    (Duluth, MN)-- Northland's NewsCenter- A homeless teenager sees the possibility of a bright future with the help of a new found hobby, and a Duluth organization.

  • iPad is Changing One Northland Girl's Life

    Duluth, MN - (Northland's News Center) - Autism Spectrum Disorder affects the learning abilities of nearly one in every 110 children in the United States. Now, a non-profit organization is changing the way children with Autism are able to learn, including one girl right here in the Northland.

  • Teens Encourage Others to Sign Pledge Against Distracted Driving

    (Proctor, MN)-- Northland's NewsCenter- About a month ago local high school students got together and vowed not to drive while distracted. Now they're encouraging their classmates, teachers, and members of the community to do the same.

  • Courage Center Duluth Receives $15,000 Grant

    Duluth, MN - (Northland's News Center) - Thanks to a $15,000 grant from the Northland Foundation, 35 students with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Duluth community will get to take part in a special after-school program.

  • Two Young Northland Brothers Are Stepping In To Help Families In Need

    Duluth, MN - (Northland's News Center) - Minnesota Foodshare says this could be the busiest winter ever for Minnesota Food Shelves. Because of the increased need in the Northland, two young brothers are stepping to help families in need this year.

  • Spirit Mountain Easter EGG-Stravaganza

    Duluth - (Northland's News Center) - The Easter Bunny came early for a group of lucky kids in Duluth today