Tag: Minnesota

Minnesota Hospital Struggle Under Weight of Latest Virus Surge

Intensive care units are nearing capacity and health care workers are in short supply in Minnesota, as coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths all reach levels not seen since vaccines became widely available. All of the state’s counties are at high risk for community transmission, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. New daily […]

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Oil Pipeline Protesters Are Building Trauma Support Centers

After the media spotlight faded and police forced oil pipeline protesters to pack up and leave in 2016, the struggle that began at the Standing Rock encampment in Sioux County, North Dakota was far from over. More than 800 Water Protectors had been arrested at the Oceti Sakowin resistance camp, where indigenous people and their […]

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