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KTTC Rochester
Oronoco manhunt called off, law enforcement can't find suspectswoman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstandi
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
woman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstanding Refugee Award The Minnesota Department of Human Services is recognizing seven residents with Outstanding Refugee Awards. One of them is Fatima Said of... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Austin cemetery tour highlights local historic figureswoman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstandi
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
woman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstanding Refugee Award The Minnesota Department of Human Services is recognizing seven residents with Outstanding Refugee Awards. One of them is Fatima Said of... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
University of Minnesota starts sexual assault task forcewoman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstandi
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
woman honored with Outstanding Refugee AwardWinona woman honored with Outstanding Refugee Award The Minnesota Department of Human Services is recognizing seven residents with Outstanding Refugee Awards. One of them is Fatima Said of... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Winona woman honored with Outstanding Refugee Awardwoman honored with Outstanding Refugee Award The Minnesota Department of Human
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
woman honored with Outstanding Refugee Award The Minnesota Department of Human Services is recognizing seven residents with Outstanding Refugee Awards. One of them is Fatima Said of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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The Border Mail
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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The Courier
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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Western Advocate
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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Manning River Times
Family desperate over severely autistic childwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Manning River Times / Posted 5 hours ago
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Day care suspended after two infant deaths in two yearsbut described the cause as "undetermined" and concluded there were no suspiciou
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 hours ago
but described the cause as "undetermined" and concluded there were no suspicious circumstances, Morawski said. The Oregon Department of Human Services separately found no abuse or neglect in the 2016 case, according to records of childcare deaths... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Temp company claims 'squeezed' out of city contractofficials about the bidding format for the staffing agreement. Officials told h
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
officials about the bidding format for the staffing agreement. Officials told him city departments — in this case, the Department of Human Services — can formulate proposal guidelines to fit their needs, Ledford said. Purchasing director... Read more
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Canberra Times
Parents of child with severe autism say they will relinquish him unless given more supportwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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The Age
Parents of child with severe autism say they will relinquish him unless given more supportwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
The Age / Posted yesterday
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Parents of child with severe autism say they will relinquish him unless given more supportwho told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they we
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
who told them that under the act the other children could be removed if they were being harmed. A spokesman for the Department of Human Services says they cannot comment directly on individual cases for privacy reasons. But, he says, child... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Conditions remain stagnant for Mental Health Institute in Puebloreally in a crisis," Garcia said. Thursday night the staff was able to speak d
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
really in a crisis," Garcia said. Thursday night the staff was able to speak directly with the head of the Colorado Department of Human Services to voice their concerns. "Making sure that they're feeling valued in their job, that their work... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
DHS: Hackers possibly accessed data as part of email scampotentially accessed protected health information for 820 people following an e
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
potentially accessed protected health information for 820 people following an email scam at an Iowa agency. The Iowa Department of Human Services says in a press release Friday that hackers sent so-called phishing emails to agency employees... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Waits Sentenced to More Than 14 Years for Role in Multi-Million Dollar SchemeUnited States Department of Agriculture (USDA) feeding programs in Arkansas are
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) feeding programs in Arkansas are administered through the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS). Sponsors who want to participate in the feeding programs must submit an application to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
DHS: Hackers possibly accessed data as part of email scampotentially accessed protected health information for 820 people following an e
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
potentially accessed protected health information for 820 people following an email scam at an Iowa agency. The Iowa Department of Human Services says in a press release Friday that hackers sent so-called phishing emails to agency employees... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Child-meal defrauder gets 14½ yearswas a leader and recruiter in the scheme that Proctor said was masterminded by
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
was a leader and recruiter in the scheme that Proctor said was masterminded by Waits’ new wife, Gladys Elise Waits, a state Department of Human Services employee. Gladys Waits, 37, who is also known as Gladys King, is serving a 9-year sentence for... Read more
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Manning River Times
Elderly warned of phone scammers, report anything suspiciousscams after he was recently targeted. Kevin McCarthy, 74, said he got a phone
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
scams after he was recently targeted. Kevin McCarthy, 74, said he got a phone call from someone claiming to be from the Department of Human Services who said he had been underpaid his pension. WARNING: Kevin McCarthy is warning others about a... Read more
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The North West Star
Elderly warned of phone scammers, report anything suspiciousscams after he was recently targeted. Kevin McCarthy, 74, said he got a phone
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
scams after he was recently targeted. Kevin McCarthy, 74, said he got a phone call from someone claiming to be from the Department of Human Services who said he had been underpaid his pension. WARNING: Kevin McCarthy is warning others about a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
11-old Star looks for her fair chance at finding a forever familyfirst-ever trip to the Arkansas State Fair, excitement is literally over the to
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
first-ever trip to the Arkansas State Fair, excitement is literally over the top. THV11's partnership with the Arkansas Department of Human Services allows us to feature foster children who are up for adoption. This week, we meet one girl who... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Place to Call Home: 11-old Star hoping to find forever familyfirst-ever trip to the Arkansas State Fair, excitement is literally over the to
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
first-ever trip to the Arkansas State Fair, excitement is literally over the top. THV11's partnership with the Arkansas Department of Human Services allows us to feature foster children who are up for adoption. This week, we meet one girl who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Foster father charged with shaking infant boy to deathbefore he was hospitalized on October 8; prior to that, boy had been in another
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
before he was hospitalized on October 8; prior to that, boy had been in another foster home Jacob had been removed from a Department of Human Services custody and transfered to Choctaw Nation's welfare program A 24-year-old foster father from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Court of Appealsand Murphy, JJ., agree. Gladwin, Glover, Vaught, and Brown, JJ., dissent. CV-1
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and Murphy, JJ., agree. Gladwin, Glover, Vaught, and Brown, JJ., dissent. CV-17-508. Elizabeth S. Barnes v. Arkansas Department of Human Services and Minor Child, from Independence County Circuit Court. Affirmed; motion to withdraw granted.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coroner rules Bethlehem Township personal care home death a homicideHouck Representatives of Arden Courts could not immediately be reached for com
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Houck Representatives of Arden Courts could not immediately be reached for comment. It is unclear whether the state Department of Human Services, which oversees personal care facilities, is investigating Scanlan’s death. Calls and emails to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police say Jonesboro woman left baby in hot car to go shopliftwith only two pairs of pants. A store security officer stopped Phommarath and r
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
with only two pairs of pants. A store security officer stopped Phommarath and recovered the stolen items. Caseworkers with the Department of Human Services' Division of Children and Family Services took custody of the child. State Desk on 10/18/2... Read more
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The North West Star
Defence Department could have first female boss, giving women clean sweep in defence and foreign affairsdefence and foreign affairs portfolios as never before. Fairfax Media understa
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
defence and foreign affairs portfolios as never before. Fairfax Media understands that Kathryn Campbell, the head of the Department of Human Services and a brigadier in the Army Reserve, is a hot prospect to replace current Defence boss Dennis... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Oct. 18 - Oct. 20Rides available by calling Kathy at 522-5006 or can be arranged with other memb
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Rides available by calling Kathy at 522-5006 or can be arranged with other members. League of Women Voters — 6:30 p.m., Department of Human Services Community Room. 521-6561. Bone Density Screening — 9 to 11 a.m., Sterling Regional MedCenter.... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Medicare open enrollment reminderswill take effect January 1, 2018. Seniors may also receive Medicare and health
WJTV Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
will take effect January 1, 2018. Seniors may also receive Medicare and health insurance counseling from the Mississippi Department of Human Services – Division of Aging and Adult Services at (888) 240-7539. He said if a senior purchases a plan... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
OK man arrested after shaking 10-week-old foster childweeks prior to being taken to the suspect's home in compliance with the Indian
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
weeks prior to being taken to the suspect's home in compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act. Oklahoma City Police, the Department of Human Services and Choctaw Nation are conducting a joint investigation. Copyright 2017 KSWO. All rights... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Former Baileyville residents receive Governor's Volunteer Award in Iowareceived the Governor’s Volunteer Award from Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds during a sp
The Journal-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
received the Governor’s Volunteer Award from Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds during a special recognition ceremony in Cedar Rapids. The Wubbenas were honored by the Iowa Department of Human Services for clerical help. For information: volunteeri... Read more
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Canberra Times
A bustling space with plenty of potentialwant to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is ri
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
want to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is right alongside the building designed for the Department of Human Services with some 26,000 square metres of office accommodation.” The site is close to popular Anketell... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little hit on care's cost seen by statethe state will stop providing those payments next year because the increased pr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
the state will stop providing those payments next year because the increased premiums will make them unnecessary, state Department of Human Services spokesman Amy Webb said. The rates approved Friday include an average increase of 14.2 percent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Parents plead innocent in deathsole custody and granting "liberal and reasonable supervised" visitation to But
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
sole custody and granting "liberal and reasonable supervised" visitation to Butler. Amy Webb, a spokesman for the Arkansas Department of Human Services, said she could not comment on the individual case but directed the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette to... Read more
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The Temple News
The Sheller Center for Social Justice: explainedthese clinics going on and where they could call.” In March 2017, the Justice
The Temple News / Posted 5 days ago
these clinics going on and where they could call.” In March 2017, the Justice Lab students wrote a report that the city’s Department of Human Services filed lawsuits against parents to recover the cost for the time their child was incarcerated,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Multiple counties scramble for crisis stabilization unitsexisting facilities. Sheriff Boyd said by then, he hopes to have cost estimate
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 6 days ago
existing facilities. Sheriff Boyd said by then, he hopes to have cost estimates or other possible locations finalized. Department of Human Services and the Governor’s Office are scheduled for a site visit Oct. 24. Watch Region 8 News On... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Foster Parent In Jail On Murder Complaint Of 10-Week-Oldparent, but witnessed possible child neglect a few weeks ago, with other childr
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 days ago
parent, but witnessed possible child neglect a few weeks ago, with other children. He claimed to have notified the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS) of his concerns. "I was totally blown off and told they would handle it and 5 weeks... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Oct. 17 - Oct. 19Rides available by calling Kathy at 522-5006 or can be arranged with other memb
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Rides available by calling Kathy at 522-5006 or can be arranged with other members. League of Women Voters — 6:30 p.m., Department of Human Services Community Room. 521-6561. Bone Density Screening — 9 to 11 a.m., Sterling Regional MedCenter.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A bustling space with plenty of potentialwant to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is ri
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
want to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is right alongside the building designed for the Department of Human Services with some 26,000 square metres of office accommodation.” Greenway is moving from strength to... Read more
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The Age
A bustling space with plenty of potentialwant to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is ri
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
want to be confident about their sources of custom,” he says. “This space is right alongside the building designed for the Department of Human Services with some 26,000 square metres of office accommodation.” Greenway is moving from strength to... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Fort Collins mother accused of child abuse in infant's death denied visitation with other childrentherapeutic setting so this family can start to do some healing," Cotton told t
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
therapeutic setting so this family can start to do some healing," Cotton told the judge. During the hearin, Larimer County Department of Human Services caseworker Charise Rankin was called to the stand to testify. Rankin revealed that her... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Woman who posed as drug, mental health counselor given 2 years in prisoncare, prosecutors said. Her license was finally revoked in December 2010, and
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
care, prosecutors said. Her license was finally revoked in December 2010, and the state closed her clinic after the Department of Human Services found numerous rules violations, including a lack of a required medical director. The department... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McCaleb: Illinois medical marijuana law is too restrictivethe same time, the country’s battle with opioid addiction has reached epidemic
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the same time, the country’s battle with opioid addiction has reached epidemic proportions. According to the Illinois Department of Human Services, more than 1,800 people died of opioid-related overdoses in 2016. That’s up more than Illinois’... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Statewide Drug Take Back Event Oct. 28Oct. 28. The statewide event will begin at 10 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. The Arka
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
Oct. 28. The statewide event will begin at 10 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. The Arkansas Drug Director Office is part of the Department of Human Services (DHS) Executive Team, as well as the Governor’s Cabinet. Take Back programs help prevent drug... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mental-crisis centers' progress lagslonger, the proposal says. After each county submitted its crisis stabilizatio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
longer, the proposal says. After each county submitted its crisis stabilization center proposal, a division of the state Department of Human Services gave feedback. Pulaski, Craighead and Sebastian counties now have until Wednesday to tweak their... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Oct. 16 - Oct. 18Triangle AA Group — 6 p.m., Iliff Trading Post, 315 Railroad Ave., Iliff. Rides
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Triangle AA Group — 6 p.m., Iliff Trading Post, 315 Railroad Ave., Iliff. Rides available by calling Kathy at 522-5006 or can be arranged with other members. League of Women Voters — 6:30 p.m., Department of Human Services Community Room. 521-... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Cops Collect Coats For Children In Need This Wintercontinue to collect coats, hats and gloves for a week at the police department.
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
continue to collect coats, hats and gloves for a week at the police department. The clothes will be sent to the Boys and Girls Club, the Department of Human Services and Fayetteville High School to be handed out to children who need them the... Read more
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