On Air Now

Tune in to Listen

99.9 FM Hibbing, MN

Weather

Current Conditions(Hibbing,MN 55746)

More Weather »
56° Feels Like: 56°
Wind: WNW 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Mostly Sunny 83°

Tonight

Isolated Thunderstorms 54°

Tomorrow

Few Showers 69°

Alerts

  • 0 Severe Weather Alerts
  • 0 Cancellations

Minnesota Lacks Affordable Rental Housing

by

UNDATED (MNN) -  Minnesota ranks last among 12 Midwestern states in availability of affordable rental housing.  That's according to a new report from the National Low-Income Housing Coalition.  Leigh Rosenberg with the Minnesota Housing Partnership says the report shows there's a need for public rent subsidies for low-income state residents.  The report finds that rents in Minnesota have increased by an average of 32 percent over the past decade and as much as 56 percent in some rural counties.  Aitkin, Big Stone, Mille Lacs and Winona Counties top the list of the least affordable in the state.

Comments