Poverty rising in southwest ND
The number of children living in poverty in southwestern North Dakota spiked last year, a recently released U.S. Census Bureau report states, even though many southwest counties reported a dip in the number of people living in poverty in 2009.
Local agencies said applications for assistance continue to climb this year.
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