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SD receiving fewer heating assistance applications

December 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The drop is likely the result of tightened eligibility requirements and recent mild weather.
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As temps cool, assistance is out there

October 13, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Minnesota’s Cold Weather Rule takes effect Saturday. It was established to protect residential utility customers from having their heat shut off through April 15 if they contact their utility to set up a payment plan. Continue Reading

Uncertainty clouds fed funding for heating aid in Minn.

November 25, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The explanation for the funding uncertainty is a complicated mix of congressional politics, national priorities and timing. But one holdup is that money for the program has not yet been approved by either the U.S. House or the Senate. Continue Reading

Queen tried to get UK poverty fund to heat palace

September 24, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A government fund intended to provide subsidized heating to low-income Britons got some interest from an unexpected source: Queen Elizabeth II, who wanted help paying the bills at Buckingham Palace.
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