Jessica Mador Feature Archive

Delta Air Lines Inc. is looking to drop money-losing flights in 24 small cities -- inlcuidng five in Minnesota -- putting some of them at risk of losing air service altogether. (07/15/2011)
New census data out today illuminates with detail the housing picture in the north Minneapolis tornado zone, showing the challenges facing that area of the city as it struggles to recover from the May 22 tornado. (07/14/2011)
About 8,200 Minnesota homeowners received a foreclosure notice in the second quarter of this year, down almost 9 percent compared to the same quarter last year. (07/14/2011)
More help is on the way for people recovering from the tornado that hit Minneapolis in May. This time it's low-interest loans due to a disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration. (07/07/2011)
Researchers in Minneapolis have found that stressful housing conditions can have life-long effects on very young children. (07/07/2011)
Since 2007, more than 100,000 Minnesota homes have been lost to foreclosure. While the rate of foreclosure has slowed since, it's still at a historic high. (07/06/2011)
A disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration could benefit victims of the tornado that hit north Minneapolis last spring. (07/05/2011)
FEMA again denied Minnesota's appeal for individual assistance for homeowners, renters and businesses affected by the deadly May 22 tornado that hit Hennepin and Anoka Counties. (07/01/2011)
Minnesota Zoo officials are hoping to keep the zoo open despite a state government shutdown. (06/30/2011)
Services will continue during a government shutdown for seniors who depend on subsidized care, a judge ruled. (06/29/2011)
A union leader says Ford Motor Co. has set a date for closing its St. Paul plant. (06/21/2011)
Minnesota will appeal the Federal Emergency Management Agency's denial of individual assistance for Hennepin County following the deadly May 22 tornado. (06/20/2011)
Students are beginning their summer vacation this week, but two St. Paul elementary schools that are part of the Promise Neighborhood initiative are already preparing for some big changes when students return in the fall. (06/16/2011)
Tickets are still available for this weekend's benefit concert to raise money for north Minneapolis tornado recovery. (06/10/2011)
With so many vacant and foreclosed homes already in the area, officials want to make sure that damaged properties don't end up abandoned. (06/09/2011)