10 South Dakota programs get money to help the homeless

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Ten programs in South Dakota that help the homeless with housing and other services are sharing in $1.3 million in federal money.

The funding is part of $2 billion being awarded by Housing and Urban Development to more than 7,300 programs nationwide.

HUD says more than half a million people experienced homelessness at some point last year.

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