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September 11, 2017
Their view: Congress, seek a deal on child care
Bloomberg Congress returns to Washington to a meat grinder: In short order, members must raise the debt ceiling, pass a budget (to avoid a government shutdown) and deliver emergency relief to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. So it might seem unrealistic to suggest that they strike...
September 11, 2017 - 7:26am
September 4, 2017
Child care on the farm: Colby’s Corner Daycare near Milnor is a breath of farm air
MILNOR, N.D. — Rose and Dave Colby raise a range of crops on their farm. Their favorite crop is kids — happy, rural kids. Rose manages...
September 4, 2017 - 6:58am
May 7, 2017
Devils Lake day care will help meet high demand
DEVILS LAKE — Children will have a new place to run, play and just have fun before summer's end in Devils Lake. Bright Beginnings day care will open Aug. 14 in the former nonprofit day care building one block south of the city's post office. Day care providers Holly Malheim...
May 7, 2017 - 7:00am
March 3, 2017
Child care providers blame over-regulation for Minnesota shortage
ST. PAUL—A bobby pin left on a bathroom counter might go unnoticed in most homes, but the tiny object sparked a larger discussion about...
March 3, 2017 - 11:08am
December 23, 2016
Greater Minnesota child care shortage called a crisis
RED WING, Minn.—Linda Hanisch often is the among first to know when a woman in her area is pregnant. Hanisch, director at Learning Circle...
December 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
ST. PAUL — Better communication and streamlined regulations are parts of the solution to a greater Minnesota child care crisis, according...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 7, 2016
New Hillsboro child care center could open next fall
HILLSBORO, N.D. — With the help of an anonymous investor, a new building for a child care center in Hillsboro could be up and running by next fall. The paperwork isn't finalized on the venture quite yet, but at least one city official says the investor has met eligibility requirements...
October 7, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 28, 2016
ROB PORT: Audit revealed shameful conduct that put North Dakota children at risk
MINOT—"The Department of Human Services is not properly monitoring or suspending providers and notifying parents after confirmed knowledge...
August 28, 2016 - 12:10am
August 5, 2016
Hillsboro development group buys former day care center
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Economic leaders in Hillsboro hope a $147,000 deal for a former day care building will be an investment for the future of child care and the growth of the city. The Hillsboro Economic Development Corp.'s purchase of the Main Discovery Creative Education Center...
August 5, 2016 - 8:27pm
June 19, 2016
Human Services Director Kate Kenna retires after 33 years of helping families
On the way to her fifth-floor office in the Northeast Human Service Center overlooking the Red River in downtown Grand Forks, Kate Kenna paused...
June 19, 2016 - 4:09pm
March 18, 2016
Minnesota Capitol Chatter: Little money available for pre-kindergarten classrooms
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants to increase education spending $77 million in the next year, mostly for his plan to offer classes...
March 18, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 1, 2016
Child care shortage, affordability remain as challenges in Minnesota
ADA, Minn. — On any given day, dozens roam the spaces of Little Learners daycare — each unaware they hold a coveted spot. They're...
March 1, 2016 - 7:26am
February 27, 2016
Fargo lawmaker calls for review of DHS after drowning-related charges filed
BISMARCK – A Fargo lawmaker is calling for an administrative review of the state Department of Human Services after charges filed against...
February 27, 2016 - 10:30am
February 20, 2016
Grand Forks County staff unsure how state budget cuts will affect services
Grand Forks County Social Services staff are working to figure out how $245 million in mandatory budget cuts at the state level will affect their...
February 20, 2016 - 7:45am
February 2, 2016
Devils Lake to look at reopening child care center
DEVILS LAKE—Calling child care availability a critical local economic development issue, the Devils Lake City Commission is directing a...
February 2, 2016 - 3:00pm