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May 15, 2018
Former state emloyee Scott Stillman testifies about day care fraud in front of a Minnesota Senate committee Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 7, 2018
Day care operator Julie Seydel says on Monday, May 7, 2018, that legislation being considered by the Minnesota Senate would help keep day care providers in business. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
March 28, 2018
Bonnie Murphy, with 9-month-old daughter Charlotte, enjoy the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, March 28, 2018. They traveled from Mankato to St. Paul to rally in favor of improved relations with state child care regulators. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Child care workers say state inspectors too finicky
March 28, 2018 - 6:54pm
March 25, 2018
Sarah Schindler, Director of New Beginnings Preschool and Child Care Center at Hope Evangelical Covenant Church in Grand Forks, plays with a group of children at the center including (L-R) McKenna Johnson, Ingrid Kiefer and Bailey Johnson recently. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
The cost of kids: Estimate for raising a child now $233,610
March 25, 2018 - 6:00am
March 6, 2018
The Kiddie Junction in Des Plains, Ill. Via Google.
Day-care workers accused of drugging children with melatonin gummy bears before naptime
March 6, 2018 - 2:40pm
January 14, 2018
Children at Cindy Giuliani's day care in Duluth's Piedmont neighborhood play outside together. (Photo courtesy Cindy Giuliani)
Child care collapse: ‘Punitive’ regulatory environment pushing providers out of the business
January 14, 2018 - 6:00am
September 30, 2017
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AgweekTV: Hops Harvest
September 30, 2017 - 8:30am
September 11, 2017
Their view: Congress, seek a deal on child care
September 11, 2017 - 7:26am
September 4, 2017
Many of the play and learning areas in the Colby’s Corner Daycare near Milnor involve farm toys and grains like wheat and corn, produced on the farm. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Child care on the farm: Colby’s Corner Daycare near Milnor is a breath of farm air
September 4, 2017 - 6:58am
May 7, 2017
Devils Lake day care will help meet high demand
May 7, 2017 - 7:00am
March 3, 2017
Minnesota Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, led the House Subcommittee on Child Care Access and Affordability, to find solutions to the state's child care provider shortage. The subcommittee met for the final time Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Child care providers blame over-regulation for Minnesota shortage
March 3, 2017 - 11:08am
December 23, 2016
Following the one-treat-on-the-house, one-treat-in-the-mouth method on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, a girl who attends Head Start in Detoit Lakes built a sturdy gingerbread house. (Forum News Service photo by Kaysey Price)
Greater Minnesota child care shortage called a crisis
December 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
A little girl who attends day care at the Detroit Lakes Community Center, which pairs with Mahube's Head Start program, builds a milk carton gingerbread house, one of the many activities the kids get to participate in. Kaysey Price/Forum News Service
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 7, 2016
New Hillsboro child care center could open next fall
October 7, 2016 - 6:02pm