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Child care

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
August 28, 2016
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ROB PORT: Audit revealed shameful conduct that put North Dakota children at risk
August 28, 2016 - 12:10am
August 5, 2016
Hillsboro development group buys former day care center
August 5, 2016 - 8:27pm
June 19, 2016
Kate Kenna, director of the Northeast Human Service Center and Lake Region Human Service Center, retires after 33 years of work at the center. Grand Forks Herald photo by Jennifer Lu
Human Services Director Kate Kenna retires after 33 years of helping families
June 19, 2016 - 4:09pm
March 18, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton asks a staffer for information Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, as he announces his public works funding proposal. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Capitol Chatter: Little money available for pre-kindergarten classrooms
March 18, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 1, 2016
Peyton Tinjum, left, and Nonie Skalsky reach down for their toes during the morning activity at Benedictine Living Community. Photo by Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Herald.
Child care shortage, affordability remain as challenges in Minnesota
March 1, 2016 - 7:26am
February 27, 2016
Fargo lawmaker calls for review of DHS after drowning-related charges filed
February 27, 2016 - 10:30am