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Full Senate passes bill with PolyMet land swap included
Commissioners, opponents question demand for Line 3 replacement
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New ND extension director a good fit
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College women's hockey: Defenseman commits to UMD
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
World Cup roundup: Host Russia eyes second round with win over Egypt
Northwoods League: One-handed Huskies pitcher driven to succeed
New Twin Cities PGA Tour event going after golf's biggest names
Rhubarb Fest returns Saturday
Duluth’s Best Bread adds Endion spot
Landlocked boat gets Lake Avenue treatment
State fair announces new food offerings
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Reader's View: When Trump lies, it's to Republicans, too
Reader's View: Concert will be real vision for America
Reader's View: Duluth police deserve more credit for a job well done
Local View: Trump's tax bill bad for Minnesota
Our View: Civility can trump political storm today
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 18, 2018
Field Notes: Wisconsin grouse drumming count way down
Northland Nature: Accidentally finding an ovenbird nest
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
He saw a woman stranded in a wheelchair by the side of the road. What happened next made the world take notice.
Faces for June 17, 2018
Women’s Sasquatch research group to visit northern Minn.
Video: Preparing Grandma's Marathon spaghetti feed
Ask a Trooper: Brake lights
June 18, 2018
Local View: "A different kind of child care: ‘Just 10 bites’"
The first thing I do after the daycare kids go home for the night is crush a tablet of melatonin and add it to warm water. My adult daughter Kristi has been having trouble sleeping at night. I attach a syringe to her feeding tube and pour the contents into the syringe along with an...
June 18, 2018 - 9:17am
May 15, 2018
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL—There is no proof that state money to help low-income Minnesota families afford child care ended up in the hands of terrorists,...
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 7, 2018
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota legislators say the most-heard needs from their constituents is lack of affordable child care, and now senators...
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
April 14, 2018
Local View: Week of the Young Child a call to fix child-care shortage
This week, April 16-20, is National Week of the Young Child, a chance to shine a spotlight on the the youngest Minnesotans. This week also can be a call to action across sectors to reverse our region's growing shortage of affordable, high-quality child care. The Center for Rural Policy...
April 14, 2018 - 11:00pm
March 28, 2018
Child care workers say state inspectors too finicky
ST. PAUL — A stick or rabbit dropping in the yard of a Minnesota child care center, or a crayon mark on a table, may be enough to get a...
March 28, 2018 - 6:54pm
March 25, 2018
Counting the cost of kids: Child goes from zero to 18 only $233,610 at a time
GRAND FORKS — Psssst, new parents. You may have finally just gotten the baby down, but the U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to let...
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 6, 2018
Day-care workers accused of drugging children with melatonin gummy bears before naptime
In advertisements, Kiddie Junction billed itself as more of an educational institute than a day-care center. It told parents that its teachers...
March 6, 2018 - 2:40pm
February 4, 2018
Commissioner's View: Safeguards in place: Minnesota's babies, children come first
We all want babies and children to be safe. Dropping off an infant at a family day care provider's home for the first time requires parents to...
February 4, 2018 - 6:52pm
January 13, 2018
Child care collapse: ‘Punitive’ regulatory environment pushing providers out of the business
It was day care — in-home, small-group, family day care — that helped make Steven Tanski the thoughtful young man he is today. "Not...
January 13, 2018 - 8:33pm
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
February 9, 2014
Child care at ‘tipping point’: North Dakota rolls out Bright & Early program to boost school readiness, recruit and retain providers and workers
BISMARCK — As a population boom puts pressure on North Dakota’s supply of child care services, the state is rolling out a program that officials hope will boost school readiness for kids and help recruit and retain workers for providers struggling to keep their facilities fully...
February 9, 2014 - 12:23am
Child care slap leads to charges against Saginaw woman
A licensed child care provider from Saginaw said she "lost it" with a 10-month-old boy she was caring for and hit him, leading to criminal charges Friday in St. Louis County District Court. Anne Elizabeth Hjelle, 42, is charged with third-degree assault and malicious punishment of...
May 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
State yanks Douglas County child care center's license
Wisconsin regulators have revoked the license of a Douglas County child care center where an infant died in August. A two-month investigation found that Barnyard Buddies, located along U.S. Highway 2 near Poplar, violated a number of licensing rules, said Jill Chase, director of...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am