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Legislature Gives Green Light To Unionizing Day Cares

It’s lunchtime at Cyndi Cunningham’s in home day care where for the past 15 years she’s operated her non-union business, caring for the children of working parents.

05/21/2013

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Day Care Provider Charged With Manslaughter After Infant Dies

A 45-year-old home day care provider has been charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of a 3-month-old boy who was in her care, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s office.

05/21/2013

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Minn. House Finally Passes Day Care Union Bill

The Minnesota House has passed a bill that allows a union drive among home day care providers and personal care attendants after about 10 hours of debate strung out over more than two days.

05/20/2013

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MN Senate Passes Day Care Unionization Bill

The Minnesota Senate approved a Democratic-sponsored bill Wednesday to let unions try to organize daycare providers and personal care workers, after a 17-hour debate that stretched through the night thanks to forceful opposition from Republicans.

05/15/2013

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A Protest Against Unionizing Day Care In Minnesota

Some child care providers are opposing a bill that would allow those providers who receive state subsidies to vote to become unionized. GOP Senator Carla Nelson said it will hurt a lot of people.

05/14/2013

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Viewers’ Choice For MN’s Best Doggy Day Care

Our pets aren’t just animals that live in our house, they’re part of the family. And like any family member they deserve the best care.

05/02/2013

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Infant Deaths In Child Care Down In Minn., Report Shows

Minnesota human services officials say the number of infant deaths in child care settings has dropped significantly this year.

04/03/2013

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Home Care Workers Rally For Chance To Vote On Union

Home care workers rallied at the Capitol Thursday, asking lawmakers to change the law and allow them to vote to form a union.

03/21/2013

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DFL Lawmakers Revive Child Care Unionization

Democratic lawmakers introduced a bill Monday calling for a union election. It would give Minnesota child care providers a chance to vote on whether to form a union.

02/25/2013

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Bees Attack Day Care Kids In St. Paul

The St. Paul Fire Department says 11 daycare kids and two adults were walking along Mississippi River Boulevard late Wednesday morning when they were attacked by a swarm of bees.

09/19/2012

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Eagan Day Care Provider Charged With Manslaughter

An Eagan day care provider has been charged with manslaughter after a 3-month-old child died in her care.

07/11/2012

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Family Talks About Parents, Sister Killed At Day Care

Relatives of the victims of a triple slaying at a Brooklyn Park home day care spoke out Tuesday, in an effort to stop these kinds of crimes from happening and find the man responsible.

04/10/2012

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8-Month-Old Dies At In-House Day Care

An 8-month-old baby died at a Coon Rapids, Minn. day care on Wednesday afternoon.

02/16/2012

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Brooklyn Center Day Care Shut Down By The State

About 100 families in the Twin Cities are forced to find a new day care for their kids after theirs was forced to shut down Tuesday.

02/02/2012

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Pro-Union Day Care Providers Speak Out

Child care union organizers on Thursday launched a tough offensive against state Republican lawmakers. The union organizers accused lawmakers of a deliberate campaign to kill a unionization vote.

12/15/2011

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