Minnesota has some of the highest child care costs in the country for center-based day cares.
Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered a vote among home-based child care providers about whether they should unionize.
Legislators heard from both opponents and supporters of unionizing in-home child care during a House committee hearing in Waite Park Monday night.
Minnesota ranks among the least affordable states for child care, according to a new national study, and those high prices coupled with the recession have resulted in more parents receiving state subsidies for the service.
It is highly controversial topic that has providers and politicians split. Should home day care workers be allowed to form a union?
This week I called a dozen different home providers for a story on the effort to unionize day care workers. All of them told me the unionization effort was a bad idea.
Supporters and opponents of unionizing day care workers packed a contentious hearing at the State Capitol Thursday night.
There’s a major push underway to unionize Minnesota’s 11,000 home day care workers.
Gov. Mark Dayton has the power to make a single decision that would divide day care providers across the state.
The judge overseeing appeals from the Minnesota government shutdown has restored funding for a child-care program that serves nearly 16,000 children in more than 9,000 low-income families.
A new Minnesota law requires more CPR training for teachers and staff in child care centers.
The Minnesota Senate is set to vote on a new bill which would require every worker at day care centers in the state to be trained in CPR.
A baby girl is recovering from severe burns she suffered at a St. Paul day care Tuesday afternoon.
Chaska police said an act of carelessness and negligence caused a loaded handgun to be left just feet away from a day care center earlier in April.
A new bill, sparked by a WCCO-TV I-TEAM investigation into a little girl’s death, is closer to becoming law.