President Obama To Spend A Day With Minn. WomanFor one Minnesota woman, President Obama's trip to Minnesota this week has extra-special significance. St. Anthony resident Rebekah Erler wrote a letter to the president last March. And to her surprise, he's responding in person.
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.
Lawmakers Debate Until Early Sunday On Daycare, EducationWith the session officially ending on Monday, state lawmakers have been debating for the last 16 hours trying to wrap up some of the most contested issues this year.
Baby Girl Stops Breathing, Dies At DaycareAn 11-month-old baby girl died Tuesday after she stopped breathing while at an in-home daycare center, according to authorities.
Daycare Friends Mourning Loss Of 9-Year-Old Devin AryalA memorial now stands where a gunman opened fire on random vehicles in Oakdale this week.
Divisive Drive To Unionize In-Home Child CareA drive to unionize home-based child care providers has blown up into a sticky issue in Minnesota.
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Cycling In The Cities: Where's My Mary Poppins?Finding childcare is stressful enough. Doing so while considering that I’ll need to be able to get there easily on a bike, is a whole new ball of crazy.
Willmar Man Sentenced For Day Care AssaultsA Willmar man who acknowledged molesting young girls at his wife's home day care is scheduled to serve three years in prison on two second-degree criminal charges.
Daycare Provider Charged In Baby's DeathA daycare provider has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of an 8-month-old child last January.
Child Care Costs In Shutdown Hit Low-Income FamiliesGovernor Mark Dayton has asked a special Judge to consider funding some programs including child care subsidies for low income families during the state government shutdown.
Willmar Man Faces 5th Charge Of Molesting KidsA rural Willmar man accused of sexually assaulting young girls in his wife's daycare now faces another felony.