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Community, daycare parents help Strehle after fire damages Rushmore home
RUSHMORE — The upstairs windows of Del and Kathy Strehle’s Rushmore home are still boarded up. There’s a large red dumpster in the yard,...
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March 28, 2018
A study shows a daycare shortage in rural Minnesota. Providers point to need for common-sense regulation.
MINNESOTA—A recent study says 2,500 children in Minnesota aren't getting the daycare they need. In the last 12 years, greater Minnesota lost...
March 28, 2018 - 8:02am
March 17, 2018
For the love of kids: Daycare provider in career with sweetest rewards
WORTHINGTON — Paulette Bass said she could write a book with all of the cute, funny and just plain hilarious things kids say, but chances are...
March 17, 2018 - 7:01am
February 24, 2018
A childcare challenge: Rules, regulations contribute to Worthington daycare shortage
Editor’s note: This is the first in a multi-part series on childcare in the Worthington area. WORTHINGTON — When Darcy Poppema, now president...
February 24, 2018 - 7:45am
January 27, 2018
Weber, Hamilton talk immigration, online sales tax, school referendum
WORTHINGTON — District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 22B Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, visited Worthington on Saturday morning...
January 27, 2018 - 6:22pm
September 30, 2017
AgweekTV: Hops Harvest
There's growing interest in locally-brewed beer, and that means a growing demand for hops. Rose Dunn visited a local farm as the hops harvest...
September 30, 2017 - 8:30am
July 21, 2017
Minnesota daycare provider found guilty; child suffered brain damage
EAGAN, Minn. -- An Eagan daycare provider has been found guilty of seriously injuring a 13-month-old boy who has permanent brain damage. A Dakota County jury deliberated for about five hours Thursday before convicting Mariel Alexandra Grimm, 33, of first-degree assault for injuring...
July 21, 2017 - 10:08pm
April 7, 2014
Parent Aware program expands
WORTHINGTON — A quality rating system for family childcare providers, childcare centers and preschools is slowly gaining momentum in southwest...
April 7, 2014 - 8:25pm
December 5, 2011
Daycare union on hold for now
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota daycare provider vote to join unions is least temporarily on hold. A judge Monday ordered a stop to an election that was to begin Wednesday. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton last month ordered the vote, which two unions have sought for six years. Ramsey County...
December 5, 2011 - 9:58pm
August 18, 2011
Infant found unresponsive at Council Bluffs daycare dies
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) -- Pottawattamie County authorities are investigating the death of a 5-month-old boy who was found unresponsive after taking a nap at a daycare provider in Council Bluffs. The sheriff's office say the child, who was identified as Lane Thomas, was found...
August 18, 2011 - 4:54pm
November 23, 2010
Daycare providers, parents face off with county
WORTHINGTON -- In a meeting that grew heated at times as angry parents and discouraged daycare providers faced off against Nobles County Human Services officials Tuesday night in Worthington, it appeared as though little progress was made in finding a reasonable solution to a change...
November 23, 2010 - 10:45pm
November 21, 2010
Changes threaten daycares
WORTHINGTON -- Stricter policy on variances that allow daycare providers in Nobles and Pipestone counties to temporarily accept additional infants in their care has created an uproar in the daycare community and led to a special meeting with county human services officials Tuesday...
November 21, 2010 - 7:12pm
June 27, 2010
Summerfest Parade pleases people of all ages
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Summerfest Parade pleases people of all ages Daycare providers ride in style down the parade route during the Summerfest...
June 27, 2010 - 10:34pm
December 9, 2009
As others see it: When TV's off, minds are on
Quality day care providers were probably shocked by the survey results: Children in home-based day cares can spend as much as two hours a day in front of the television. ... No, television isn't the way to teach our children. Studies show that too much television leads to lethargic...
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
Slayton woman opens in-home daycare
When life throws you lemons, sometimes you just have to make lemonade. Tammy Buesing was thinking about that as she mixed up a batch of homemade lemonade with the children in her daycare on a warm afternoon last week in Slayton. Following her divorce in 2007, and then the loss of...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am