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Despite legislative efforts, child care workforce challenges persist

Celeste Thingvold, superintendent of Bowbells K-12 school system in the northwest corner of the state, faces potential blowback once the main child care facility in town closes in a few weeks.

The only other day care provider in Bowbells is expecting a baby later this summer, potentially leaving the community without many options in the fall.

The uncertainty is impacting her ability to manage staf...

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