Farm bill may be passed soon

Steve Karnowski – The Associated Press     SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. – A key congressional voice on agriculture, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota said Tuesday that he’s optimistic that lawmakers can pass a new farm bill next week after a delay...

Early care boost

Two new programs to expand child care in the community  by Margaret Reist – Lincoln Journal Star     Two new programs – one made possible by a federal grant and the other from gifts from the Lincoln Community Foundation – will expand child care in...