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Roger Teegarden, left, walks through the downtown Fargo Street Fair with his wife, Brenda, and family on Saturday. His family doesn’t make use of licensed child care, but Roger said he thinks the regulations should be flexible and give day care providers leeyway, depending on a child’s needs. Photo by Carrie Snyder / The Forum

Fargo OKs new day care rules

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FARGO - Fargo recently enacted new rules for child care centers with the aim of curbing childhood obesity, but some question whether the regulations, which limit TV watching and the intake of sugared drinks, are really necessary, or enforceable.


The rules were given final approval June 23.

They list about 10 new requirements that licensed day care centers must meet, among them:

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