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From the moment she had her first child, April Gress knew she wanted to open a day care.

"I started three years ago and I just started getting kids, because you can have up to five kids without being licensed, so I was slowly working on the licensing," the Dickinson mom said.

But she gave up opening a licensed home facility after shuffling through the paperwork and decided to be an unlicensed provider instead.

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Katherine Grandstrand
I graduated from Bemidji State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in mass communcations, from Columbia College Chicago in 2009 with a master's degree in journalism.  
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