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Commissioners decide to approve $1 million to build daycare pods

The Stevens County Commissioners officially decided at their meeting on July 19 to award $1 million to the Apollo Development Company to build six daycare pods in Morris. The commissioners also discussed making a decision at their next meeting about donating either $400,000 or more to the Hancock Daycare group who also submitted a request for the funds. These will be funded through $1.3 million in ARPA funds that the commissioners set aside to address the daycare crisis in the county. 

Full story in the Tuesday, July 26 print edition of the Stevens County Times.