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Can I leave my child home alone?

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The Crow Wing County Community Services Department is reminding parents of state guidelines regarding the ages of children who may be left at home alone. As the end of the school year approaches, many parents find themselves concerned about child care for the summer months. Often times children feel they are find staying home alone or with siblings while their parents are working.


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