October 24, 2014

State strips child care licenses from Lincoln and Sidney centers

Child care providers from Lincoln and Sidney have had their licenses revoked by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

The DHHS Division of Public Health has announced that Sonja Merrick, doing business as A Step by Step Childcare, 5268 W. Redberry Lane, Lincoln and Nancy Gipfert, 2453 Deaver Drive, Sidney have lost their child care licenses.

Neither will be able to care for any children other than their own. They may not be eligible to reapply for a child care license for two years.