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April 21, 2018
Special Education-Autism Spectrum Disorders teacher Amy Ebbers was chosen this week as ISD 518's Teacher of the Year. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Ebbers chosen as District 518 Teacher of the Year
April 21, 2018 - 7:30am
March 31, 2018
Worthington High School sophomore Ethan Hyvari excells in music, including composition, which he says has helped him throughout his life journey with autism. (Alyssa Sobotka / The Globe)
Years after autism diagnosis, Hyvari doing ‘great things’
March 31, 2018 - 7:01am
March 28, 2018
David Reece carries a manikin through the water during a water lesson March 15, 2018, in Wadena, Minn. Reece is on his way to earning his lifeguard certificate. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
For most autistic youth, water can be extremely dangerous. A Minn. swim class is looking to change that.
March 28, 2018 - 2:18pm
March 3, 2018
Vadnais Heights mayor questions handling of school shooting threat; family plans to sue
March 3, 2018 - 10:12pm
February 23, 2018
West Fargo Police Sgt. Terry Styf (left) talks Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about a GPS locator system that can help find people who go missing. (Ryan Johnson / Forum News Service)
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 10, 2017
Since birth, TJ, who has autism, has made steps toward independence - and now he's starting his own job. Photo courtesy of Lauren Swick Jordan.
Lessons from my son with autism, as he nears the end of high school
July 10, 2017 - 11:44am
April 21, 2017
Regional Autism Networking Group meeting is Monday
April 21, 2017 - 9:37pm
March 20, 2017
Julia (center) first appeared online and in printed materials as a part of Sesame Street's See Amazing in all Children initiative. She'll now appear on TV as well. From left, Elmo, Alan Muraoka, Julia, Abby Cadabby and Big Bird.
Zach Hyman/Sesame Workshop
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
April 6, 2016
Actors Jason Paul Andrews (left) and Thallis Santesteban will appear Tuesday in “Theory of Mind.” Submitted Photo
‘Theory of Mind’: Mixed Blood Theatre to perform show about autism
April 6, 2016 - 9:16pm
January 22, 2016
Temple Grandin to speak in Mankato
January 22, 2016 - 9:50pm
May 13, 2015
Event raises money for Autism Awareness
May 13, 2015 - 5:49pm
November 17, 2014
Column: Autism and solitary
November 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
October 9, 2014
Supporters of the Walk Now for Autism Speaks campaign gathered last year to advocate autism research. This year, the walk will be coming to Prairie Elementary at 9:30 a.m. Saturday to raise money and awareness for autism research. Submitted Photo
Walking for awareness
October 9, 2014 - 8:29pm
August 18, 2014
The vaccination debate
August 18, 2014 - 1:00am
April 6, 2013
The Wessels family -- Lin, Sam and Mark  -- are shown at their Rock Rapids home. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Sam's story: Rock Rapids boy featured in autism documentary
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
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