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Adults With Autism Face Employment Hurdles

Finding a job is one of the biggest struggles for autistic adults

According to the CDC, 1 in 68 children in the United States is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. It’s currently the fastest growing developmental disability. Over the next decade, an estimated 500,000 young adults with autism will reach working age. But finding someone who will hire them isn’t easy.

LHS Principal On Suspected Vandals: ‘They’ll graduate, but they may not walk.’

Two Students Arrested After School Vandalized Overnight

Two 18-year-olds from Lincoln High School in Sioux Falls have been arrested, including their standout basketball star, after allegedly vandalizing the school overnight. School officials say what they believe was a senior prank created such a mess, classes didn’t start until 10 a.m.