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Down syndrome

September 3, 2018
Chris Schoenbrodt, who has Down syndrome, described the program as important because, "Good cops, not mean cops." Washington Post photo by Theresa Vargas
A man with Down syndrome pretended to be robbed - to help the police
September 3, 2018 - 7:00am
June 8, 2018
Kayla McKeon speaking to a group of self-advocates and their families at the 2018 National Down Syndrome Society Adult Summit. MUST CREDIT: Wendy Zook Photography.
This woman is an exceptionally effective Capitol Hill lobbyist. She also has Down syndrome.
June 8, 2018 - 5:29pm
March 6, 2018
Opponents of abortion in the National Mall during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Babies with Down syndrome are taking center stage in the US abortion fight
March 6, 2018 - 11:44am
February 2, 2018
Teammates encourage Alex Milstead, 16, of Nashwauk as he does a crab walk during wrestling practice at Nashwauk Keewatin High School Tuesday evening, Jan. 30. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
WRESTLING HAPPY: Nashwauk-Keewatin’s Alex Milstead, a sophomore with Down syndrome, brings his bubbly personality and infectious smile to the mat
February 2, 2018 - 11:49pm
November 27, 2017
Mikayla Holmgren was given the "Spirit Award" during the 2018 Miss Minnesota USA contest at Ames Center in Burnsville, Nov. 26, 2017. Presenting the award are Tori Trittin, Miss Minnesota Teen 2017, left, and Meridith Gould, Miss Minnesota USA 2017. Holmgren, who has Down Syndrome, did not move on to the final round. (Pioneer Press / Scott Takushi)
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
November 27, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 9, 2015
Conference on children with disabilities slated for April 18 in Willmar
April 9, 2015 - 11:00pm