Stories tagged: special needs
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Scout builds playground for special-needs middle-schoolers
Special education students at Lake Stevens Middle School have a new place to hang out this fall, thanks to a year of work by a local Boy Scout.
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
At special needs Easter egg hunt, kids will be kids
At the third annual special needs Easter egg hunt, at Life Center North Church, was held Saturday.
Sun., March 12, 2017
Lockwood, Ladwig: Don’t leave special-needs students behind
Both proposed education budget bills, SB 5607 and HB 1843 (to address McCleary v. State) increase funding for nearly every program except special education.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 5 a.m.
Bill Jennings: Ski program provides recreation and confidence boost for those with special needs
Going outside to play is essential for our biological and psychological well being. Throughout our lives, regular recreation helps us develop social and cognitive skills, promotes our good health, relieves …
Sun., June 21, 2009
For family in Hidden Valley, forever truly means something
Tucked into a hillside in Hidden Valley, just north of Rathdrum, lies an unusual family ranch. This ranch has two horses, a donkey and several dogs, but that still isn’t …
Thu., June 18, 2009
WAVE rises to challenge
WAVE began as a ripple. The acronym stands for Wild Activities and Valuable Events, a sports and social group for people with special needs in the West Plains area.