Award-Winner

Last summer, Lin Wessels filmed her son, Sam, explaining his battle with autism. The family submitted the video, and Sam received a 2013 CNN iReport Award in the personal interest category for his submission. Photo by Josh Harrell

ROCK RAPIDS—Sam Wessels, an autistic 11-year-old soon-to-be sixth-grader at Central Lyon Middle School in Rock Raids, has received a 2013 CNN iReport Award in the Personal Story category. Find out more about the award in the June 8 issue of The N’West Iowa REVIEW.