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Around the Region: Stevens Point passes transgender-inclusive housing protections

Wisconsin Stevens Point passed housing protections for transgender people, the Pointer reports: On Monday, Aug. 14, the Stevens Point Public Protection Committee met to discuss,...

Around the Region: West Fargo library criticized by ND Republicans over LGBTQ Pride month...

North Dakota The West Fargo Public Library has a book display for Fargo Moorhead Pride, the Forum reports: As reported in The Forum, two state...

Around the Region: Pride gets underway in Wisconsin, Iowa

Iowa Pridefest in Des Moines occurred last week, the Iowa State Daily reports: The East Village was filled with pride and positivity this weekend as...

Around the Region: North Dakota nondiscrimination bill fails

North Dakota A nondiscrimination bill in North Dakota was defeated last week, KFYR-TV reports: For the fourth time in eight years, legislation which would add...

Advocates call on Dayton to convene task force on transgender youth

More than forty organizations serving or advocating for transgender youth are calling on Gov. Mark Dayton to establish a task force to address trends...

Around the Region: Home of openly gay Iowa candidate vandalized with anti-LGBTQ messages

Iowa Vandals struck the home of a gay candidate for county board, CBS2 reports: An openly gay candidate running for a spot on the Black...

Video: Scenes from Loring Park vigil for victims of Orlando hate crime

On Sunday evening, hundreds gathered in Loring Park to mourn and build community in the wake of a hate crime in Orlando, Fla., that...

Around the Region: IA law enforcement lags in hate crimes reporting

Iowa Iowa law enforcement agencies are lax in reporting hate crimes, the Associated Press and Sioux City Journal report: Two out of five Iowa law...

Anti-transgender bill to get informational hearing on Tuesday

A bill that would bar transgender and gender non-conforming Minnesotans from using the restroom in public places, schools, and places of employment will receive...

Dayton bans state travel to anti-LGBTQ North Carolina

Gov. Mark Dayton sent a letter to state employees on Saturday banning non-essential travel to North Carolina until that state reverses a recently adopted...