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21 July 2018

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25 June 2018

North Dakota - Fargo gender reassignment surgery is believed to be a first in N.D.

Robin Huebner
TwinCities.com Pioneer Press


Fargo, ND

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0e/Fargo%2C_Dakota_del_Norte_2011.jpg

please press:  www.twincities.com 

05 May 2018

Missouri - West Middle School hosts its first TEDx talks

Roger McKinney
Columbia Daily Tribune


Totality of solar eclipse as seen from Columbia, MO
(August 22, 2017)

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0d/Total_solar_eclipse_as_seen_from_Columbia%2C_MO.png

please press:  www.columbiatribune.com

25 April 2018

Finland - Transgender man gives birth in Finland first

Press
Channel NewsAsia


Whooper swan (cygnus cygnus)
national bird of Finland

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fe/Cygnus_cygnus_from_zh.JPG

please press:  www.channelnewsasia.com






24 March 2018

In a first, transgender person becomes news anchor in Pakistan

Press
The Express Tribune


Badshahi Mosque, Lahore, Pakistan

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/Badshahi_Masjid_-_Side_View.jpg

please press:  tribune.com.pk

12 March 2018

Philippines - First transgender officer joins Philippine army reserves

Press
New Straits Times


Philippines (relief map)

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/Relief_Map_Of_The_Philippines.png

please press:  www.nst.com.my

05 March 2018

Daniela Vega makes Oscars history as first openly transgender presenter

Nick Romano
Entertainment Weekly


Daniela Vega

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0c/MJK33409_Daniela_Vega_%28A_Fantastic_Woman%2C_Berlinale_2017%29_crop.jpg

please press:  ew.com

26 February 2018

First transgender recruit signs up to join US military

Ryan Browne'
CNN


Drill instructor, USMC

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/59/Drill_instructor_at_the_Officer_Candidate_School.jpg

please press:  www.cnn.com

24 February 2018

Georgia - Georgia Department of Corrections has first openly transgender employee

Elizabeth Friedly
Georgia Voice


Rogers State Prison, Reidsville, GA

Credit:  http://chronicle.augusta.com/sites/default/files/editorial/images/spotted/51/518668.jpg

please press:  thegavoice.com

31 January 2018

Texas' First Transgender Mayor Seeks Re-election

Christian McPhate
Dallas Observer


Jess Herbst

Credit:  https://cdn20.patchcdn.com/users/22910461/20170201/065114/styles/T800x600/public/article_images/jessherbst-1485992538-4416.jpg

please press:  www.dallasobserver.com

24 January 2018

Yance Ford is first transgender director to earn Oscar nomination

Nicole Bitette
Daily News


Yance Ford

Credit:  https://peopledotcom.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/yance-ford.jpg?w=2000

please press:  www.nydailynews.com

11 January 2018

CWHL's first transgender woman finds comfort, confidence in professional hockey

Katie Barnes
ESPN


Toronto Furies

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/25/Toronto_Furies_logo.jpg

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ezs note:  From a lifelong hockey nut, go Toronto!

24 December 2017