Wichita autistic teen gets asked to first high school dance

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A Wichita, autistic teen attended his first high school dance on Saturday.

“Let’s go!” hollered Nate Younkman.

Nate Younkman, 16, spends a majority of his free time outside his west Wichita home. It’s there, his mom says he feels free.

“He’s constantly out playing, being the Chiefs in the backyard,” said Nate’s mom Jessica Neitzel. “He loves the Chiefs!”

Love, may be an understatement. Neitzel said her son, who is often seen decked out in Chiefs...

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