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Grand Forks native Mike Dorsher, 68, is seen pictured inside his apartment at Saint Anne's Guest Home in Grand Forks. (Luke Franke/ Grand Forks Herald)

Housing shortage hurts Grand Forks residents with disabilities, special requirements

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At about 6 feet tall, 68-year-old Mike Dorsher has to bend his aching back to use the low-set stove and kitchen sink of his wheelchair-accessible apartment.


Dorsher is not in a wheelchair, but he moved into the assisted living apartment at St. Anne’s Guest Home in Grand Forks after having a heart attack and stroke in the late 1990s.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Before working at the Herald, she was a reporter at the Jamestown Sun and interned at The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, Detroit Lakes Newspapers and the St. Cloud Times. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn.
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