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Child welfare group finds way to celebrate adoptions, despite pandemic

Spectrum News 13
Adoption ceremonies are different these days. During the COVID-19 crisis, courtroom gatherings aren’t possible. However, for one Florida woman, virtual or not, she is grateful for her new daughter with a troubled past. “My life was full, but it wasn’t going to go anywhere further than my interests,” Karin Werk told Spectrum News, who became a Department of Children and Families investigator in her 30s.  READ MORE >