Ashton,16, is described as being laid-back and somewhat quiet except when he is talking about cars or sports. He enjoys playing basketball, football and hockey. Ashton needs an experienced family who is patient and can provide a structured family environment for him.

Following adoption, Ashton would need to maintain contact with his brothers, aunts and grandmother.

The News Tribune features a child looking for a forever home every month in the Lifestyle section. If you would like more information on adopting or fostering a Minnesota waiting child, please e-mail, call 612-861-7115 or visit

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