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Ann, left, and Don Orth pose with a Vikings mascot at one of the annual Tim Orth Foundation fundraiser events. (Submitted photo)

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Doctors could offer little hope, but Don and Ann Orth of Olivia were determined. They were going to do all they could to help their son Tim fight his cancer.

Along with traditional treatment, they traveled overseas to pursue alternative therapies not covered by insurance.

Bills mounted, but Don Orth said friend and banker Kent Kircher told him not to worry. Write the check and pay him back later.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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