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July 9, 2013
A June 7, 2013 photo shows Jocelyn Dickhoff, with her mom Kayla in Belgrade, Minn. The 7-year-old Minnesota girl whose rare cancer led to a precedent-setting malpractice ruling by the state Supreme Court has died, according to the family's attorney. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Glen Stubbe)
Update: 7-year-old Belgrade girl at center of Supreme Court ruling dies
July 9, 2013 - 10:51am
July 3, 2013
4K for Cancer riders arrive Tuesday at Lake Lillian where they spent the night in the town’s former school after sharing a supper with area residents who brought the food. The riders are college-age and pedaling from Baltimore to Seattle to raise money for cancer research. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Bicyclists raising funds for cancer welcomed in Lake Lillian, Minn.
July 3, 2013 - 6:07pm
US actor Michael Douglas  watches from the Ferrari pits during the qualifying session, at the Monaco racetrack in Monaco, Saturday, May 25, 2013. Douglas told a newspaper his cancer had been caused by having contracted the human papillomavirus (HPV), which he said led to cancer.. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Actor Michael Douglas blames oral sex for throat cancer
June 3, 2013 - 5:00am
May 14, 2013
Actress Angelina Jolie arrives for the British Gala premiere for the film 'Salt', at a central London cinema, in this Aug. 16, 2010, file photo. Jolie authored an op-ed for Tuesday’s May 14, 2013 New York Times where she writes that in April she finished three months of surgical procedures to remove both breasts as a preventive measure. She says she’s kept the process private but is writing about it now with hopes she can help other women. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
May 14, 2013 - 6:23am
October 22, 2012
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HealthBeat blog: A cancer hero, fallen from grace
October 22, 2012 - 8:53am
October 11, 2012
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HealthBeat blog: The facts about male breast cancer
October 11, 2012 - 9:57am
June 27, 2012
More than two-dozen students spent Tuesday in Lake Lillian as part of a bicycle ride across the U.S. to raise money for cancer programs. The students began their trek in Baltimore and will conclude it in Seattle. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
East Coast cyclists hit area on their way to West Coast
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Garth Brooks holds his cellular phone in the air for fans to yell "Hi Trisha" after his wife Trisha Yearwood called him back after he won his breach-of-contract trial, at the Rogers County Courthouse, in Claremore, Okla., on Tuesday. Jurors on Tuesday evening ruled that the hospital must return Brooks' $500,000 donation plus pay him $500,000 in punitive damages. The decision came in Brooks' breach-of-contract lawsuit against Integris Canadian Valley Regional Hospital in Yukon. Brooks said he thought he'd...
Oklahoma hospital must pay $1M to Garth Brooks
January 25, 2012 - 8:50am
October 14, 2011
Chalyn Day, left, of Willmar shows some of her Conscious Cleaning products Thursday to Jan Forkrud of Willmar during the In the Pink on Becker event on Becker Avenue in downtown Willmar. The event featured displays from businesses and vendors as well as door prizes and food. Proceeds were donated to the Willmar Regional Cancer Center. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar, Minn.: In the Pink on Becker
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am
May 13, 2011
his is a March 19, 2011, file photo showing Minnesota Twins Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew watching from the dugout prior to a spring training baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, in Fort Myers, Fla. Killebrew says he will no longer fight esophageal cancer and is settling in for the final days of his life. TheTwins released a statement on Friday, May 13, 2011, from Killebrew, saying he has "exhausted all options" for treatment and the cancer is incurable.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)T
Killebrew ends fight vs cancer, looks to hospice
May 13, 2011 - 11:09am
May 5, 2011
NLS softball team hosting fight against cancer night Friday
May 5, 2011 - 12:15am
January 10, 2011
Mari Damhof is the nurse navigator at the Willmar Regional Cancer Center. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
Nurse navigator brings helping hand to cancer patients
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
October 7, 2010
NL-S Wildcats to go pink at Friday's game
October 7, 2010 - 4:34pm
July 23, 2010
Luminaries line the track during the Kandiyohi County Relay For Life in this 2009 file photo. The middle one honors Zachary Madsen, who was diagnosed with cancer at 3 months old. He has now been cancer-free for 10 years. Luminaries also honor those who have lost the fight against cancer. Submitted photo courtesy of Kim Madsen of the American Cancer Society
Relay For Life teams walk for 12 hours to raise money for cancer research
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Dr. Ahsan Bhatti addresses an audience Monday during a symposium at Willmar Holiday Inn and Conference Center, where he discussed the techniques of detecting and diagnosing a variety of cancer. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Early diagnosis remains key for those who treat cancer patients
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am