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August 7, 2017
Gary Rogers smiles as he gets a hug and kind words from Wahpeton firefighter Julie Rempfer after he rode in a parade of fire trucks in his honor Monday, Aug. 7, through Wahpeton and Breckenridge. Rogers, an area radio sports and news announcer with 53 years of experience and more than 5,000 games under his belt, was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer last week. The 72-year-old was given a couple weeks to live. Dave Wallis / Forum News Serviceplay button
'Make every day count': Wahpeton shows its love for longtime firefighter, broadcaster Gary Rogers
August 7, 2017 - 8:38pm
July 20, 2017
Wendy Filip, center, with daughter Kristin and husband Joe, had to pick up the pieces after Joe Filip's mother killed herself rather than comply with her doctor's ultimatum to quit smoking. She thinks smoking should be illegal. (Mike Mantucca/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
July 20, 2017 - 1:12pm
June 21, 2017
David Howell Evans, better known as The Edge of the rock band U2, in Washington. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti.
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
June 9, 2017
In October 2015, at 24 years old, Seth Lardy (right) was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia. In order to manage the chronic disease, he takes at least 12 medications daily. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 8, 2017
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer
June 8, 2017 - 4:21pm
June 5, 2017
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She nearly died after surgery, but this Minn. 22-year-old continues to battle a rare form of cancer
June 5, 2017 - 7:45am
May 30, 2017
Barb Swegarden grows vegetables in her backyard garden and has embraced a healthy diet and lifestyle and staying away from processed foods.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am
May 12, 2017
Kayla Streich says it’s important to her that her daughter grow up watching her work out and setting a good example. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
A mom against all odds to celebrate first Mother's Day
May 12, 2017 - 7:44am
April 8, 2017
Dr. Israr Sheikh, a gastroenterologist at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, said the incidence of colorectal cancer has been rising in young adults for some time. He recommended colonoscopies as the "gold standard" in screening methods for colon cancer. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
Colorectal cancer on rise in youthful patients
April 8, 2017 - 11:33am
March 27, 2017
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5 Questions with ... Ty Eschenbaum, operations manager at Rembrandt Foods
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
March 6, 2017
'Flip or Flop' host reveals second cancer diagnosis, says illness contributed to split from cohost/wife
March 6, 2017 - 3:19pm
February 23, 2017
Andy Lynn Jaeger
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
February 23, 2017 - 6:33pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire arrives at a press conference announcing his departure after 13 seasons as manager at Target Field in Minneapolis on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
UPDATE: Former Twins manager Gardenhire battling prostate cancer
February 14, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 7, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton gives his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Dayton scheduled for early March prostate surgery
February 7, 2017 - 8:41pm
February 3, 2017
Dayton to begin cancer treatment soon
February 3, 2017 - 8:58pm
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