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Radiothon to raise funds for Cure Kids Cancer

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

EDGERTON — Some people can rattle off important dates in their life — birthdates of their children, wedding anniversaries or the anniversary of a parent’s death.
For Jill and Michael Fennema of Edgerton, the dates of Aug. 21 and Aug. 28, 2007,…continue reading on dglobe.com

Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
Vor…continue reading on dglobe.com

Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
Vor…continue reading on dglobe.com

A chance to pre-empt disease: Sanford Health bringing genetic medicine into primary care

February 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Patrick Springer
Forum News Service
FARGO — Anne Roberts considers herself a breast cancer “previvor.”
After learning that she inherited a gene that placed her at very high risk — and knowing her family history was riddled with cancer â…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Top cancer researcher moves from Sanford to Avera

January 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A researcher that Dakotas-based Sanford Health hired to be the point man in an effort to find a cure for breast cancer has moved to the competing Avera Health network.

Brian Leyland-Jones and 10 of his Sanford colleagues mov…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — With a fleece blanket across his lap, Darrell Jensen listened intently as the woman seated near him sang and played the John Denver hit “Take Me Home, Country Roads” on her guitar.
He smiled. Through the expansive window behind h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — With a fleece blanket across his lap, Darrell Jensen listened intently as the woman seated near him sang and played the John Denver hit “Take Me Home, Country Roads” on her guitar.
He smiled. Through the expansive window behind h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

University of North Dakota’s radon problem: Campus apartment residents say they weren’t told of high radon levels

December 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Days before Christmas, University of North Dakota student Barbara Olds and her family face a difficult decision.
Earlier this month, the university confirmed her campus apartment had elevated radon levels. Ever since, she’s been un…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

University of North Dakota’s radon problem: Campus apartment residents say they weren’t told of high radon levels

December 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Days before Christmas, University of North Dakota student Barbara Olds and her family face a difficult decision.
Earlier this month, the university confirmed her campus apartment had elevated radon levels. Ever since, she’s been un…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Benefit for horse club and cancer survivor this weekend

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Monica Cardinal, 26, has hardly known life without cancer. She was first diagnosed with brain cancer when she was 13 years old and has relapsed 10 times since then. She’s currently fighting five separate brain tumors with intravenous chemotherapy w…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com