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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 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 6, 2017
Dayton to begin cancer treatment soon
February 6, 2017 - 5:02pm
February 2, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton evaluating cancer options after Mayo Clinic trip
February 2, 2017 - 3:21pm
January 5, 2017
Cancer help group to meet Jan. 10
January 5, 2017 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
Barb Feeken, cancer survivor, walks with second graders Katrina Wakanabo, left, and Oliver Robinson, right, Friday during the “survivor lap” at Relay Recess held at at the J.W. Smith Elementary School. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
Recess for Relay! Elementary schools join together to help fight cancer (VIDEO, PHOTO GALLERY)
September 23, 2016 - 4:35pm
September 18, 2016
Pictured here from left to right are some of team captains: Sally Acosta, Team Target; Joy Barclay, Abe's All Stars; Wanda Roff, Wanda's Celebration; Colette Zietz, Paul Bunyan Broadcasting/HBI Radio Flyers; Liz Torgeson, Be Awesome; Michelle Hawkins, Team Ma; Chantel Cartier, Be Awesome; Brenda Billings, Iverson Corner Drug Pharmacy Phanatics and Cindy Swedberg, Cancer Cannots.
Beltrami County Relay For Life raises more than $100,000
September 18, 2016 - 7:31am
July 20, 2016
Sanford's corporate headquarters in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
July 20, 2016 - 6:52pm
July 10, 2016
Friends and family of cancer survivors and those who lost their battle to cancer gathered late Saturday morning at the Sanford Center in Bemidji for Beltrami County's Relay for Life. (Rachel Newville | Bemidji Pioneer)
Rallying together at the Relay: Annual event held at Sanford Center
July 10, 2016 - 12:37am
April 25, 2016
Jacob Caliri takes in a round of applause during an early graduation ceremony hosted for him on Monday morning at Bemidji High School. Caliri was recently diagnosed with osteosarcoma in his cheek and jaw and will undergo surgery on Thursday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Hero of the day: BHS holds early graduation for senior student battling cancer (w/video, photos)
April 25, 2016 - 7:44pm
February 26, 2016
Andra Vaughn, activities director at Bemidji Middle School, reacts after eighth-grader Tom Naig tossed a pie in her face on Friday during the school's lunch hour. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Pie-filled flings: Students rewarded for raising money for cancer research (w/ video and photo gallery)
February 26, 2016 - 7:19pm
October 8, 2015
After she was diagnosed with breast cancer and went through treatment, Tanya Engesether set a goal to take part in the first Blue Ox marathon in 2013. She continues to run and will take part in Saturday's 26K Lake Loop as part of Blue Ox events. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Running after recovery: Cancer survivor to compete in Blue Ox event for a third year in row
October 8, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 7, 2015
A spiritual healer gave Rachel Schoelkoph the name "Mud Turtle Woman" as a child. Today, the breast cancer survivor from Red Lake fashions purses out of turtle shells which are among the crafts she turned to when recovering from cancer treatments. (Crystal Dey, Bemidji Pioneer)
Solace in the sticks: Woodworking helps breast cancer survivor cope with illness
October 7, 2015 - 6:57pm