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December 28, 2017
Dr. Miran Blanchard, a radiation oncologist with the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo, shows Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, a 3-D rendering of the radiation beams focused on a patient's inoperable brain tumor from many different angles; leaving the surrounding tissue undamaged.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
December 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 27, 2017
'I feel very, very blessed': Anderson grateful for community support during cancer battle; benefit set Jan. 4
December 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 6, 2017
The Henderson family from left to right: Sydney, Marc, Maddie, Courtney, and Shea. Submitted Photo
Support on all sides: Benefit for DLMS teacher diagnosed with stage-four cancer set for Dec. 9
December 6, 2017 - 2:06pm
December 1, 2017
Lynsey Maloney in twins shirt,
Helping hands: Deer Creek parents start nonprofit to help fight childhood cancer
December 1, 2017 - 10:00am
November 6, 2017
The importance of breathing freely
November 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 3, 2017
October is "Breast Cancer Awareness Month." The month is characterized by pink ribbons and, often, matching pens, bracelets, etc. to raise awareness. (Creative Commons Image)
Think pink: Detroit Lakes woman conquering breast cancer advocates 3D technology
November 3, 2017 - 11:26am
September 20, 2017
Sanford's newest linear accelerator is seen Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in what was the lobby of the Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Roger Maris Cancer Center expands, gets new radiation treatment equipment
September 20, 2017 - 4:04pm
August 27, 2017
A benefit account for Mark Hagedorn has recently been set up at Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union in Detroit Lakes. Hagedorn, a 32-year resident of Detroit Lakes and longtime supporter of Laker athletics, was diagnosed this past spring with stage 4 liver cancer. (Submitted photo)
Hagedorn benefit fund established at Mid-Minnesota
August 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Stetson benefit is Saturday afternoon at Shorewood Pub
July 27, 2017 - 3:37pm
June 4, 2017
For the past several years, the Becker County Relay for Life Leadership Team has been organizing a promotional event known as “Paint the Town Purple,” as a means of promoting awareness of, and participation in, the annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. (Photo by Meagan Pittelko)
Remembering those touched by cancer: Local volunteers are 'painting the town purple' this week in anticipation of June 8 Relay for Life
June 4, 2017 - 11:45am
April 8, 2017
Lynn Sather, left, presents Detroit Lakes teacher Marc Henderson with a framed photo and $3400 from funds raised on Takedown Cancer night February 9. Submitted photo
Wrestling boosters raise $3,400 for DL teacher battling cancer
April 8, 2017 - 7:57am
December 9, 2016
'Change in 24' raises funds for patients battling cancer
December 9, 2016 - 2:11pm
June 22, 2016
The Becker County Relay for Life was held Friday night at the Detroit Lakes City Park & Pavilion. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Anna Schumacher
Crowds turn out for Relay for Life
June 22, 2016 - 11:36am
September 27, 2015
Robianne Schultz has been awarded the state Unsung Hero Award. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Unable to work, she turned to volunteering: Perham woman wins state Unsung Hero Award
September 27, 2015 - 5:10am
September 20, 2015
Research fund for rare cancer swells as teen’s song endures
September 20, 2015 - 5:10am