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Relay For Life

July 13, 2016
Missy Hanson, Jeremy Schneider and Gloria Daker, three of the four honorees at this year’s Relay for Life, let go of their balloons at the fairgrounds on Friday, July 8. The event raised about $163,000, which exceeded last year’s total of $154,000.  (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Relay for Life draws annual attendees, newcomers
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
This year's Relay for Life honorary caregiver, Gloria Daker (right), is pictured with two of her daughters, Jac-e (left) and Amanda.  Jac-e passed away April 12, 2015, from leukemia.  (Contributed photo)
'Be patient, loving and caring'
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 6, 2016
Cancer survivors share stories
July 6, 2016 - 12:08pm
July 1, 2016
Paint your world purple
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
The Ellingson Plumbing Heating A/C and Electrical employees who shaved their heads to raise money for the American Cancer Society’s Douglas County Relay for Life included (back row, left to right) Monte Herness, Jerry Aaberg, Mike Gimbel, Josh Hills, Dale Craig, Jim Soderholm and Scott Tvrdik; (front row)
Ellingson employees 'shave it off' for a good cause
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
July 15, 2015
Honorees Lynndene Way, Amy Schlosser, Jordan Nohre and Dan Olson lead cancer survivors in the second lap of the evening during the annual Relay for Life event at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Alexandria. (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press)
Walking through the night
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
July 10, 2015
Step by step, stride by stride, hundreds gathered in Alexandria Friday night for the annual Douglas County American Cancer Society Relay For Life. As the evening kicked off at 6 p.m., this year's relay honorees led the first lap around the track at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press)
Strides against cancer Friday night in Alexandria
July 10, 2015 - 7:50pm
July 9, 2015
Alexandria Industries is among the local businesses displaying pink ribbons and messages this week as part of the Relay for Life to raise awareness about the fight against cancer. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Purple popping up all over
July 9, 2015 - 2:33pm
July 17, 2013
The Relay for Life in Douglas County was truly a night of entertainment and remembrance. (photo by Caroline Roers)
Relay for Life cut short but fight continues
July 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Come celebrate cancer survivors and caregivers
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Relay for Life to hold kick-off meeting
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
Relay for Life is Friday
July 12, 2012 - 12:17pm
June 1, 2012
Relay for Life fundraiser to be held June 3
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Survivor/caregiver social set
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
American Cancer Society to host Relay for Life kickoff event January 10
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am