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July 17, 2019
Chris Giddings (left) teaches his son Kellen, a childhood cancer survivor, how to read a putt on a golf course. Submitted photo
This Minnesota boy was diagnosed with a brain tumor. He played through
July 17, 2019 - 11:47am
The three honorary survivors (left to right), Austin Baune, Cindy Ziegelman and Dennis Anhalt, lead the way during the survivor lap. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Purple power: Relay for Life raises more than $177,000
July 17, 2019 - 6:01am
July 13, 2019
Emcee during the Relay for Life event, Chelsea Lee (purple shirt), a cancer survivor, gets a hug from her mom, Shelly Nelson, during the caregiver lap. Lee was diagnosed with cervical cancer and is celebrating three years of being cancer-free this year. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Celebrate. Remember. Fight Back.
July 13, 2019 - 1:56pm
July 10, 2019
Honorary survivor Austin Baune puts a Relay for Life flag up Monday night as Dan Weber and Madalyn Gimbel look on. Gimbel's grandpa, Bill Gimbel, was driving the truck. The flags were put up during the annual Paint the Town Purple event. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Honorary cancer survivors share stories: Relay for Life event takes place Friday
July 10, 2019 - 6:16am
March 24, 2019
Oncologist Dr. Kevin Panico works in his office between patient appointments at the Altru Cancer Center in Grand Forks Wednesday, March 20. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Breast, prostate cancer most common cancers in North Dakota, Minnesota
March 24, 2019 - 6:05am
March 15, 2019
Reporter Celeste Edenloff (right) with her sister, Donna, who lost her battle with breast cancer on Jan. 31, 2011. The two of them are pictured at the end of the Susan G. Komen 3-Day, 60-Mile walk in 2007. (Contributed)
Be like my big sis - fight cancer
March 15, 2019 - 5:56am
February 4, 2019
The Osakis Fire Department received a grant to purchase a new washer and dryer for their turnout gear. Firefighters are seen hear battling a fire last May. (Echo Press file photo)
Grants aid area fire departments: Money will help buy new washers, dryers
February 4, 2019 - 6:12am
November 10, 2018
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Back in the field one year after cancer
November 10, 2018 - 8:30am
July 18, 2018
Proud parents Chad and Pam Molden of Alexandria take pictures and videos of their son Josh Molden, who shared his story Friday as one of the honorary survivors at this year's Relay for Life. Josh and Pam are both cancer survivors. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Relay for Life deemed successful
July 18, 2018 - 12:06pm
July 14, 2018
Cancer survivors at the Douglas County Relay for Life event listen as honorary survivors Josh Molden and Patti Dahlheimer share their stories. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Hope, heat index run high at Relay for Life
July 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 11, 2018
Cancer survivor honorees Amy Winter (left) and Lori Meissner (right) led the way for the survivor’s lap at the 2017 Relay for Life. (Echo Press file photo)
Relay for Life ranks third in state
July 11, 2018 - 8:15am
Josh Molden
Molden eager to use platform God gave him: Honorary survivor to share cancer story at Relay for Life
July 11, 2018 - 6:17am
July 9, 2018
Honorary survivor Josh Molden of Alexandria helps to put the Relay for Life flags up along Broadway Street in downtown Alexandria. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Painting the town purple
July 9, 2018 - 7:02pm
July 6, 2018
Patti Dahlheimer of Alexandria, one of this year's Relay for Life honorary survivors, has participated in many Relays in the past. She is a 43-year cervical cancer survivor. (Echo Press file photo)
Her saving grace: Dahlheimer credits husband, doctors for support 43 years ago
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
Dr. Deb Dittberner
New guidelines for cancer screening
June 6, 2018 - 11:59am