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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
5 hours 19 min ago
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 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 21, 2019
These children were hanging out on a bunk bed in a fish house at Fishing for the Cure Feb. 16. (From left) Key Lee Krienke, 5, Charlotte Krienke, 3, Aubree Glover, 6, Avery Steidl, 1, and Taylor Stiedl, 4. (Ross Evavold / Osakis Review)
Cancer, company create crowd at ice fishing event
February 21, 2019 - 5:42am
December 31, 2018
Relay for Life of Douglas County, which raised close to $185,000 this past July, won three awards from the American Cancer Society. This photo was taken at the event, which took place at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. (Contributed)
County's Relay for Life wins three awards
December 31, 2018 - 1:38pm
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
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
August 24, 2017
Cancer survivor honorees Amy Winter (left) and Lori Meissner (right) lead the way for the survivor’s lap at the 2017 Relay for Life on Friday, July 14. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
$183,000 raised at Relay for Life
August 24, 2017 - 11:45am
July 19, 2017
During the caregiver’s lap, Michele Miller hugs Mike Muzik, who lost his wife Lorraine to cancer last year. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Following in cancer victim's footsteps at Relay for Life
July 19, 2017 - 4:34pm
July 12, 2017
Lori Meissner, one of the honorary survivors for this year's Relay for Life, helps "paint the town purple" by putting up the Relay for Life flags down Broadway Street. Relay for Life is this Friday night at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Cancer survivors honored at Relay for Life
July 12, 2017 - 5:52pm
August 19, 2016
Relay for Life raises more than $186,000
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
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