Run To Raise Awareness For Brain Tumors Saturday In St. Paul On Saturday, WCCO's Kim Johnson will emcee the "BT5K Breakthrough for Brain Tumors Run & Walk" at Lake Como in St. Paul.
Kylie's Kids: Meet GavinKids can be incredibly strong and resilient when faced with a serious illness. But some have an attitude that goes far beyond anything you'd expect from anyone -- adult or child. We first met Gavin Pierson back in 2013. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor when he was just 5 years old and has had more than 20 surgeries since then.
Local Cancer Survivor Medals In Invictus GamesMarianne Reilly is like any experienced cyclist. Every day she relies on two wheels to get out and go. But her bike is more than transportation, it's a reason to keep living. "This was my way of getting back on the horse, so to say," Reilly said. Three years ago, doctors discovered she had a brain tumor the size of a small grapefruit.
Totino-Grace Mourns Football Manager, 18, Who Died Of Brain CancerRachel Woell passed away Friday night, after leaving the football game at half-time.
Totino-Grace Student Suffering From Brain Cancer DiesTotino-Grace High School student Rhacel Woell passed away Friday evening. Woell's parents posted news of her passing on her CaringBridge page Saturday morning.
Bird Island Community ‘Jams The Gym’ To Raise Money For Sick ChildrenThe community of Bird Island celebrated a teenager who was taken too soon Saturday night. Tim Orth learned he had a brain tumor at age 16. A little more than a year later, he died.
Make-A-Wish Sends Rochester Teen With Brain Tumor To ParisWhen our neighbors need a hand, Minnesotans always seem to be there to help. So on Tuesday, we're proud to tell you about Accomplish Minnesota. It's a way for all of us to get involved in the community we care so much about through a program called Wishes in Flight.
'Shannon The Cannon' Lifts Girls' Hockey TeamYou hear all the time in sports about people who face adversity and use it to inspire others. This time is no different. In Rochester, everyone has heard of the player known as "Shannon the Cannon."
Twins Give Thrill To Boy Who Lost Dad To Cancer
Boy Battling ‘Bully’ Brain Tumor Lives Marine Biology DreamsA Twin Cities boy who’s dealing with a life-threatening brain tumor is getting the chance to live his dream of becoming a marine biologist.
Wolves Bring 1 Lucky Teenager On A Road TripIf there's a teenager who deserves a chance to get away for a day or two, it's 16-year-old Cody Metz of Lakeville.
St. Michael Boy Takes Ride Of A LifetimeA St. Michael boy - in the fight of his life against cancer - got to live out a dream on Saturday. Eleven-year-old Tyler Purohit was diagnosed with brain cancer in February. And after weeks of chemo and radiation - it was time for him to cut loose.