Kylie's Kids: Meet ParkerThere are a lot of adults calling the shots in children's hospitals, but there is also a group of kids, all former patients who also help shape the hospital's practices. One of those is Kylie's Kid Parker.
U Of M Conference Offers Comfort To Cancer SurvivorsIt sounds like it would be one of the best things you could ever hear -- "You are now cancer-free." But for many, life after cancer isn't as idyllic as it sounds.
Healing Humor: Minnesota Comedian Talks Surviving Colon CancerThere's nothing funny about cancer... unless you are a comedian who's also a cancer survivor. Brenda Elsagher, a Twin Cities comedian, is traveling the country and spreading the word about the importance of getting screened for colon cancer.
Study: Families Of Cancer Patients Prefer At-Home End-Of-Life CareA new study of more than 2000 terminal cancer patients in Japan finds those who chose to die at home lived significantly longer than those who spent their final days at a hospital.
Kylie's Kids: Meet Travis & HunterThis month at Masonic Children's Hospital, there was a special meeting between Travis Moore, who had cancer 20 years ago and Hunter, who's fighting it today.
Former Senator Norm Coleman Discusses Battle With CancerFormer U.S. Senator Norm Coleman is speaking out about his battle with throat cancer and the remarkable progress he is making as part of a clinical trial at the Mayo Clinic.
Wadena Man Charged With Stealing Bag Of Money Meant For Cancer PatientMore than a month after a bag of money raised for a cancer patient was stolen from a benefit event, police have filed charges.
ZacStrong: Hockey Award Named For Boy Who Died Of CancerThree years ago, Zac Bartz passed away after a lifelong battle with cancer. As a way to honor Zac, the Chisago Lakes Hockey Association named an award after him for a player who shows courage, strength, and love for his teammates, among other attributes.
Kylie's Kids: Meet BrianBrian Brooks is a senior at the St. Paul Conservatory for the Performing Arts. His focus originally was on musical theatre, but cancer at just 13 years old has changed his performance and his everyday life.
Hollywood Greenlights Movie About Stillwater TeenWarner Brothers has given the greenlight to make a movie about a Stillwater teen's life. The film, called "Clouds," is based on the life of 18-year-old Zach Sobiech, who lost his battle with cancer in 2013.
Woman Battling Stage 4 Cancer Asks For Help Finding Support DogA Hugo woman battling cancer is looking for her dog, and she’s asking for help.
After 42 Years, Metzen To Retire From Minn. SenateDemocratic Sen. Jim Metzen, whose 42 years in the Legislature make him one of Minnesota's longest-serving state lawmakers, said Saturday that he won't seek re-election. Metzen said in September that he was being treated for a recurrence of lung cancer.