Minnesota Mother, Undocumented Immigrant, In Need Of Kidney TransplantA Minnesota mother of three is in need of a life-saving surgery. Doctors told Socorro Neri Vergara she had less than a year to live. That was two years ago, and every day since she wonders if she will see another day.
Update: Missing New Prague Man Is On Kidney Transplant ListNew Prague police say that with each passing day it's critical that a missing man is located due to his medical condition.
Hanover Brothers' Rare Disease Doesn't Keep Spirits DownIt’s hockey night at the Walesch household in Hanover, and as usual the MVPs are 9-year-old Brett Walesch and his brother, 7-year-old Luke.
Kidney Snowman Helps Get Cottage Grove Man Life-Saving TransplantA Cottage Grove man, who earned worldwide attention while waiting for a kidney transplant, has a new organ. Jim Gorbunow, 44, begins each day with a handful of medications. Over the course of a day, he'll take upwards of 30 pills.
Football Team, Community Backs Jordan Brothers And Ill MotherTwo brothers in Jordan are learning that the word "team" extends well beyond their fellow football players. Kenny and Ben Alexander's mom, Sherry, had a stroke this past weekend and remains hospitalized. She is a single parent, raising both boys on her own.
Cottage Grove Man Hopes Giant Kidney Cutout Saves His LifeA Cottage Grove man hopes doing something "unusual" gets him the organ donation he so desperately needs. Jim Gorbunow is 43 and needs a kidney transplant.
Mpls and St. Paul Fire, Police Officers Take Part In The Second Annual “Unite Fight” Minneapolis and St. Paul police and firefighters are stepping into the ring and “duking it out” in the second annual “Unite Fight.” Six weeks ago, Minneapolis officer Carlos Escobar received a life-saving kidney transplant from a 20-year-old college student, Sebastian Rivera.
Would You Donate A Kidney To A Stranger?Would you donate your kidney to a stranger? A growing number of people are willing to do just that.
After 47 Years, Minn. Woman Reunites & Saves Life Of FriendMany of us would do anything for a best friend, but one Minnesota woman owes her life to a friend who she hadn’t seen in 47 years.
Coon Rapids Man Receives Life-Saving Transplant After WCCO ReportA Minnesota father of three says his prayers were answered after WCCO shared his story over the summer.
Bethel Coach To Receive The Gift Of LifeAs a quarterback, Scott Kirchoff led his Hutchinson team to a state title. He took his winner’s mentality to Bethel, where he won consistently.
Fresh Off Kidney Donation, Man Sets Sights On TriathlonA Twin Cities man is coming back from surgery with his sights set on completing the LifeTime Minneapolis Triathlon.