Man, 75, Earns Black Belt After Surviving 3 CancersFew things get you thinking more about how precious life is than having a doctor tell you, "You have cancer." Big Lake resident Ray Dinius, 75, says even though he has survived three different types of cancer in the past 16 years, he is not dwelling on how time runs out. He is making the most of the time he has.
Minnesota Wild Ready To Kick Off 'Movember' CampaignThe Minnesota Wild is getting ready to kick off its annual "Movember" campaign starting Nov. 1. It's a campaign where men both young and old give their beards and mustaches a clean shave to start the month, then let it grow throughout November while raising money and awareness for prostate cancer research.
Movember Resonates With Young Cancer Survivor's FamilyWhether it's a co-worker, friend or family member, we all know someone who's battled cancer. This month, through Movember, WCCO is trying to raise awareness about cancers affecting men.
Funeral Set For Monday For Novelist Vince FlynnA funeral Mass is being planned for Monday for best-selling Minnesota author Vince Flynn, creator of the Mitch Rapp counter-terrorism thriller series. A family statement says it will be held Monday morning at the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Minnesota Author Vince Flynn Dies At 47Minnesota author Vince Flynn has died after a long battle with prostate cancer. Flynn has authored 15 novels, with the majority of them making it to the bestseller list.
Beyond Bounds: Measuring Gustavus' Mustached Success Men across the Gustavus Adolphus College campus sported mustaches throughout the month of November, hoping to raise men's health awareness over the past 30 days, and if you ask assistant athletic director Jared Phillips, he'll say the fuzzy inaugural Movember event shows potential for even more … growth.
Former Radio DJ Battles Prostate CancerMost men diagnosed with prostate cancer will survive, but their lives will never be the same.
Mike Augustyniak's Upper Lip Gets NakedWCCO meteorologist Mike Augustyniak was chomping at the bit (and probably at his upper lip) to shave off the mustache he's been sporting all month.
Behind This Man's Mustache Is A Victory Over CancerSteve Walsh wears his mustache well, and he should. He's had a November mo for a few years now. "My dad had prostate cancer, and he was diagnosed with that in 2005," Walsh said.
Beyond Bounds: Why Nearly 200 Gustavus Men Are Sporting 'StachesNo, it's not a mustache-only gang (although that'd be a sweet clique to be in). And it's not Burt Reynolds look-alike month. Well, at least not intentionally.
'Movember' Raising Awareness For Prostate, Testicular CancerThe scruffy look is in across the country -- at least for the month of November. "Movember" is officially in full swing.
Simplifying Some Common Medical MythsThere are several studies out there that tell you what’s good for you and what’s bad. But what’s true and what’s a myth? We’ll try to simplify it all for you here.