cancer

Tommy's Tonka Trolley

Owner of popular Lake Minnetonka ice cream shop dies from cancer

Tommy Drummond was the man behind Tommy's Tonka Trolley.

Jordana Green

WCCO Radio's Jordana Green diagnosed with leukemia

"I got this," Green wrote on her Facebook page.

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Katherine Bensen, daughter of former Rep. Rick Nolan, dies of lung cancer

Bensen had been a longtime advocate of lung cancer research and early screenings.

Paul McEnroe

Acclaimed Twin Cities investigative reporter Paul McEnroe dies

He spent nearly 40 years of his life breaking stories for the Star Tribune and KSTP-TV.

Jim Hagedorn

1st District Rep. Jim Hagedorn updates his battle against kidney cancer

The 57-year-old was diagnosed with stage 4 kidney cancer in Feb. 2019.

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KSTP anchor, reporter reveals cancer diagnosis

Brett Hoffland says he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.

Amsoil Arena, UMD Bulldogs

UMD hockey recruit Will Francis diagnosed with leukemia

The former Centennial standout has started chemotherapy.

iPad stolen from family business contained videos of son who died

Grey Braddock died from cancer last June at the age of 12.

Robert and Shauna Banta

Couple to close dream restaurant after husband enters hospice care

Robert and Shauna Banta had moved to Pelican Rapids to pursue their dream.

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Gophers' Casey O'Brien to undergo surgery for spot on his lung

The sophomore placeholder has already beaten cancer four times.

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Gophers rally for cancer research ahead of border battle

Two prominent Gopher names are leading the effort.

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Cancer patient loses her two dogs, home in devastating fire

Jennifer Reinardy woke to her dogs panicking after fire broke out in her living room.

Braxton Raymond

Basketball community mourns death of former MN prep star

Braxton Raymond is the all-time leading scorer at Kasson-Mantorville.

Ed Ackerson

Entertainers pay tribute after death of beloved Minnesota musician

Ackerson was diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer in 2018.

Ed Ackerson

Minnesota musician battling Stage 4 pancreatic cancer

Ed Ackerson's band Polara has a star on the wall at First Avenue.

Valerie Harper and Mary Tyler Moore

Goodbye, Rhoda: Valerie Harper of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' dies

Th 80-year-old's long battle with cancer ended on Friday morning.

Mama D's Kitchen

Shock over death of Mama D's Kitchen owner after short illness

The chef's sudden death was confirmed on the eatery's Facebook page.

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Watch: Boy with cancer becomes star of his own action movie

Wyatt Crosser is a big fan of the Ninja Turtles, who joined him to fight evil.

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Watch: Griffen, Cook crack eggs on Kirk Cousins' head

Cousins was called out to take part in the Crack Cancer challenge.