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January 29, 2017
The risk of death from cancer may depend on where you live
January 29, 2017 - 4:30am
December 30, 2016
Trevor Easton, 22, of Wessington Springs, carries a pheasant to a pickup after a hunt Friday west of Wessington Springs. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Keeping two memories alive
December 30, 2016 - 9:43pm
December 25, 2016
Lainee Balsimo pets a kitten at Heartland Animal Rescue Team, one of the locations she visited as part of a day of fun organized for the 5-year-old. Lainee was diagnosed with a rare childhood cancer last October. Submitted photo
Home for Christmas: Doctors reverse grim cancer diagnosis for 5-year-old
December 25, 2016 - 6:09am
December 11, 2016
Kathy Kayser poses for a portrait photo during a benefit in her honor Sunday afternoon at the Emery Municipal Building. Kayser was diagnosed with stage four cancer in August. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Benefit draws in 500-plus for Emery woman
December 11, 2016 - 6:41pm
November 27, 2016
Harley, a 4-year-old boxer who has leukemia, receives an infusion of his own T cells at the University of Pennsylvania's Ryan Veterinary Hospital in early November. In a process also used in human trials, Harley's cells, a key component of the immune system, have been genetically modified and multiplied to help combat his cancer. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Katherine Frey
New tricks in canine cancer aim to treat humans, too
November 27, 2016 - 11:28am
October 10, 2016
A scientist prepares protein samples for analysis in a lab at the Institute of Cancer Research in Sutton, Britain, July 15, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo
Doctors grapple with best use of potent new cancer drugs
October 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
July 20, 2016
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
July 20, 2016 - 6:27pm
June 16, 2016
Julie Granger sits on a bench outside of her home last week. Granger is one of this year's honorary survivors for the annual Heart and Sole Cancer Walk this Friday at Mitchell Middle School. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Granger preaches annual check-ups
June 16, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 14, 2016
Rhonda Deinert stands out on her front porch. Deinert is one of this year's honorary survivors for the annual Heart and Sole Cancer Walk this Friday at Mitchell Middle School. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Early cancer detection key for Deinert
June 14, 2016 - 5:24pm
February 11, 2016
Wessington Springs High School senior Hunter Mees, center, takes money from someone paying for a dinner as part of a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish foundation he put on Tuesday night during the school's home basketball games. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Make-A-Wish fundraiser a chance to 'pay it forward'
February 11, 2016 - 10:09am
February 1, 2016
White House: Obama to seek $755 million for cancer 'moonshot'
February 1, 2016 - 5:30pm
January 18, 2016
Cancer battle inspires Aberdeen woman to become chaplain
January 18, 2016 - 5:33pm
December 28, 2015
Don Meyer cancer center to open in Aberdeen late next month
December 28, 2015 - 10:42am
December 23, 2015
OPINION: Reflections on life at Christmastime
December 23, 2015 - 10:27am
December 1, 2015
Avera joins Giving Tuesday
December 1, 2015 - 9:20am