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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
November 23, 2015
Members of the Mount Vernon chapter of Modern Woodmen of America's Junior Kids Club show off Kleenex boxes they decorated with words of encouragement for the Avera Cancer Institute in Mitchell. Pictured clockwise from back left are, Sidney Malde, 9, Stacey Malde, Noah Malde, 12, Logan Strand, 6 and Sabrina Strand, 8, all of Mount Vernon. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Hoping to help in face of cancer
November 23, 2015 - 10:25am
November 15, 2015
Helen Hohn, left, and Ruth Olinger hold up dresses for girls in Africa made from T-shirts and other material. (Kella Rodiek/Republic)
From T-shirts to T-Hugs
November 15, 2015 - 4:10pm
October 27, 2015
Bacon is fried up in a pan in a kitchen in this photo illustration in Golden, Colorado, October 26, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Bacon and other processed meats can cause cancer, experts say
October 27, 2015 - 10:35am
July 23, 2015
LeAnne Messer and Larry Fosdick pose outside of their Mitchell home on Tuesday afternoon. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Mitchell couple donating wedding gifts to fund cancer research, promote screening
July 23, 2015 - 8:40am
July 19, 2015
Mitchell High School teacher Jeff Hoffman, of rural Bridgewater, had to have his left leg amputated on March 17 after being diagnosed with cancer. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Jeff Hoffman standing strong after cancer
July 19, 2015 - 8:04pm
July 6, 2015
Popular weedkiller may cause cancer, World Health Organization agency says
July 6, 2015 - 9:26am