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Roseville girl wishes for "Team in Training" donations

A Roseville couple has a birthday wish on behalf of their little daughter. The Herrington family is asking local residents and businesses to consider donating to Jodee's Team in T ...

Roseville dad, daughter forge bond in cancer's shadow

Just like many parents of teenagers, Nasir and Jeanne Moloo affectionately ribbed their daughter about getting a summer job as the school year came to a close. "We've been trying ...

Oakmont team will Relay in honor of principal

Oakmont High School junior Julie Zimmer wears a silver necklace pretty much every day. The pendant, a ribbon, is a reminder of her battle with cancer. Not that she needs a reminde ...

Granite Bay dad recovering from bone marrow transplant

Until recently, Tim and Jana Krumal hadn’t spent more than two nights away from their four young children. Now they expect to spend the next three months living apart. The ...

Oktoberfest to aid woman in cancer treatment

The local Knights of Columbus is hosting a fundraiser Saturday for a Roseville woman undergoing cancer treatment. Stephanie Millward, 19, has been diagnosed with stage four neurob ...

Mind-body center aids cancer patients, survivors

When Shannon Maveety faced her second bout with cancer, she thought she could deal with the disease alone. “I thought, ‘I’m a tough lady, I can do this,’&r ...

Eat at Round Table, aid Granite Bay family

Eating at a local Round Table Pizza on Saturday, Sept. 24 and Sunday, Sept. 25 will help ease the financial burden of Tim Krumal, a Granite Bay resident who will soon undergo a bon ...

Roseville family won’t let cancer win

Tom Wieser has two birthdays. There is his conventional birthday and then his second one, observed by his wife and four children each March 5 since 2005 when his colorectal cancer ...

Colorectal cancer survivor encourages awareness

The 2nd annual Putt for Your Butt golf tournament has a silly name and a serious purpose. Florence Kurttila, a cancer survivor in her 11th cancer-free year, is a board member ...