Relay for Life

Husband and wife LeRoy and Twyla Mitchell are the Honorary Relay for Life Co-Chairs in Chisago County this year. Twyla Mitchell experienced breast cancer in 2002 and LeRoy Mitchell experienced throat cancer in 2007. Twyla Mitchell had no family history of the disease and went through the typical surgeries and therapies with positive results. She [...]

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(slideshow)There was an abundance of emotions at the 2012 Chisago County Relay for Life Friday night: tears of joy in recovery, tears of sadness in the remembrance of those who have died. A hot, muggy night didn’t keep Relay teams from carrying on the tradition of the relay with the games, prizes, food and all-night [...]

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Miss Minnesota 2012, Siri Freeh, is scheduled to appear at the Relay for Life of Chisago County event at the Almelund Threshing Grounds on Friday, July 20 at 7 p.m.  Freeh, a 22-year-old nursing student at the University of Minnesota with a 4.0 GPA, plans to pursue her doctorate in Cardiovascular Research. Her personal service [...]

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