| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:43 AM
St. Cloud Capt. Boyd Graham, a military veteran and longtime law-enforcement officer, lost his battle against liver cancer Friday morning.
Graham, 47, was diagnosed with Stage 4 liver cancer in March and retired August 7 because of his illness....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Lawrence T. Christy, 84 passed away August 14th from liver cancer at his home in Dana Point.
Originally from Chicago he was an accomplished artist and long-time resident of Orange County. Owner of the Larry Christy Studio Gallery in Laguna Beach, his...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:32 PM
When Jerome Karle learned he was to share the Nobel Prize in chemistry, the Brooklyn-born scientist was miles above the Atlantic Ocean and quite unaware that his flight was about to turn into a champagne fete.
Karle had left his hotel room in Munich,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Rebecca Fazenbaker has always been captivated by the less conventional.
For years, she wanted to study reptiles but has found a new calling in a specialized engineering field.
The 18-year-old Turkeyfoot Valley Area High School graduate developed a...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:30 PM
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, the producer, engineer, songwriter and singer whose career with Sun Records and RCA saw him man the mixing boards for a plethora of canonical rock and roll and country recordings, died Aug. 8 in his home in Nashville as a result...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:21 PM
It's well known that obesity is linked to diabetes, heart troubles and other health woes, but studies have also linked carrying too much weight to an increased risk of some kinds of cancer, including esophageal, colorectal, pancreatic and other cancers....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:44 PM
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday for the first time approved a type of diagnostic test that will allow doctors to determine what kind of hepatitis C virus a chronically infected patient has, and tailor treatments based on that...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Edgy Scottish novelist
Iain Banks, 59, a Scottish writer who alternately wowed and disturbed readers with his dark jokes and narrative tricks, died Sunday. His publisher, Little Brown, announced his death but did not provide other details....
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:56 PM
ST. CLOUD — Sgt. Boyd Graham shook a lot of hands Saturday.
He sat in the shade with his family at the Peghorn Park Nature Trail and Wildlife Habitat in St. Cloud, frequently approached by friends, old acquaintances and people he didn't know at...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Dr. Lewis Yocum, the longtime Angels team physician and nationally renowned orthopedic surgeon who saved or extended the careers of hundreds of major league baseball players, died Saturday after quietly battling liver cancer. He was 65.
Yocum, who was...
| Jun 10, 2013
Dogs can turn a dog-crazy street into a neighborhood, I wrote last week.
This week, a story about a neighborhood that became especially crazy about one dog.
The neighborhood is West Lakeview. The dog was Kuma.
Kuma was a 95-pound snow-white...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Alan Elmer Kaufman, 59, Newcastle, Wy, born January 20, 1954, died March 16, 2013, at Rapid City Regional Hospital, after a strong and stubborn battle against liver cancer. He was surrounded by his loving son, Josh; the mother of his grandchild, Katie...