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Lawsuit: Jail inmate’s throat cancer went untreated for months

Lawsuit: Jail inmate’s throat cancer went untreated for months

A trial date has been set in a lawsuit against the county, sheriff and a doctor alleging that a former Yellowstone County jail inmate’s cancer went undiagnosed for almost a year — leading to a ruptured lump in his throat followed by chemotherapy and radiation treatment for advanced cancer.

July 15, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Yellowstone County Relay for Life celebrates 20 years of supporting cancer research

Yellowstone County Relay for Life celebrates 20 years of supporting cancer research

This year marks a milestone anniversary for the Yellowstone County Relay for Life.

June 30, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Olivia Clyde, 14, takes a whack at a pinata

Olivia Clyde, 14, takes a whack at a pinata

Olivia Clyde, 14, takes a whack at a pinata representing cancer while celebrating with friends and family the end of her chemotherapy treatments at Billings Clinic on Thursday morning. Olivia, who lives in Gillette, Wyo., has been fighting osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer.

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Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies of cancer at 54

Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies of cancer at 54

SAN DIEGO — 

June 16, 2014 10:10 am Photos

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NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE: Can food be your medicine?

You may have more control over your health than you thought. Did you know that making smart food choices can actually reduce your risk of developing certain cancers? Whether you have a family history of cancer or are currently battling the disease, there are lifestyle choices that can boost …

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Alice Golden models

Alice Golden models

Alice Golden models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show Saturday April 26, 2014 at St. Bernard Catholic Church.

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Linda Wetzel models

Linda Wetzel models

Linda Wetzel models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show & Luncheon on April 26.

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Alice Golden models

Alice Golden models

Alice Golden models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show & Luncheon on April 26.

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PEAKS volunteers and models

PEAKS volunteers and models

PEAKS volunteers and models Linda Wetzel, left, and Alice Golden, right, show off Victorian-inspired hats Friday April 11, 2014 at Moss Mansion.

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PEAKS volunteers and models

PEAKS volunteers and models

PEAKS volunteers and models Alice Golden, left, and Linda Wetzel, right, show off Victorian-inspired hats Friday April 11, 2014 at Moss Mansion. PEAKS, People Everywhere Are Kind & Sharing, will hold a style show featuring Victorian-inspired fashion and a raffle for handmade hats on Satu…

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Alice Golden and Linda Wetzel

Alice Golden and Linda Wetzel

PEAKS volunteers and models Alice Golden, left, and Linda Wetzel show off Victorian-inspired hats Friday at the Moss Mansion. PEAKS, People Everywhere Are Kind and Sharing, will hold a style show featuring fashions from Dillard’s and a raffle for handmade hats on April 26 at St. Bernard’s Ca…

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13-year old boy grows out hair for 18 months for Locks of Love

13-year old boy grows out hair for 18 months for Locks of Love

Reed Brown, 13 cuts his hair after growing it out for 18 months for Locks of Love.

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Make-A-Wish confirms Dorian Layton was eligible for support

Make-A-Wish confirms Dorian Layton was eligible for support

CASPER, Wyo. — A nonprofit organization that supports children with life-threatening medical conditions confirmed Friday that Dorian Layton, a 5-year-old Casper boy whose story about terminal brain cancer garnered community support, had indeed been deemed eligible for the program.

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Organizations who supported 'Ninja' Dorian surprised at investigation into family

Organizations who supported 'Ninja' Dorian surprised at investigation into family

CASPER, Wyo. — Representatives from several local organizations that held community events honoring Dorian Layton, a 5-year-old Casper boy with brain cancer, said Wednesday they were surprised to hear of an ongoing investigation into Layton’s family.

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State authorities investigate 'Ninja' Dorian's family

State authorities investigate 'Ninja' Dorian's family

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the family of Dorian Layton, a 5-year-old Casper boy with brain cancer whose story made headlines and led to an outpouring of community support.

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Allyson Toone of Mountain West Hair Piece and Wig

Allyson Toone of Mountain West Hair Piece and Wig

Allyson Toone became a cancer survivor after fighting leukemia starting at age 19. Losing hair to the disease ultimately led her to another challenge: Helping people find the right hair enhancements or wigs through her business, Mountain West Hair Piece and Wig.

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Entrepreneurs: Personal experience with hair loss leads to opening shop

Entrepreneurs: Personal experience with hair loss leads to opening shop

Allyson Toone’s business was born of tragedy.

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40 Under Forty: Dr. Carrie Neuhardt, hematologist, oncologist, St. Vincent Healthcare

40 Under Forty: Dr. Carrie Neuhardt, hematologist, oncologist, St. Vincent Healthcare

Dr. Carrie Neuhardt rejoices whenever a former patient sends her notice of a high school graduation or another significant milestone in life.

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St. Vincent Healthcare unveils Eva's Boutique for breast cancer survivors

St. Vincent Healthcare unveils Eva's Boutique for breast cancer survivors

For Bella Riewaldt and her sister, Julia Riojas, the news was a one-two punch.

January 23, 2014 4:30 pm Video Photos

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