Local Triathlon Club TRI4EVR Working Together to Raise Cancer Awareness

In 2004 Kris Kolstad knew something was wrong.  An avid biker, Kris had been racing for years.  One day he started to notice that his training was suffering. He’d experience shortness of breath which was forcing him to cut his … Continue reading

Cancer survivor makes hats for chemo patients

By Kyle Rozendaal, West Central Tribune, Jul 14, 2014, WILLMAR — Gretchen Kray is a humble and optimistic 10-year cancer fighter who has helped fill a gap in the local community by sewing hats for chemotherapy patients who lose their … Continue reading

Tuesday, Apr. 1 – West Central Cancer Symposium

Educating Healthcare Professionals in Cancer Care for 23 Years UPDATE – The Cancer Symposium WILL BE held no matter the weather situation. No refunds will be offered due to weather. In order to support physicians and patients, healthcare professionals need … Continue reading

Willmar Regional Cancer Center Welcomes New Oncologist/Hematologist

Willmar Regional Cancer Center is pleased to announce the addition of Oncologist / Hematologist, Ewa Wysokinska, M.D., starting in November 2013. Dr. Wysokinska earned her Medical Degree from Wroclaw Medical University in Wroclaw, Poland. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency with Abbott … Continue reading

Mari Damhof, Willmar Regional Cancer Center Nurse Navigator, is published in Oncology Nursing News

Survival rates for cancer have been increasing because of what has been learned through research. Scientist have improved cancer treatments, learned more about what causes cancer, and have improve the quantity and quality of life while having cancer.  There is … Continue reading