Month: June 2013


Taking a shot on Melanoma

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

June is a particularly tough time of year for the friends and family of Owen Schlosser. The beloved University of Alberta student and elite athlete was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma and passed away four months after his diagnosis, just shy of his 22nd birthday on June 2, 2009. Almost four years to the day … Read More

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Bald & Beautiful

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Rhonda Lee MacDonald was intrigued by a fundraising event mentioned to her by a coworker. The description of the event, called Mud Hero, stated that it would make participants get “down n’ dirty” in support of the Alberta Cancer Foundation.  Hundreds of people would be slipping, sliding, jumping and wading through a challenging 6 kilometre … Read More

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