Elk River Relay for Life

• Weather cut the annual event short but didn’t dampen opening ceremonies   by Jim Boyle Editor Stormy weather brought an early end to the 2014 Elk River Relay for Life on Aug. 2, but the event still raised at least $39,154.49 for the American Cancer Society, with more donations still coming in. Elk River […]

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• Family has vowed to get through journey together and it has two cancer survivors to show for their effort   by Jim Boyle Editor Children walking around the Elk River High School track for the survivor lap of the annual Elk River Relay for Life always break hearts. For those at this year’s relay on […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor As the honorary chair of the Elk River Relay for Life, Harlan Rosendahl spent two weeks writing a speech and had been practicing every day. “I wanted it to be perfect,” he wrote on his CaringBridge page. He was careful to leave out names of his support team and left out […]

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Gaye Hansen, a motivational speaker, will be guest speaker at the survivor/caregiver ice cream social being held in association with the 2012 Elk River Relay for Life at 6 p.m. Monday at Trott Brook Barn, 18294 Trott Brook Parkway in Elk River. There is still time for teams to sign up for the Aug. 10 […]

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Teams are still forming for the Elk River Relay for Life — a walk in support of loved ones lost and loved ones who have survived cancer. To sign up for a team, log onto www.relayforlife.org and find the Elk River Relay. Twenty-four teams have signed up so far. The team goal is 30. The […]

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