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January 3, 2018
On Sunday, Dec. 17,  Kaidence Sletto of Brandon was diagnosed with t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, also known as T-ALL, which is an acute type of leukemia. (Contributed)
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Minn. toddler
January 3, 2018 - 10:18am
June 21, 2017
David Howell Evans, better known as The Edge of the rock band U2, in Washington. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti.
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
October 12, 2016
The board of directors for Jaimie's Purse learn about grant writing at a recent board meeting. The organization, formed in memory of 18-year-old Jaimie Senger, awarded a grant to its first family experiencing childhood cancer this week. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
In Jaimie's honor: Nonprofit helps family with childhood cancer
October 12, 2016 - 8:53pm
June 11, 2016
Jaimie Senger, 18, of Brainerd, died in October of 2015 after suffering from leukemia. Her family and friends recently started a foundation, Jaimie's Purse, to financially support families experiencing childhood cancer. Submitted photo
Jaimie's generosity: Tragedy turns family's focus to foundation
June 11, 2016 - 2:10pm
October 18, 2015
Carolyn Reller (right) gets a hug at her daughter Jaimie Senger’s memorial party held at the American Legion Post. 255 Saturday in Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)
Jaimie Senger: She loved with abandon
October 18, 2015 - 9:06pm
October 14, 2015
Wearing a "Battle of Lady J" T-shirt, Jaimie Senger smiles in a portrait taken this summer, just before her second round of chemotherapy to treat her acute myeloid leukemia. The photo was taken by nonprofit Flashes of Hope. Submitted photo
Jaimie Senger, Brainerd teen facing leukemia dies
October 14, 2015 - 10:06pm
October 10, 2015
Jaimie Senger listens to a graduation speaker during her surprise graduation ceremony at Brainerd High School in May. The surprise ceremony was planned when it was learned she might miss commencement due to cancer treatments. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
The battle of 'Lady J': Jaimie Senger faces setback in cancer treatment
October 10, 2015 - 8:25am
May 8, 2015
Jaimie Senger (right) poses for a graduation picture with childhood friend Jonathan Boller after a surprise graduation ceremony at Brainerd High School Wednesday. The ceremony, where Senger was the only graduate, was quickly planned by teachers and friends after Senger learned she might miss commencement to receive treatment for cancer. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Just for Jaimie: BHS plans early surprise commencement for an ailing senior
May 8, 2015 - 10:18am
September 28, 2014
Jaimie Senger (left), a 17-year-old senior at Brainerd High School, discusses her and her family’s experience with her leukemia diagnosis, along with 12-year-old brother Jared Senger and mother Carolyn Reller. More than two years after learning of her cancer, she underwent her final treatment Friday and is now considered “cancer-free.” Chelsey Perkins/chelsey.perkins@brainerddispatch.com
Long Journey: No more chemo for Brainerd teen
September 28, 2014 - 10:02pm