Tricounty News

Thirty-seven-year cancer survivor walks for a cure

Long-time Kimball resident Jane Pickle (third from right) and members of her family participated in the May 12 Susan G. Komen Race for W-Susan-Komen-Race220the Cure at Mall of America. This was the fifth year they’ve done the 5K walk (about 3 miles). Pictured are Pat Heeren holding 2-year-old Cooper Heeren, Kate Heeren (Jane’s granddaughter), 10-year-old Caden Bruckschen (Jane’s great-grandson), Jane Pickle (37-year breast cancer survivor), Susan Pickle Hoese (Jane’s daughter and herself a three-year breast cancer survivor, and Tim Hoese (Susan’s husband). Jane and the Heerens live in Glencoe; Caden lives in Hugo. Submitted photo.