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Survivor Spotlight: Anna Mehl

Survivor Spotlight: Anna Mehl

By Declan Harty

October 23, 2014


Filed under Life & Culture

Anna Mehl has always been a fan of “Star Trek.” In particular, the fictional alien animal on the show — Tribbles.Tribbles are fluffy, ball-shaped animals that are first seen in the episode “Trouble with Tribbles.” In the show, the animal is born pregnant and is widely considered harmless until ...

Survivor Spotlight: Angie Dimit

Survivor Spotlight: Angie Dimit

By Declan Harty

October 9, 2014


Filed under Life & Culture

It was a Monday when Angie Dimit found the lump.Overwhelmed by the possibility of what it could be and a cousin’s recent death, she didn’t tell her husband, her two sons, her mother or her siblings.Instead, she remained “neutral.” Refusing to self-diagnose, Angie underwent a biopsy and an ult...