(St. Paul, MN) — Senator Amy Klobuchar has disclosed she has been diagnosed with Stage One-A breast cancer and that the treatment has gone well. Klobuchar says she learned of the cancer during a routine mammogram in February that she had delayed because of the pandemic. The senator announced the diagnosis yesterday on her personal blog. She encouraged everyone to catch up on any exams or physicals they had postponed because of the pandemic.
Senator Klobuchar Discloses Breast Cancer Battle, Encourages Checkups for Everyone
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-10T05:54:44-05:00September 10th, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!