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By Vicky Dorvee

Watkins family grateful for health news and support


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Altona Middle School Choir Director Kim Watkins will start back at work on March 15 following successful treatment of breast cancer. Watkins posed with husband Jason Watkins and their son Daniel post treatment.

At age 46, Kim Needham Watkins had been dealt an extremely frightening hand. The Watkins’ family jumped into action last year when Kim was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer. This very aggressive form of cancer statistically has a 40 to 50 percent chance of recurrence in a different organ system within the next five years.

But there’s wonderful news to report – after five month...

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