If your passion and mission in life requires a voice, what do you do when you lose it?
Pastor Lyle Kath, 59. was diagnosed with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma cancer shortly after becomingsenior pastor at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in Winona in 2003, according to the Winona Daily News.
Surgery left him without a voice, so he had to quit.
But he didn’t quit.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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