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A fundraiser at Vallarta's Restaurant Monday night helped Yolanda Cruz (dubbed "Mama Bear" by her kids) and her daughter Heather, 19, who is fighting Hodgkin's lymphoma. Craig residents can still help the family by donating to an account in Cruz's name at Bank of the West.

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Community fundraiser helps family coping with cancer

The Cruz family, lifelong residents of Craig, is one that sticks together. Yolanda Cruz and her four children, Anastasia, 21; Heather, 19; Alexandria, 16; and John, 14, are a tight-knit, loving family.


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