A free cancer screening will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the 4-H building at 710 W. Woodside St. in McPherson.

A free cancer screening will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the 4-H building at 710 W. Woodside St. in McPherson.
The event is co-hosted by Masonic Lodges #397 and #172 and is open to the public. No appointment is necessary to attend this life-saving free event.
In 2015, an estimated 1,658,370 new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States and 589,430 people will die from the disease.
 The Masonic screenings are coordinated by Midwest Cancer Alliance and staffed by physicians from University of Kansas Medical Center.
The Midwest Cancer Alliance, also known as MCA, is a membership-based organization that brings together cancer research, care and support professionals to advance the quality and reach of cancer prevention, early detection, treatment, and survivorship in the Heartland.