| Aug 30, 2010
The Muscular Dystrophy Association today announced that plans for its 2010 Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon are almost complete, and the 21½-hour live show is going to be spectacular.
From live remotes to amazing dance and production numbers, to sensational...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 10:29 AM
Inside the lab. It's where the hopes of scientists and patients merge. But a medical breakthrough takes time ... and lots of money. A local researcher takes us behind the scenes as he embarks on a promising journey.
Dr. Renzhi Han, Muscular Dystrophy...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 7:28 AM
We tagged along with local improv comedy troupe Jet City Improv as they perform for campers at the MDA Summer Camp for kids!
The MDA Summer Camps are offered nation-wide for children with muscular dystrophy and related diseases. The Tacoma branch...
| Sep 6, 2010
It's a Labor day tradition, Jerry Lewis' muscular dystrophy telethon. This year, a number of people have turned out to help us raise money for the cause on our sister station, Nola 38.
Little Tyree Sanchez suffers from muscular dystrophy. Tyree's dad...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 3:07 PM
If you drive in Wichita you've likely been approached with a bucket, or a boot, at a busy intersection. But fundraisers like those were on the chopping block Tuesday, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association had a lot at stake.
"Last year, and for the...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 1:27 PM
SYDNEY (KTLA) -- Jerry Lewis was rushed to a hospital after falling ill moments before he was to appear at a show in Australia.
The 85-year-old entertainer was so ill that he could not even get out of a car which brought him to the club Friday, reports...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 5:48 PM
Car enthusiasts are gathering this weekend at the Roanoke Civic Center.
It's the 31st annual MDA Car Show.
The event is sponsored by Your Hometown Station.
It has everything from antiques and racecars to a model car contest and silent auction....
| Aug 5, 2011
| 2:14 PM
An experimental Medicare system aiming to drive out fraudulent and overpriced equipment sellers in South Florida and the Orlando area is saving money, but angers companies seven months after it began.
The system requires dealers of durable medical...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 1:03 PM
PHOENIX (AP) — Comedian Jerry Lewis' conspicuous absence is not be the only change at the Muscular Dystrophy Association's telethon this year.
The Tucson, Ariz.-based association is making major changes to the telethon, slashing it down from a...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:12 PM
The Jerry Lewis era of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Labor Day Telethon has ended a bit sooner than expected.
The event's host and main public advocate since 1966, the veteran comedian was slated for a final appearance on this year's edition,...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 1:26 AM
The clown with the big red shoes is more than Happy Meals and hamburgers.
For literally hundreds of families every year, he’s about compassion, a calm port in a storm of doctors, tests and illness.
We’re talking about Ronald McDonald,...