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August 3, 2011 in City
Dan Pelle photo

Alicia Ponce-Myers, 12, is comforted by her parents, Daniel and Brooke Angell. Alicia has been at Providence Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital receiving treatments for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which is now in remission.

Alicia Ponce-Myers displays this get-well card in her hospital room.

Dan Pelle photo

Alicia Ponce-Myers, 12, has spent the past month in a Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital room recovering from cancer. Alicia and her family, from Tonasket, Wash., are homeless and lived in a tent.