Everyone who knows Erick Riedell — local photographer, bicycle enthusiast, husband and father of two young boys — will tell you what a great guy he is. They will also tell you how unbelievably saddened and pissed off they are that he has cancer. Again.
In April, Riedell started his fourth battle with cancer since 2008. Multiple surgeries, chemotherapies and trips to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota have racked up real bills and kept the happy-go-lucky blue-collar guy from working.