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MMA fighter in biggest fight of his life

A mixed martial arts fighter, who grew up in Detroit Lakes, was fighting his way up the ranks - until tragedy struck. Dan Kiser, Jr. is in rehabilitation at Sanford after he suffered a traumatic brain injury during a recent fight. Now, supporters are stepping up to help the father of two in the fight of his life.

Becky Parker reports.

Becky Parker

Becky Parker - Becky Parker joined the WDAY 6 News team in July of 2012. She was born and raised in Williston, North Dakota.  She graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science.   At NDSU, Becky served as News Director for ‘SU TV News, the university’s first ever student-run newscast. She was also an anchor and reporter for the organization.   Before coming to WDAY, Becky was reporting for Lakeland Public Television at their Brainerd, MN bureau. She also spent internship hours at WDAZ in Grand Forks and KVRR Fox in Fargo.   If you have story ideas or questions, please e-mail Becky at

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