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Peace Arch News
Eleven candidates eye Miss White Rock crownStudied high school French, learning ASL; • Volunteering: Peace Arch Hospital
Eleven candidates eye Miss White Rock crown
Peace Arch News / Posted 13 hours ago
Studied high school French, learning ASL; • Volunteering: Peace Arch Hospital as a recreational therapy volunteer, Canadian Cancer Society for the Daffodil Drive; • Works as a barista at Bean Around the World; • Hobbies; running soccer,... Read more
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Kincardine News
Meet Kincardine’s senior of the yearSunday school, she said, and cares for a garden in Tiverton’s Walk of Memories.
Meet Kincardine’s senior of the year
Kincardine News / Posted yesterday
Sunday school, she said, and cares for a garden in Tiverton’s Walk of Memories. He’s also a long-time canvasser for the Canadian Cancer Society and a long-serving cub and scout leader. Manary, she said, was a chaperone for 20 scouts who spent a... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centreat sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centre
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
at sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space is limited. A donation to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society — Niagara Wheels of Hope program — can be made when reserving a ticket or on the day of the show. As... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centreat sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centre
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
at sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space is limited. A donation to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society — Niagara Wheels of Hope program — can be made when reserving a ticket or on the day of the show. As... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centreat sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space
Final Hip gig to be shown at convention centre
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
at sccniagara.ticketpro.ca on Friday at 10 a.m. While tickets are free, space is limited. A donation to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society — Niagara Wheels of Hope program — can be made when reserving a ticket or on the day of the show. As... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Grim Acres competes for must-see haunt honourand his wife started Grim Acres Scare Away Cancer in Brandon six years ago, but
Grim Acres competes for must-see haunt honour
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
and his wife started Grim Acres Scare Away Cancer in Brandon six years ago, but began to donate the haunt’s profits to the Canadian Cancer Society in 2012. Sutherland said he had grown up "exposed to the problems associated with living with cancer... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer driversproviding free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling so
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer drivers
Aldergrove Star / Posted 2 days ago
providing free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling society aims to fill the gap created when the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) cancelled its Volunteer Driver Program last fall to save money. “It left a lot of people... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Volunteer opportunities for Chatham-Kent posteddirection of patient and family-centred care. Call 1-888-310-8881 ext. 7247 or
Volunteer opportunities for Chatham-Kent posted
Chatham This Week / Posted 2 days ago
direction of patient and family-centred care. Call 1-888-310-8881 ext. 7247 or email kelley.robertson@esc.ccac-ont.ca. The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for volunteer drivers to take clients to and from their cancer-related treatments.... Read more
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BC Local News
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in PentictonWith the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another va
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in Penticton
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
With the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another valuable resource was left without a home. Mirror Image Room provided wigs and head coverings, free of charge, to people in the South Okanagan-Similkameen that are losing... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in PentictonWith the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another va
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in Penticton
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 days ago
With the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another valuable resource was left without a home. Mirror Image Room provided wigs and head coverings, free of charge, to people in the South Okanagan-Similkameen that are losing... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridianthe event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they'
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridian
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
the event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they're in a concert. Tickets are free. The Canadian Cancer Society will accept donations at the event in Downie's honour. Tickets can be picked up a the Meridian... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridianthe event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they'
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridian
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
the event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they're in a concert. Tickets are free. The Canadian Cancer Society will accept donations at the event in Downie's honour. Tickets can be picked up a the Meridian... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridianthe event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they'
Hip final concert to be broadcast at Meridian
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the event and bring in additional sound systems so participants feel like they're in a concert. Tickets are free. The Canadian Cancer Society will accept donations at the event in Downie's honour. Tickets can be picked up a the Meridian... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tunedHip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tuned
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Hip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city hall, and collecting donations for the Canadian Cancer Society as the band is playing. It will be the iconic Canadian rock band’s last ever performance, since... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tunedHip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tuned
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
Hip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city hall, and collecting donations for the Canadian Cancer Society as the band is playing. It will be the iconic Canadian rock band’s last ever performance, since... Read more
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Welland Tribune
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tunedHip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city
News on Welland’s LED screen? Stay tuned
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Hip concert on that 220-square-foot screen, to be mounted on the tower at city hall, and collecting donations for the Canadian Cancer Society as the band is playing. It will be the iconic Canadian rock band’s last ever performance, since... Read more
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BC Local News
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer driversproviding free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling so
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer drivers
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
providing free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling society aims to fill the gap created when the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) cancelled its Volunteer Driver Program last fall to save money. “It left a lot of people... Read more
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Langley Times
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer driversproviding free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling so
Township considers grant for volunteer cancer drivers
Langley Times / Posted 3 days ago
providing free transportation to cancer patients on Feb. 29.” The fledgling society aims to fill the gap created when the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) cancelled its Volunteer Driver Program last fall to save money. “It left a lot of people... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Golf Fore the Cure raises $3,51521. Golf Fore the Cure is a national event initiated by Golf Canada to raise fu
Golf Fore the Cure raises $3,515
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
21. Golf Fore the Cure is a national event initiated by Golf Canada to raise funds for breast cancer research through the Canadian Cancer Society. The event saw 99 golfers raise $3,515 for the cause and marked the first time it was held at Twin... Read more
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NBC News
'Fighting for It': How Sikh-Canadian Bikers Are Riding for Religious Freedom and Cancer Awarenessfaith for us." But the roughly 7,500-mile trip they just completed was not abo
'Fighting for It': How Sikh-Canadian Bikers Are Riding for Religious Freedom and Cancer Awareness
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
faith for us." But the roughly 7,500-mile trip they just completed was not about race or religion. The members chose the Canadian Cancer Society as their charity of choice because they believed in giving back to the community as a whole. "As... Read more
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New Kerala
Warning on tobacco product packages to cover 85 per cent of display area - newkerala.com #93968on packages of Cigarettes.The report titled Cigarette Package Health Warnings:
Warning on tobacco product packages to cover 85 per cent of display area - newkerala.com #93968
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
on packages of Cigarettes.The report titled Cigarette Package Health Warnings: International Status Report was compiled by Canadian Cancer Society with contributions from the World Health Organisation Tobacco Free Initiative, the Campaign for... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury man was Terry Fox's 'shield'didn't want to stay. So Sudbury's Lou Fine, a man who became a close friend an
Sudbury man was Terry Fox's 'shield'
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 days ago
didn't want to stay. So Sudbury's Lou Fine, a man who became a close friend and adviser to Fox, and who was one of the Canadian Cancer Society district directors who played a crucial role in Fox's journey through Ontario, got on the phone with... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
VIQ: Wheelchair of Hope addresses mobility issuespage on Facebook or visit http://wheelchairofhope.ca. Volunteer opportunities
VIQ: Wheelchair of Hope addresses mobility issues
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 9 days ago
page on Facebook or visit http://wheelchairofhope.ca. Volunteer opportunities to choose from this week include: • Canadian Cancer Society requires volunteers for their Grapes of Wrath event on September 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Prince... Read more
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Melfort Journal
The dream needs to live in on MelfortMany people know the affect it has on people and the loved ones around them. A
The dream needs to live in on Melfort
Melfort Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Many people know the affect it has on people and the loved ones around them. According to national statistics from the Canadian Cancer Society, an estimated 196,900 new cases of cancer and 78,000 deaths from cancer occurred in 2015. More than... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Alkaline diet a bit basic, experts sayvegan “brownies” made with rice milk and dates. The belief that an alkaline di
Alkaline diet a bit basic, experts say
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 11 days ago
vegan “brownies” made with rice milk and dates. The belief that an alkaline diet can affect cancer cells has prompted the Canadian Cancer Society to weigh in. “Some people believe that this type of diet will help you lose weight, increase your... Read more
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CTV News
N.S. researchers look at low-cost drugs as potential cancer treatmentearly breast cancer development, we saw about a half-ing in the number of tumou
N.S. researchers look at low-cost drugs as potential cancer treatment
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
early breast cancer development, we saw about a half-ing in the number of tumours that the mice developed,” she said. The Canadian Cancer Society is now involved in the project, hoping to see if the drugs could one day be viable in treating cancer... Read more
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The Sault Star
Dishing with a Pampered Chefhas donated $1.5 million to food banks across Canada through the program. Addi
Dishing with a Pampered Chef
The Sault Star / Posted 14 days ago
has donated $1.5 million to food banks across Canada through the program. Additionally, the company has partnered with the Canadian Cancer Society to raise money and awareness for breast cancer during campaigns in May and October. Non-profit groups... Read more
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BC Local News
Another successful Cops for Cancer Golf Tournamentfor 14 years now, “and you’ve raised upwards of $330,000 as a volunteer communi
Another successful Cops for Cancer Golf Tournament
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
for 14 years now, “and you’ve raised upwards of $330,000 as a volunteer community initiative,” Nicole Minions of the Canadian Cancer Society told attendees Saturday. While the Canadian Cancer Society does have an office in Campbell River,... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Another successful Cops for Cancer Golf Tournamentfor 14 years now, “and you’ve raised upwards of $330,000 as a volunteer communi
Another successful Cops for Cancer Golf Tournament
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
for 14 years now, “and you’ve raised upwards of $330,000 as a volunteer community initiative,” Nicole Minions of the Canadian Cancer Society told attendees Saturday. While the Canadian Cancer Society does have an office in Campbell River,... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Lake Country makes its anti-smoking bylaw officialthe bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigar
Lake Country makes its anti-smoking bylaw official
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 15 days ago
the bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigarette smoke.” The district was urged by the Canadian Cancer Society and the Interior Health Authority to take action. Baker says there have been few complaints from... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Lake Country makes its anti-smoking bylaw officialthe bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigar
Lake Country makes its anti-smoking bylaw official
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 15 days ago
the bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigarette smoke.” The district was urged by the Canadian Cancer Society and the Interior Health Authority to take action. Baker says there have been few complaints from... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Volunteers of the Year for Areas A and C honoured by RDEKfor their outdoor functions and banquets; and, has supported the Fernie and Spa
Volunteers of the Year for Areas A and C honoured by RDEK
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
for their outdoor functions and banquets; and, has supported the Fernie and Sparwood Rod and Gun clubs, local girl guides, Canadian Cancer Society, Fernie Fire Department and 4-H. For 30 years has also provided free snow removal service to seniors... Read more
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BC Local News
Volunteers of the Year for Areas A and C honoured by RDEKfor their outdoor functions and banquets; and, has supported the Fernie and Spa
Volunteers of the Year for Areas A and C honoured by RDEK
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
for their outdoor functions and banquets; and, has supported the Fernie and Sparwood Rod and Gun clubs, local girl guides, Canadian Cancer Society, Fernie Fire Department and 4-H. For 30 years has also provided free snow removal service to seniors... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
OPP warn of canvassing fraudstersof an investigation, it was determined that an adult female suspect attended th
OPP warn of canvassing fraudsters
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 16 days ago
of an investigation, it was determined that an adult female suspect attended the area attempting to solicit funds for the Canadian Cancer Society and the CIBC Run for the Cure for breast cancer. The woman was wearing a red name tag and carrying a... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Canadian Cancer Society to host 3rd annual Mudmoiselle Ladies Mud Run in Augustas they make their way through the tire portion of the obstacle course. SUDBUR
Canadian Cancer Society to host 3rd annual Mudmoiselle Ladies Mud Run in August
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
as they make their way through the tire portion of the obstacle course. SUDBURY—The Sudbury and District Unit of the Canadian Cancer Society is looking for teams to sign up for the third annual Mudmoiselle Ladies’ Mud Run in August at Adanac... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Cops gear up for Cancer RideValley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their fam
Cops gear up for Cancer Ride
Abbotsford News / Posted 17 days ago
Valley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their family is devastating. Donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society through Cops for Cancer are used to fund life-saving research and caring support programs to reduce... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Cops gear up for Cancer RideValley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their fam
Cops gear up for Cancer Ride
Aldergrove Star / Posted 17 days ago
Valley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their family is devastating. Donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society through Cops for Cancer are used to fund life-saving research and caring support programs to reduce... Read more
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Langley Times
Cops gear up for Cancer RideValley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their fam
Cops gear up for Cancer Ride
Langley Times / Posted 17 days ago
Valley. Why? Because the impact of cancer on the life of a child and their family is devastating. Donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society through Cops for Cancer are used to fund life-saving research and caring support programs to reduce... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
On Board to fight cancerLeblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going
On Board to fight cancer
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
Leblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going toward brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. The event is in honour of Julia Turner and Lynn Lambert, both of whom died of cancer in 2011 and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
On Board to fight cancerLeblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going
On Board to fight cancer
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
Leblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going toward brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. The event is in honour of Julia Turner and Lynn Lambert, both of whom died of cancer in 2011 and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
On Board to fight cancerLeblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going
On Board to fight cancer
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Leblanc, 19, is hosting her third annual On Board fundraiser, with funds going toward brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. The event is in honour of Julia Turner and Lynn Lambert, both of whom died of cancer in 2011 and... Read more
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CTV News
Uruguay's tobacco victory encourages Canada's plain-pack proponentscent of packaging and restricting each brand to only a single product. Rob Cun
Uruguay's tobacco victory encourages Canada's plain-pack proponents
CTV News / Posted 18 days ago
cent of packaging and restricting each brand to only a single product. Rob Cunningham, a senior policy analyst with the Canadian Cancer Society, called the decision just the latest in a string of international defeats for the tobacco industry on... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Marshall tournament another successwere asked to takeover. In the first 10 years of the tournament, $110,000 were
Marshall tournament another success
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 19 days ago
were asked to takeover. In the first 10 years of the tournament, $110,000 were raised for the Oxford County branch of the Canadian Cancer Society. The tournament is named after Gord Marshall, who was a local farmer and umpire before passing away... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Radon gas home testing to be done in Colwoodinto the presence of an environmental carcinogen that has become a target for t
Radon gas home testing to be done in Colwood
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
into the presence of an environmental carcinogen that has become a target for two high-profile enemies of cancer. The Canadian Cancer Society will be looking for residents to allow their homes to be tested for radon, a naturally occurring,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lake Country butts out smokingthe bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigar
Lake Country butts out smoking
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 20 days ago
the bylaw is to promote healthy lifestyles. “Some people are allergic to cigarette smoke.” The district was urged by the Canadian Cancer Society and the Interior Health Authority to take action. Baker says there have been few complaints from... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Horses back at Evergreen Parkseason. The Brekkaas Vacuum & Tank Paint The Park Pink - Race For The Cure goe
Horses back at Evergreen Park
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
season. The Brekkaas Vacuum & Tank Paint The Park Pink - Race For The Cure goes Aug. 14 and serves as a fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society. For the second consecutive year, the facility has also been awarded the Alberta Derby. Hill said... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Pollster predicts Tory ‘mega majority’are coming home to roost. I am running the Winnipeg Police Service half-marath
Pollster predicts Tory ‘mega majority’
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
are coming home to roost. I am running the Winnipeg Police Service half-marathon May 1 and am raising funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. If you’d like to donate to my race, please go to runningroom.com, choose the WPS half-marathon race,... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Gord Marshall tourney continues to growwere asked to run the event. In their first 10 years, the tournament raised $11
Gord Marshall tourney continues to grow
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 23 days ago
were asked to run the event. In their first 10 years, the tournament raised $110,000 for the Oxford County branch of the Canadian Cancer Society. Since then, they helped raise money for Innerkip Parks and Recreation to maintain the diamonds and... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Canadian Cancer Society honours Island volunteersLindsay Jones and Shanna Crispo of the Canadian Cancer Society Sudbury and Dist
Canadian Cancer Society honours Island volunteers
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 24 days ago
Lindsay Jones and Shanna Crispo of the Canadian Cancer Society Sudbury and District Unit present Freda Bond with an award for her 10 Years of Service with the Canadian Cancer Society. photos by Robin Burridge MANITOULIN—The Canadian Cancer Society... Read more
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Calgary Sun
HPV vaccination reduces cervical abnormalities in young womencancer screening and the optimal dosage and timing of vaccinations. An estimat
HPV vaccination reduces cervical abnormalities in young women
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
cancer screening and the optimal dosage and timing of vaccinations. An estimated 1,500 Canadian women were diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2015 and about 380 died from the disease, the Canadian Cancer Society says.As Advertised in the Calgar... Read more
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