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Terry Lake: dad, animal lover and health minister

July 22, 2013

If B.C. health minister Terry Lake were a dog, he says he’d be a terrier. “Terriers are tenacious and tough. They know what they want and how to get it,” he said in his first major interview since being appointed health minister in June. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Terry Fox family to lend private collection to new museum

July 4, 2013
Terry Fox family to lend private collection to new museum

The family of iconic runner Terry Fox is lending more than 200,000 items related to his 1980 Marathon of Hope for an exhibition at the future Canadian Museum of History. CBC | British Columbia News

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Terry Fox preps Chinese students for Canada

June 17, 2013

TONGXIANG, China – It’s a muggy afternoon in June and high school students wearing T-shirts stamped with the image of Terry Fox stride past towering high-rises and scooters with honking horns in this small Chinese city that’s been coated in haze from the local fiberglass factory for several days. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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First feature film on Terry Fox in the planning stage

April 12, 2013

The first feature film about Terry Fox will start raising money on the crowd-sourcing website Kickstarter today, the 33rd anniversary of the start of Fox’s Marathon of Hope. Executive producer Kelly Slattery said she hopes to start shooting next March or April, with the movie being released in theatres by December. Vancouver Sun – News [...]

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Canadian aims to give Terry Fox’s story the Hollywood treatment

April 12, 2013

Kelly Slattery hopes her proposed feature film will not only make Fox a household name everywhere, but also raise funds for cancer research globeandmail – British Columbia

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