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Landmark ruling comes as double edge sword for local first nations

By Jessica Lepp
January 27, 2016 - 3:58pm Updated: January 27, 2016 - 5:49pm

KAMLOOPS — First nations in Kamloops are declaring victory this week but at the unfortunate cost of the livelihood of thousands of children.

The President of the Secwepemc Child and Family Services Sandra Seymour says she was very emotional when she heard about the ruling.

Rolland Fox next to his late wife Betty Fox
Rolland Fox next to his late wife Betty Fox

Terry Fox’s dad approaches cancer diagnosis with ‘never give up’ attitude of son

By The Canadian Press
January 26, 2016 - 4:36pm

VANCOUVER — Terry Fox devoted his life to raising money for cancer research and now his father has been diagnosed with the disease.

The family announced Tuesday on the Terry Fox Foundation website that 80-year-old Rolland Fox, known as Rolly, was recently diagnosed with lung cancer.