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      July 11, 2012

      Linda-Dunbar.jpgThe Canmore cross-country skiing community recognized one of its own at a surprise ceremony for long-time volunteer Linda Dunbar on Sunday, July 8.

      Dunbar received the Firth Award from cross-country fixtures Shirley and Sharon Firth in recognition of her devotion to the sport of cross-country skiing over the past 40-plus years.

      “This award means a lot to me,” said Dunbar, overwhelmed by the surprise appearance of more than 50 friends and relatives at what she thought was a World Cup planning meeting....