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Don McRae, MLA for Comox Valley and minister of social development and social innovation, attempts to light the B.C. Summer Games torch. - CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin
Don McRae, MLA for Comox Valley and minister of social development and social innovation, attempts to light the B.C. Summer Games torch.
— image credit: CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin

Don McRae, MLA for Comox Valley and minister of social development and social innovation, attempts to light the B.C. Summer Games torch, marking 100 days until the start of the games in July.

The event was hosted in Maffeo Sutton Park Friday before a crowd of about 100 people with entertainment and speeches from dignitaries and local games officials.

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