Canton girl a champion fundraiser

A Canton teen who has helped raise more than $100,000 to find a cure for cancer was honored in a surprise presentation at the Golden Bears basketball game Thursday night. Sami Curtis, 17, received the New York State Senate’s Liberty Medal from state Sen. Patty Ritchie. With Curtis and Ritchie, in front in the middle, are members of the team, coaches, and Dede Scozzafava of Gouverneur, right, a member of the governor’s cabinet.

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