Mayor gets a daffodil

Marnie Burnell (l) of the Clearwater and area chapter of the Canadian Cancer Society, pins a daffodil pin onto Mayor John Harwood

Marnie Burnell gives a daffodil pin to Mayor John Harwood

Marnie Burnell gives a daffodil pin to Mayor John Harwood

Marnie Burnell (l) of the Clearwater and area chapter of the Canadian Cancer Society, pins a daffodil pin onto Mayor John Harwood on Tuesday to mark the start of Daffodil Month.

Researchers have made remarkable strides lately against cancer, particularly certain types, the mayor said.

“There was a time when when people used to say, ‘Cancer isn’t in my family. I’m OK.’ It isn’t that way anymore,” said Burnell