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When Relay For Life got its start in Steamboat, it had an immediate supporter in Bill McKelvie, who will participate this year with a team composed largely of teachers and half of whom are cancer survivors.

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Steamboat man learns to make the most of life after two cancer diagnoses

It was 2000 the first time Bill McKelvie was diagnosed with cancer. The second diagnosis was in 2003, when a routine cancer check turned up troubling news. Not only was he told the cancer had returned, but also that it already had nearly won the battle, overtaking his liver.


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