Cross Canada Spotlight: Catching eye of Hollywood prop masters, BC woman proving age just a number

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The Cross Canada Spotlight is a weekly segment that features a handful of the most interesting and entertaining stories produced across the Global News network.

This week includes the story of a BC boy whose hand-whittled sticks could end up on the silver screen, how robots could be serving up your next meal, the Vietnam War’s “Napalm Girl” living in Ontario 50 years after the Pulitzer Prize-winning photo shook the world, meet a senior you probably can’t keep up with on the trails, and a former Saskatoon gymnast who is taking on a new type of gym.

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