FOX8 Highlighting Heroes: Douglas Milliken, father battling lung cancer

Highlighting Heroes
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We are highlighting local heroes who are making sacrifices in their lives to help keep families fed, prepared and safe during the coronavirus crisis.

We are asking FOX8 viewers to tell us about the heroes they encounter on this journey.

A daughter is calling her daddy a hero. Douglas Milliken is described as strong and hard working. According to his daughter, he raised his children to have great morals and values. This year, Douglas is battling lung cancer and is being called brave and strong. Today, we are highlighting him as our hero.

If you have a hero you want to share with us, send us a picture of the person and a few sentences about them to

You can also share them on social media by using #highlightingheroes.

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