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Vol. 94 No. 4 June 8, 2016

HONOURING YOUTH — The Saskatoon Tribal Council, Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools and Saskatoon Public Schools joined forces May 17 to hold the fourth annual Indigenous Language Celebration under the theme, Honouring Our Youth. Here an elder does moss bag teachings with students from One Arrow First Nation. (Yaworski photo)

HONOURING YOUTH — The Saskatoon Tribal Council, Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools and Saskatoon Public Schools joined forces May 17 to hold the fourth annual Indigenous Language Celebration under the theme, Honouring Our Youth. Here an elder does moss bag teachings with students from One Arrow First Nation. (Yaworski photo)





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