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Wednesday, 15 February 2017 13:18

A Walk to Remember

Vermillion Park hosted the Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women walk yesterday in Dauphin.

Cheyenne Stevenson has more.

Family and friends came out to honor and remember loved ones who were lost at a walk yesterday, that went through Vermillion Park.

The event began with a opening prayer, performed by Elder Bev Harvey, followed by a sharing circle.

The walk began with a drum ceremony performed by Rainbow Flett's Drum Group. 

Mel Chartrand says she was walking for her sister.

"My older sister Terra Chartrand who was missing and murder back in 2012."

After the walk, there was a traditional dance, performed by children.The walk ended with a closing prayer, and blessing of the food.

 

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Two Vehicle Fatal Collision

Saturday, 21 October 2017 10:55
Two Vehicle Fatal Collision

Yesterday, at approximately 10:50 in the morning, Blue Hills RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Road 117 West, between the Trans-Canada Highway and Highway 1A in the RM of Whitehead, near Kemnay.

Manitoba Liberals To Elect New Leader Today

Saturday, 21 October 2017 07:13
Manitoba Liberals To Elect New Leader Today
The Manitoba Liberal party is in the process of choosing a new leader for the party.

Theatre Amisk's Performance Of The Comedy Of Tenors Is Coming Up Soon

Saturday, 21 October 2017 07:01
Theatre Amisk's Performance Of The Comedy Of Tenors Is Coming Up Soon

This year’s Theatre Amisk production is the Comedy of Tenors.

Record breaking heat in the Parkland

Friday, 20 October 2017 18:09
Record breaking heat in the Parkland


Warm weather records were broken in many Parkland communities today, including Dauphin.