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Nutrition North Canada - $7 loaf of bread in Rigolet

bread.jpgRigolet’s Charlotte Wolfrey called us last week to say bread was more than $7 a loaf in Rigolet. She bought the last bag of bread from the Northern Store and couldn’t believe her eyes when she looked at the grocery receipt. The high cost had many people wondering if the bread was covered under the northern subsidy that helps offset the cost of shipping to northern Labrador communities. We contacted Nutrition North Canada and asked their spokesperson Stephen Van Dine why bread costs so much.

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