A man who taught in Lutsel K'e is accused of sexually assaulting a male student there 40 years ago.
Robert Stanley Stevens is facing 9 charges. All relate to incidents alleged to have occurred between 1969 and 1974.
Though the charges were laid in 2010, Stevens was not arrested until two months ago.
The 70-year-old remained in custody until Tuesday, October 29, when he was released on $1,500 bail.
Under the terms of his release he is to remain in Manitoba, where he now lives.
Stevens' preliminary inquiry is scheduled for December 6th in Yellowknife.