Daybreak North | Jun 24, 2013 | 4:22

Thousands appear for Jehovah Witness convention in Prince George

Thousands of Jehovah Witnesses are heading home this morning after a weekend in Prince George. They were in town for a convention -- which is quite common for Jehavoahs at this time of year. Daybreak's Adrian Mrdeza has more.

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Daybreak North - Fears of violent gang prevent Nak'azdli reserve members from sharing torture informationOct 18, 2012 | 7:28Daybreak North Fears of violent gang prevent Nak'azdli reserve members from sharing torture information Audio
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Daybreak North - People first in environmental assessment processSep 6, 2013 | 10:21Daybreak North People first in environmental assessment process Audio
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