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Walkers arrive in Nemaska after 7-week Journey

Participants in the Journey to the Heart of Eeyou Istchee arrived at their final destination March 31st. After seven weeks in boots and snowshoes, dragging their gear behind them, they arrived in Nemaska just after noon. People from all across Eeyou Istchee gathered to welcome them. Roderick Rabbitskin was in Nemaska for their arrival and he spoke with many of the people there.

Journey leaders Abel Jolly and Charlie Iserhoff

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Participants Patsy Rabbitskin of Mistissini and Amelia Dixon of Oujé-Bougoumou

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Parents and community members gathered to welcome the walkers. Here are Mary Mianscum, Roderick Blackned and Annie Neeposh.

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