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Nishiyuu Journey was also a path to healing

geordie2.JPGThe Nishiyuu Journey may be over but the youth who were on it are now back home and having to face what they left behind. Geordie Rupert, one of the Original 7 from Whapmagoostui, lost his 10-month-old son last summer and had turned to alcohol in his grief. Melissa Natachequan spoke with him at the end of the journey to find out how far he's come with his struggles.
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Maryanne Rupert is Geordie's mom. Melissa Natachequan spoke with her about how she felt about her son being on this journey.
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