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Jack Blacksmith shaves hair for cancer research

Crees from several communities are working together to raise money for cancer research. Roger Lacroix and his kids are leading a fundraising campaign in Ouje Bougoumou. Lacroix lost his wife Betsy Bosum to cancer last summer. One of the events was people got their heads shaved to raise money. President of CreeCo Jack Blacksmith was one of the Crees that got his long braided hair shaved. Roderick Rabbitskin spoke with him afterward.

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