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A child watches a mock collision demonstration by emergency services in North Battleford.
A child watches a mock collision demonstration by emergency services in North Battleford. Sarah Rae/battlefordsNOW Staff

Mock collision shows dangers of drinking and driving

By Sarah Rae
May 27, 2016 - 7:54am

Sirens blared as ambulances, a fire truck and a police car raced into the Frontier Centre parking lot. Children watched as workers covered the deceased with sheets, arrested the drunk driver and removed an injured passenger, all while listening to an explanation of events.

Minister Amarjeet Sohi is presented with a blanket after his speech.
Minister Amarjeet Sohi is presented with a blanket after his speech. Sarah Rae/battlefordsNOW Staff

Federal ministers and FSIN demonstrate improved relationship

By Sarah Rae
May 26, 2016 - 5:00pm Updated: May 27, 2016 - 6:24am

National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Perry Bellegarde said having three federal ministers speak at the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations spring assembly sends a strong message about nation to nation communication in Canada.

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