October 17, 2017

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Manitoba First Nations take over schools, student funding soars

BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS</p><p>Minister of Indigenous Services Jane Philpott, Brokenhead Ojibway Nation Chief Jim Bear, MKO Grand Chief Sheila North and AMC Grand Chief Arlen Dumas watch 53-year old hoop dancer George Bear during a ceremony to mark the first Indigenous school division to be run by and for First Nations in Canada.</p>

BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

Minister of Indigenous Services Jane Philpott, Brokenhead Ojibway Nation Chief Jim Bear, MKO Grand Chief Sheila North and AMC Grand Chief Arlen Dumas watch 53-year old hoop dancer George Bear during a ceremony to mark the first Indigenous school division to be run by and for First Nations in Canada.

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