Hundreds march in final Healing Walk in Fort McMurray

 

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The symbolic 14-kilometre trek wove through traditional hunting and gathering grounds

Hundreds of First Nations people from across North America gathered in Fort McMurray Saturday to walk in the fifth and final Healing Walk.

The symbolic 14-kilometre trek through the traditional hunting and gathering grounds wove past the Syncrude mine, past tailing ponds and heavy haul trucks while the smell of crude oil lingered in the air.

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