After 40 lay offs in the Liard First Nation the former chief says he left office with money in the bank

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Two weeks ago in the Liard First Nation in the Yukon laid off 40 staff members.

The reason, they say, they’re broke.

The lay offs come just weeks after a newly elected council has taken over the troubled First Nation.

But the former chief says he left office with money in the bank.

APTN’s Shirley Mclean has more.