Alberta battle brewing over meteorite "with face of the Creator"

A First Nations college in northern Alberta is calling for the return of a sacred rock which now sits in the Royal Alberta Museum.

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A First Nations college in northern Alberta is calling for the return of a sacred rock which now sits in the Royal Alberta Museum.

The rock, a meteorite which plunged to earth in the 1800s, holds cultural and historical significance for First Nations in the region.

APTN National News reporter Keith Laboucan has this report.

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