Bell of Batoche rings again after long, hidden silence

Thousands of people were on hand this weekend to witness a milestone moment in Metis history as the legendary Bell of Batoche returned to Metis hands.

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Thousands of people were on hand this weekend to witness a milestone moment in Metis history as the legendary Bell of Batoche returned to Metis hands.

Last week, we brought you exclusive details about how the bell was found and the negotiations for its return.

APTN’s Ntawnis Piapot was in Batoche, Sask., for the historic celebrations as the bell was welcomed home.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.