Cree back Quebec diamond mine, highway extension

Quebec’s new $80 billion Plan Nord project is on its way.

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Quebec’s new $80 billion Plan Nord project is on its way.

In Chibougamau Monday, the government of Quebec and Stornoway Diamond Corporation announced the extension of the provincial Hwy 167 deep into traditional Cree territory.

APTN National News reporter Danielle Rochette has this story.

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