Elder digs into Spanish Flu history for lessons to fighting COVID-19

While nations continue to fight back against the COVID-19 virus, elders are passing on stories about past pandemics to help in that fight.

One in particular, the Spanish Flu at the end of World War One, was particularly deadly.

An elder from the Doig River First Nation talks about how his father survived.

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Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.