(preceding photo: Michele Paper, 97, on the right, stands next to elder Tom Eagle in 2005)
APTN National News
Dene elder Michel Paper, 97, nearly tossed $1 million into the trash.
The elder from Dettah, NT, is now planning to buy a new house for his family, throw a feast and leave the rest of his winnings to his son and grandchildren.
APTN National News reporter Cullen Crozier has this story.