Sandy Bay in mourning

The isolated northern community of Sandy Bay, Sask., is in mourning.

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The isolated northern community of Sandy Bay, Sask., is in mourning.

The funeral for nine-year-old Drake Bear was held Monday.

And this latest tragedy has some community members saying Sandy Bay is in the grip of an epidemic.

APTN National News reporter Delaney Windigo visited this community in crisis.

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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.