Thunder Bay city council approves plan in wake of inquest recommendations

It’s been a year since a coroner’s jury wrote dozens of recommendations on how to prevent student deaths in Thunder Bay, city council is approving a plan to make it happen.

Willow Fiddler
APTN National News
It’s been a year since a coroner’s jury wrote 145 recommendations to the federal, provincial and city governments on how to prevent student deaths in Thunder Bay, city council is approving a plan to make it happen.

The inquest looked into the deaths of seven First Nations students who were in Thunder Bay for school.

Many of them died under suspicious circumstances.

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Willow is an Oji-Cree Anishinabe from Sandy Lake First Nation. Her background is in print journalism and she studied multimedia before entering broadcast news . She is passionate about the stories of the Anishinabe in northwestern Ontario, particularly in the remote north.