The Dene Nation says the Covid-19 pandemic has forced the postponement of its annual national assembly, originally scheduled for July in Fort Good Hope.
PositionMichele was a Cabin Radio reporter in 2020.
JoinedMarch 23, 2020
Dehcho and housing reporter, March-August 2020.
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