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Bringing back their name means reconciliation for a nation
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Bringing back their name means reconciliation for a nation

For one southern Saskatchewan First Nation, correcting¬†it’s name means more than changing the spelling. For Cowessess, it means taking action towards reconciliation and an opportunity for the community and its members to have their name accurately reflect the original chief who the community was named for. The name “Cowessess” does not translate into any known...