Friday, 14 October 2011

The Portage La Loche Brigade




"The greatest and most important of the brigades organized at Red River Settlement is that commonly know as the Portage La Loche Brigade. The chief objects of this organization are to convey inland the English manufactures intended for barter with the Indians in the remote and valuable districts of Athabasca and Mackenzie River...""Red river" by Hargrave 1871 (page 160)

Sunday, 2 October 2011

Violence in La Loche

The La Loche Hospital Riot of 2011







Violence in La Loche