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Protesters take over band office

The band office at Rainy River First Nation planned to re-open Wednesday even though protesters have vowed to continue occupying it in an effort to secure housing for elder Genevieve McGinnis in the new apartment complex there.

The protest began Monday at noon, and protesters still were occupying the office as of press time Tuesday night.

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