|Podcast of an Interview with Chief Darcy Bear, Whitecap Dakota First Nation cnd Sheila Coles, CBC|
This Heritage Minute follows the story of Chanie (Charlie) Wenjack, who attended
Cecilia Jeffrey Residential School in Kenora, Ont., in the 1960s. At age 12, he ran
away. He had been gone a week when his frozen body was discovered beside
the railroad tracks near Redditt, on Oct. 23, 1966.