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Elder leads group hundreds of kilometres up Yukon river in the Spirit Canoe



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Shirley McLean
APTN National News
Buck Smarch is mourning the death of his mother.

Tyler Smith struggles with addiction.

The two men have never met – until they embarked on a nine-day journey to face their demons.

They were brought together by Tahltan Elder William Carlick who leads them 700 kilometres down the Yukon river in the Spirit canoe.

smclean@aptn.ca

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