Local law enforcement will be holding a Law Enforcement and first responder appreciation day next week. The event will take place in the Paqtnkek First Nation at the Health Centre.
Cst. Morgan MacPherson says several units of the RCMP will be on hand, as well as other agencies that assist the RCMP, including search and rescue, the department of fisheries and DNR. MacPherson says it is important to have outreach days like this in the community:
MacPherson says there will be displays next Wednesday including four wheelers, a helicopter and the RCMP dog services team. The event is from 11:00 am until 1:30 pm and will include a BBQ.