The signing of treaty is examined through the voices of Elders. In the face devastating illness, the loss of the buffalo, military threats from U.S. Soldiers and the coming of the railroad, a people put their faith in negotiations with representatives of Queen Victoria. One week after the signing of Treaty 7, those representatives broke their first promise.
On this episode of The Mix, Vern Gervais is a veteran player who learned his fiddling technique in Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan. We caught up to him at Penticton's Peach Fest. Next, Lucie Idlout has been delivering her rock and roll straight up - no chaser for a number of years, and she's finally receiving some well-deserved recognition. She performed at the iNative Fest in Toronto.
On this episode of The Mix, The Asham Stompers have always featured and encouraged young talent. This past summer we caught up with three of their best, Brandon Courchane and Michael and Jacob Harris. Next, Taylor Dane Falcon is a fresh face on the country scene with a big voice and lots of writing talent.
Once again Josie wants to end their relationship, despite their new married (but still secret) status. Hank insists on sorting it out, and during an arranged tryst, Mick drops by with friends. Hank is forced to make to make a naked escape, only to land in jail, where he and Mick have their final confrontation.
With his golf course finally set to open, Matthew Tommy discovers he has to stay on the Rez longer than expected. Liz returns from Dubai and reunites with John Eagle, who has a surprise in store for Justin.