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Rendezvous Celebrates Traditions



The drum group Mukkwa Giizhik of Hessel was one of several who participated in the Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow at St. Ignace last weekend. Pictured (from left, clockwise) Sunday, August 27, are Daniel Landreville, Terry LaTour, Gregory Currie Jr., Andrew Causley, Matthew Landreville, James Landreville, and Phil Andrews. See more photographs, page 12. The drum group Mukkwa Giizhik of Hessel was one of several who participated in the Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow at St. Ignace last weekend. Pictured (from left, clockwise) Sunday, August 27, are Daniel Landreville, Terry LaTour, Gregory Currie Jr., Andrew Causley, Matthew Landreville, James Landreville, and Phil Andrews. See more photographs, page 12.

A fancy dancer in colorful regalia in the ring at the Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow. The annual gathering at the Straits of Macknac is a celebration of Native American culture and tradition, and draws participants from across the United States and Canada. A fancy dancer in colorful regalia in the ring at the Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow. The annual gathering at the Straits of Macknac is a celebration of Native American culture and tradition, and draws participants from across the United States and Canada.

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