Grandmother Eleanor Baptiste-Yateman is seen here holding a traditional hand drum, flanked by her daughters Jo Anne Green who is holding a blank sheet of paper to symbolize the Algonquin Land Claim Agreement in Principle's secrecy, and Miriam Gould (at back).

Rise of the grandmothers 2.0

Last year I wrote a column based on the story of an Algonquin-Nipissing family, who claim that the traditional Baptiste family has been usurped.

Ryan Paulsen / Daily Observer <br> Lt.-Col. Chris McKenna, commanding officer of the Royal Canadian Air Force 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, offers his congratulations and encouragement to a cadre of recently graduated pilots and flight engineers, the first group to complete the training program hosted at the squadron's Garrison Petawawa headquarters.

Graduation day at 450 squadron

The first cadre of 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron flight engineers and pilots trained entirely on-site at the squadron's Garrison Petawawa headquart

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