Native American remains returned to Saginaw Chippewa Tribe

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  • A procession of people walked the remains from campus to the tribe's cemetery.
  • Members of the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe return the remains to tribal land.
  • The remains will be buried during a ceremony Friday at noon.
    

ISABELLA COUNTY, Mich. (WZZM)- The remains of 144 Native American ancestors are back on tribal land near Mount Pleasant. 

Thursday Central Michigan University returned the remains and other burial items to the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe.  A procession of people walked the remains from campus to the tribe's cemetery.  WZZM 13 Photojournalist Daren Bower was there and filed the attached video report.

The remains will be buried during a ceremony Friday at noon.  A Spirit Feast follows the burial.

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