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New coin from Canadian mint honours Louis Riel

Oct 26, 2019 | 12:00pm

The Royal Canadian Mint has issued a new coin featuring a portrait of Louis Riel, an important Métis leader and the founder of Manitoba. The coin was launched on the 175th anniversary of Riel’s birth. It is also the first coin to be engraved with Michif, the official language of the Métis Nation. Riel was […]