Drummer Bruce Allan keeps the momentum going in a game Lahal at the Lheidli T’enneh pavilion on Sunday. In the traditional First Nations game, the goal is to collect all the sticks when the other team misses their call. Drummers and singers perform as a distraction for their team who is hiding the bones (sticks.) Teresa MALLAM/Free Press
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Teresa Mallam is community editor and award winning columnist for the Prince George Free Press. She's won the Jack Webster Award of Distinction, Canadian Authors Association Award for Best Investigative Journalism (B.C. Report Magazine story on the murder of Mary Jane Jimmie,) B.C. Law Society Award for Excellence in Legal Reporting, Cariboo Mining Association (CMA) Award for Best Mining Reporting of the Year and Jerry MacDonald Award for community reporting for a story on homelessness.